Green is in his first season on the Aggies' staff as a graduate assistant. Green is returning to USU following his LDS Church Mission which came after a standout two-year career after originally joining the Aggies from Salt Lake (Utah) CC. Green is a native of Kaysville, Utah, where he attended Davis HS.
WAC All-Newcomer Team (2010).
Ranks first all-time at Utah State for both a single-season and career in three-point percentage of 50.0 percent ... The previous records were held by Jaycee Carroll (2005-08) who shot 49.8 percent from three during the 2007-08 season and had a career three-point percentage of 46.5 percent from behind the arc for his career.
Brings great energy to team and gives tremendous effort and emotion... One of the premier shooters in the WAC... Needs to improve on the defensive end of the court... Changing his number from 12 to 23 this year.
2010 SEASON (JR.):
Was named to the WAC's all-newcomer team in his first year at Utah State as he led the league in three-point shooting at 50.0 percent (53-106)... Finished the year averaging 7.6 points and 1.6 rebounds, while shooting 47.7 percent from the field and 84.0 percent at the free throw line... Played an average of 17.6 minutes per game as he appeared in 34 contests during the season, starting the first three of the year... In WAC games, he averaged 8.8 points and shot 56.3 percent from the field (45-80), 63.3 percent from three-point range (31-49) and 91.7 percent at the free throw line (11-12)... Overall, he scored in double-figures eight times during the season, including a season-high 18 points against Boise State in the quarterfinals of the WAC Tournament as he was 7-of-10 from the field and 4-of-6 from three-point range... He also tied his season-high with four rebounds against the Broncos... Made a season-high five three-pointers on seven attempts at Fresno State (1/21) as he finished the game with 17 points... Finished the year by scoring at least eight points in 12 of the final 17 games of the year... Voted the Most Inspirational Player by his teammates, along with Tai Wesley.
Averaged 14.1 points, 2.6 assists and 2.4 rebounds as a sophomore at Salt Lake Community College during the 2007-08 season as he helped lead the Bruins to a 32-4 record and an appearance in the championship game of the National Junior College Athletic Association tournament... Finished the season shooting 48.1 percent from the field (186-387), 47.2 percent from three-point range (93-197) and 89.8 percent from the free throw line (44-49), while scoring in double-figures 25 times... Had seven 20-point games during the year including a career-high 31 points against Northeastern JC as he was 10-of-15 from the field, 6-of-8 from three-point range and 5-of-5 from the free throw line... Earned first-team all-region honors and was named the Most Valuable Player of the Region 18 Tournament... Was also named to the NJCAA all-tournament team and received the Bud Obee Award which is given to the best small guard in the national tournament... Earned second-team all-region honors as a freshman at SLCC as he averaged 13.9 points and 2.8 assists, and shot 51.5 percent from the field (169-328), 41.2 percent from three-point range (75-182) and 80.4 percent from the free throw line (45-56)... Scored in double-figures 29 times during the season and had five 20-point games.
Prepped at Davis High School and averaged approximately 17 points during his senior season as he led the Darts to a region championship and the semifinals of the state tournament... As a prep senior, he was named a first-team all-state selection by both the Salt Lake Tribune and Deseret News and was also named the Most Valuable Player of his conference.
Full name is Brian Nicholas Green... Born in Redlands, Calif... Parents are Cary and Charla Green... Has three brothers... Enjoys hiking, ping pong and playing Xbox... Majoring in psychology.
DID YOU KNOW?
Brain Green grew up playing the piano.