10 - Mike Green
Mike Green
Born: 06/23/1985
Height: 6-1
Weight: 175
Year: Senior
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
High School: Franklin Learning Center
College: Towson
Position: G
2007-08: 2007-08 Horizon League Player of the Year...Named first team All-Horizon League and picked to the league's All-Defensive Team...Named the Most Outstanding Player and selected All-Tournament at the 2008 Horizon League Tournament...Honorable mention A. P. All-America...Chosen first team Mid-Major All-America by CollegeHoopsNet.net...Honorable mention on the overall All-America team...Named first team Mid-Major All-America by CollegeInsider.com...Selected to play in the NABC All-Star Game at the Final Four...Received the Chip Hilton Award at the Final Four...Named recipient of the Frances Pomeroy Naismith Award...Named first team NABC All-District 10...Named to the USBWA All-District 5 team...Starter in 70 consecutive games (every game of his Butler career)...Tied for sixth on Butler's all-time assist chart (316) in just two years...Butler's single season record-holder for assists (172) and free throws made (196)...Named Carrs/Safeway Player of the Game for performance against Michigan in the Great Alaska Shootout...Tabbed as the Carrs/Safeway Player of the Game after leading Butler past Texas Tech for the championship of the Great Alaska Shootout...Named the Most Outstanding Player of the 2007 Carrs/Safeway Great Alaska Shootout...Named National Player of the Week by Sporting News for his performance at the Great Alaska Shootout...Named Horizon League Player of the Week after leading Butler to the championship of the Great Alaska Shootout...One of 30 finalists for the Naismith Trophy, given to college basketball's outstanding player...One of 16 finalists for the Bob Cousy Award, given to the nation's outstanding point-guard...Finalist for the Wooden Award All-America Team/Player of the Year...Chosen Horizon League Player of the Week (Feb. 18)...Preseason first team All-Horizon League...Had 15 points and team-highs of eight rebounds and four assists in Butler's victory over Indiana State...Scored 14 points, grabbed five rebounds and had eight assists in Butler's victory over Michigan...Hit a career-high eight field goals and scored 23 points to help lead Butler past Virginia Tech...Nailed a career-best four of four three-point field goals and scored a game-high 23 points to lead Butler past Texas Tech in the championship game of the Great Alaska Shootout...Had 15 points, all in the second half, four rebounds and eight assists in Butler's victory over Ohio State...Hit 10 of 11 free throws, including nine of nine in the final two minutes, and scored 20 points against Florida State...Scored 17 points, grabbed a season-high nine rebounds and added six assists and a blocked shot in Butler's victory over Bradley...Posted 16 points, six rebounds and six assists in Butler's victory at Florida Gulf Coast...Led the Bulldogs with 19 points and four assists at Southern Illinois...Topped all scorers and tied his career-high with 24 points against Valparaiso at Hinkle Fieldhouse. Added eight rebounds, four assists and a career-high five steals...Posted 15 points, five rebounds, six assists and two steals at Loyola...Scored 18 points and grabbed nine rebounds in Butler's win over Green Bay at Hinkle Fieldhouse...Had 12 points, seven rebounds and three steals in 28 minutes at Cleveland State...Narrowly missed his first career triple double with 16 points, eight rebounds and 10 assists at Youngstown State...Finished with 15 points, seven rebounds and six assists in Butler's home win over UIC...Had 14 points, seven rebounds, six assists and four steals at Green Bay...Led the Bulldogs past Milwaukee with 24 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists...Topped the Bulldogs with 17 points and five rebounds against Youngstown State...Posted 15 points, and team-highs of seven rebounds and eight assists against Wright State to help give Butler the Horizon League regular season championship...Narrowly missed a triple-double with 11 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists against Detroit...Led Butler with 19 points, seven rebounds and seven assists against UIC in the Horizon League Tournament...Matched his career-highs and led both teams with 24 points and 13 rebounds in the Horizon League championship game...Had 15 points, seven rebounds and five assists against Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.rebounds and six assists in Butler's home win over UIC...Had 14 points, seven rebounds, six assists and four steals at Green Bay...Led the Bulldogs past Milwaukee with 24 points, 13 rebounds and eight assists...Topped the Bulldogs with 17 points and five rebounds against Youngstown State...Posted 15 points, and team-highs of seven rebounds and eight assists against Wright State to help give Butler the Horizon League regular season championship...Narrowly missed a triple-double with 11 points, 12 rebounds and nine assists against Detroit...Led Butler with 19 points, seven rebounds and seven assists against UIC in the Horizon League Tournament...Matched his career-highs and led both teams with 24 points and 13 rebounds in the Horizon League championship game...Had 15 points, seven rebounds and five assists against Tennessee in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. 2006-07: Starter in all 36 Butler games in 2006-07...one of five players to set a Butler single season record for games played (36)...picked second team on the NABC All-District 10 team...named Horizon League Newcomer of the Year, second team All-Horizon League and picked to the league All-Newcomer Team...tied for second in the Horizon League in assists (4.00). Finished fourth in defensive rebounds (4.89), eighth in rebounding (6.0) and in assist/turnover ratio (1.41), ninth in steals (1.25), 11th in scoring (13.9) and 12th in free throw shooting (.742)...set a Butler single season record for free throws made (196)...one of nine men's basketball players named a 2006 Josten's Scholar Student-Athlete (3.25 grade point average or higher)...had 12 points and team-highs of six rebounds and three assists against Florida in the Sweet 16...led the Bulldogs with eight rebounds and five assists against Maryland in the NCAA Tournament...recorded his fourth double-double of the season with 14 points and 10 rebounds against Old Dominion in the first round of the NCAA Tournament...had eight points, a game-high nine rebounds and four assists in the championship game of the Horizon League Tournament...posted 13 points and a team-high nine rebounds against Detroit at Hinkle Fieldhouse...hit 10 of 11 free throws and scored 23 points against Loyola at Hinkle Fieldhouse...had 13 points, four rebounds and five assists at UW-Green Bay...scored a team-high 18 points against Southern Illinois...led the Bulldogs with a career-high 24 points and added six rebounds in Butler's victory over Florida Gulf Coast...tallied 14 points, six rebounds and nine assists in Butler's victory at Cleveland State...scored 14 points and led all players with nine rebounds in Butler's victory at home over UW-Milwaukee...led the Bulldogs in scoring (23), rebounding (7) and assists (4) in Butler's victory at Youngstown State...had 16 points, a team-high eight rebounds and a team-high six assists in Butler's win at home over UIC...hit 11 of 12 free throws and scored 13 points in at Detroit...notched his third career double-double with 16 points and 10 rebounds against Youngstown State...recorded his second career double-double with a team-high 16 points and a career-high 12 rebounds to lead Butler to a come-from-behind victory at UW-Milwaukee...had 16 points and eight assists against Evansville...tallied 18 points and played all 40 minutes in Butler's victory over Purdue in the Wooden Tradition...scored a team-high 18 points at Indiana State...had 21 points, six rebounds and four assists in Butler's victory over Ball State. The 21 points were two shy of his collegiate high, set three times while he was at Towson...scored a game-high 16 points and grabbed eight rebounds in the Bulldogs' home victory over Cleveland State...led the Bulldogs with 16 points and four assists at Valparaiso...connected on a career-high 12 (of 14) free throws and scored 16 points in a career-high 50 minutes in Butler's win over Kent State...hit 10 of 10 free throws and scored 16 points in Butler's victory over Gonzaga in the championship game of the NIT Season Tip-Off...grabbed seven rebounds and matched his career-high with four steals in Butler's upset of #22 Tennessee in the semifinals of the NIT Season Tip-Off...recorded four steals in Butler's home victory over Illinois-Springfield...scored 17 points in Butler's victory over Indiana...posted his first career double-double with 19 points and a career-high 12 assists in Butler's victory over Notre Dame. He became just the fourth player in Butler basketball history to record at least 12 assists in a game...made his first Butler regular season appearance as a starter in the Bulldogs' opener at Tulane and scored all 10 of his points in the second half. 2005-06: Sat out the 2005-06 season after transferring from Towson University. At Towson: Two-year starting guard at Towson University ...team's second-leading scorer in 2003-04 and 2004-05 ...started 56 of 58 games and averaged 33.4 minutes in two seasons ...became the first player in Towson basketball history to start every game at point-guard as a freshman ...set a Towson school record for minutes played by a freshman with 985 in 2003-04 ...averaged 10.2 points and 4.4 assists in first collegiate season ...averaged 11.9 points and 4.3 assists in final season at Towson ...led the Tigers in assists for two consecutive seasons ...scored in double-figures in 36 of 58 games over two seasons ...posted a high-game of 23 points against Drexel and Old Dominion in 2003-04 and against George Mason in 2004-05 ...had a collegiate high of nine rebounds against Delaware as a freshman ...recorded a collegiate high of nine assists against William & Mary and UNC Wilmington as a freshman and against Old Dominion as a sophomore ...led the Tigers in steals as a freshman and finished second on the team in steals as a sophomore ...team leader in defensive rebounds in first season at Towson ...finished second on the squad in total rebounds as a sophomore ...led the Tigers in three-point field goals with 40 in 2004-05 ...ranked third in the Colonial Athletic Association in steals and fourth in assists in 2003-04 ...one of two Towson basketball players named to the Dean's List in the spring of 2004. High School: All-City performer at Franklin Learning Center in Philadelphia ...scored 1,045 point during high school career ...four-year varsity player ...named first team All-Public League in 2003 ...averaged 19.7 points, 6.2 rebounds and 7.0 assists as a senior ...hit seven three-point field goals and scored a career-high 30 points against Kensington in final high school season ...helped FLC to a 22-4 record as a senior, including a 13-0 mark in the Philadelphia Public League ...led team to 39-11 record in final two high school seasons ...named MVP of the William Tennent and Farrell (Pittsburgh) High School Tournaments in 2003, while helping the Bobcats to a pair of tournament championships ...earned three varsity letters on high school cross country squad ...played for the AAU Hunting Park Warriors, teaming with Arizona's Mustafa Shakur in the backcourt. TMTM