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Gary Green

Position Wide Receiver
Height 5'9''
Weight 175 lbs.
Class Redshirt Senior
Hometown San Antonio, Texas
High School James Madison HS

Career Honors: 2004:

KU Offensive Scout Player of the Week (vs. Kansas State)

2007 (Jr.): Saw playing time on the year at defensive back… Played on special teams… Recorded six tackles on the season… Five of his six tackles came in the first four games, including a season-high two against Florida International… Recorded an interception against Baylor.

2006 (So.): Did not see any action during the year.

2005 (Fr.): Saw action in nine games on special teams and as a backup running back… Finished the season with one rushing attempt and kickoff return.

2004 (RS): Redshirted… Chosen as offensive scout team player of the week vs. Kansas State.

High School: Named 5A All-State and All-City while leading James Madison to the state playoffs… Rushed for 1,729 yards and 23 touchdowns as a senior… Led the Mavericks to an 8-3 overall record in 2003… Set high school records for the city of San Antonio when he accumulated 442 yards of total offense and scored seven touchdowns against Converse Judson High School… Coached by Jim Streety… Lettered in football, basketball and track.

Personal: Born in San Antonio, Texas… Major is youth development and juvenile justice… Would like to go into the ministry… Likes to relax, spend time with friends and watch television… Son of Gary, Sr. and Mary Green… Father was an All-American at Baylor and a first-round draft pick of the Kansas City Chiefs in 1977… Mother ran college track… An uncle played at Baylor, while his cousin plays at Alabama A&M.

Favorites: Place to eat in Lawrence – Chili[apos]s; Place to play football – Jerry Comalander Stadium in San Antonio, Texas; Activity other than football – Church/worship; Athlete – Barry Sanders; Pregame ritual – Pray, read the Word, focus; Football memory – Coach Mangino[apos]s pregame speech at Colorado; Thing about your team – There is a great sense of spirituality amongst our team

Defense G UT AT Total INT
2007 8 3 3 6 1-12