ERICK GREEN RUMORS & GOSSIP
Erick Green can be summed up with just one word: Point scorer. Wait, that’s two words. Scratch that.
Player: Erick Green
Position: Point Guard
School: Virginia Tech
Last Season Stats: 25.0 points, 4.0 rebounds, 3.8 assists
A crafty scorer, with a great wing span (6-5) and a nice shooting touch, Green led the nation in scoring this past season...
Virginia Tech's Erick Green has been named the 2013 ACC Player of the Year.
Name: Erick Green Age: 21 School: Virginia Tech
Height: 6’3 Weight: 185 Projected Position: PG/SG
2012-13 Stats (As of 2/25/13):
25.2 ppg, 4.1 rpg, 4.1 apg, 1.4 spg, 2.0 tpg (36.3 minutes per game)
47.5 FG%, 82.4 FT%, 37.5 3FG%, 2:1 A/TO
59.0 TS%, 52.7 eFG%, 32.3 USG%, 29.3 AST%
SKILLS & ATHLETIC BREAKDOWN...
First-year Virginia Tech coach James Johnson has a luxury, and a problem.
In Erick Green, the nation's leading scorer, he has one of the best players in the country. But he also has a roster of young players who seem more inclined to let Green do most of the Hokies' scoring.
Green had 30 points on Wednesday night for his third 30-point game of the season, but the senior...
Via AP on Fox
January 31, 2013
BLACKSBURG, Va. (AP) -- Erick Green scored 23 points, including the 1,000th of his career, to help Virginia Tech to a 95-80 victory over Virginia Military Institute on Thursday.
The Hokies (3-0), who had five players in double figures, used a 19-3 run early in the first half to break open a close game and take a 28-15 lead. Green's 3-pointer started the run in which five different...
Erick Green scored 23 points, including the 1,000th of his career, to help Virginia Tech to a 95-80 victory over Virginia Military Institute on Thursday.
The Hokies (3-0), who had five players in double figures, used a 19-3 run early in the first half to break open a close game and take a 28-15 lead. Green's 3-pointer started the run in which five different players scored.
Via AP on Fox
November 15, 2012
Familiar Face Brings New Change for Virginia TechLast week was a hectic week in Blacksburg, Virginia.
A little over a week ago, A.D. Jim Weaver decided to make a change in the basketball program by firing head coach Seth Greenberg. This week, former assistant James Johnson was introduced as his replacement.
The departure of Greenberg came as a bit of a surprise. Although coming...
Virginia Tech has chosen James Johnson to replace Seth Greenberg as its men's basketball coach.
A person familiar with the talks told The Associated Press on Monday that Johnson will replace Greenberg after serving as his assistant for five years. Johnson left Virginia Tech on April 19 to take a similar job at Clemson.
The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity because...
Via AP on Fox
April 30, 2012
There was no sitting on the fence for Virginia Tech this past March. Instead of waiting anxiously to learn if they were included in the NCAA Tournament, the Hokies werent a factor this time around.
Like in seven of Seth Greenbergs first eight seasons at Tech, the Hokies werent part of the NCAA Tournament, and in fact finished the season with a losing overall record and were tied...
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BLACKSBURG, VA (AP) -- Erick Green scored 12 points to lead Virginia Tech to a 71-50 victory over Eastern Michigan on Thursday night.
The Hokies (10-3), who won their fifth straight game, finished the first half with a 16-0 run and then scored the first six points of the second half to put things away.
Eastern Michigan's Kamil Janton scored with 11:22 left in the first half...