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Brian Greene Jr.
Brian Greene Jr.

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
IMG Academy

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 205

Position:
Guard

2012-13 (Freshman): Will give great depth at the point guard position ... has an unbelievable work ethic ... stays in the gym and is a gym rat ... is every coach's kind of dream says coach Tony Barbee ... has great size and great athleticism at 6-foot-3, 205 pounds and is as fast as point guard Josh Wallace, jumps like Shaquille Johnson (39-inch vertical) and has the ability to score and run the team from the point guard position.

2011-12: Averaged 15.5 points, 6 rebounds and 4 assists per game at IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., in prep school ... shot 46 percent from the field, 40 percent from 3-point range and 80 percent from the foul line ... helped lead IMG to a 37-2 record under coach Lauren Jackson ... named to the Beach Blast All-Tournament team ... teammate of Auburn walk-on, Nick Pellar.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Averaged 12 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists in being named fourth-team All-State Class 4A as a senior in 2010-11 at Thornton Township High School in Harvey, Ill., under coach Troy Jackson ... first-team All-Area and Team MVP as a senior ... MVP of the Decatur, Ill., Thanksgiving Tournament and MVP of the McDipper Christmas Tournament ... two-year varsity letterman and two-year captain ... All-Area honorable mention as a junior in leading the team to a 25-6 record ... played on the junior varsity team as a sophomore when the varsity team was ranked No. 1 in the state in 2008-09 ... as a freshman in 2007-08, played half a season on the freshman team and the second half on the junior varsity ... full name is Brian Keith Greene Jr. ... born September 26, 1992, in Chicago, Ill. ... majoring in Business ... son of Brian Green Sr. and Wanda Greene ... his father played football at Central State in Ohio ... has two older sisters, Quintella and Delisa, who played basketball at Robert Morris ... chose Auburn over Ole Miss, USF, Iowa, Virginia Tech and Mississippi State.