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Danny Green

  • Full Name: Daniel Richard Green
  • Position: Guard
  • Height/Weight: 6-6 / 210
  • Birthdate: June 22, 1987
  • College: North Carolina
North Carolina
Season G GS FGM FGA PCT FTM FTA PCT 3PM 3PA PCT REB AST STL BL PTS AVG
2005-06 31 0 81 187 0.433 42 53 0.792 27 76 0.355 116 33 21 32 231 7.5
2006-07 37 0 65 158 0.411 39 46 0.848 24 81 0.296 103 42 24 25 193 5.2
2007-08 39 1 161 343 0.469 69 79 0.873 56 150 0.373 193 77 48 47 447 11.5
2008-09 38 38 184 391 0.471 52 61 0.852 77 184 0.418 178 104 67 51 497 13.1
Totals 145 39 491 1079 0.455 202 239 0.845 184 491 0.375 590 256 160 155 1368 9.4

Career Highlights:

Played in more games (145) and more wins (123) than any Tar Heel in history. Only player in ACC history with 1,000 points, 500 rebounds, 250 assists, 150 three-pointers, 150 blocks and 150 steals. Ranks third at UNC in career free throw percentage (.845), and eighth in three-pointers made (184) and blocked shots (160). Only player in school history to record 100 or more blocked shots and three-point field goals.

Senior (2008-09):

ACC All-Defensive Team and All-ACC Third Team selection. Named to the NCAA South Regional All-Tournament Team. Averaged 12.0 points and 4.7 rebounds in six NCAA Tournament wins en route to national title. Scored in double figures in 26 games. Finished second on the team with 77 three-pointers. Sank multiple threes in 25 games. Dished out 104 assists with only 63 turnovers. Was second in the ACC in three-point percentage (.418), sixth in steals (1.8 spg) and 10th in blocked shots (1.3 bpg).

Junior (2007-08):

Averaged 11.5 points and 4.9 rebounds in 22.3 minutes as the sixth man. Scored a career-high 20 points on two separate occasions, at Kentucky and vs. Valparaiso. Registered 13 points, a career-high 14 rebounds, six assists and four blocks vs. NC State. Tallied 18 points, eight rebounds, and a career-high seven blocks at Duke in regular season finale. Contributed 15 points, five rebounds and three steals vs. Washington State in NCAA Sweet Sixteen. Scored 15 points vs. Kansas in the Final Four.

Sophomore (2006-07):

Averaged 5.2 points and 2.8 rebounds in 13.6 minutes a contest. Scored in double figures four times. Recorded 14 points and six rebounds at St. Louis. Posted season highs of eight rebounds and seven assists vs. Dayton. Hit three three-point field goals in scoring 12 points at Wake Forest. Contributed eight points, eight rebounds and four assists vs. USC in the NCAA Sweet Sixteen.

Freshman (2005-06):

Averaged 7.5 points and 3.7 rebounds in 15.3 minutes a contest. Scored in double figures nine times. Registered season-high 17 points in his collegiate debut vs. Gardner-Webb. Recorded first career double-double with 15 points and 11 rebounds and added a season-high four assists vs. UNC Asheville. Scored 16 points vs. Boston College. Tallied 15 points vs. Murray State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Strengths: Versatile wing performer with a nice feel for the game. Rebounds and blocks shots extremely well for a perimeter player. Shoots with range. Gets after it defensively.

Personal: Has three siblings. Younger brother Rashad attends Manhattan College. Is second cousins with Gerald Green, formerly in the NBA with the Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves and Houston Rockets. Also played quarterback on the football team as a freshman at North Babylon High School.

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