As a genius, big-haired Eli has always been ahead of the curve. He started walking early, was talking long before his peers, and by 14, he was ready to enrol at his dream school – Harvard. But life had other ideas, and now the child prodigy finds himself at Whittman College where he meets 41-year-old recovering gambler and freshman Leo, and they strike up an unlikely friendship that can only lead to trouble in this PG 13 movie.