Senior Cody Green set for second season under center for TU
Green will be spending his third summer as camp counselor
Hurricane football players spotlighted over next few weeks
Green completed 10-of-14 passes for 80 yards and 2 TDs
Spring game is scheduled for next Saturday, April 6 at 1 pm
Tulsa -- A returning letterwinner and starter . . . sat out the 2011 season after transferring from the University of Nebraska . . . has a 14-3 record as a collegiate starter, including 10-3 at Tulsa and 4-0 at Nebraska . . . has thrown for 3,249 yards and 22 touchdowns in his combined statistics at Nebraska and Tulsa . . . 2012 - Played in 13 games . . . started all 13 of those games and had a 10-3 record as the starting quarterback . . . threw for 2,592 yards and 17 TDs on the season . . . had six 200+ passing games . . . was an honorable mention all-C-USA selection . . . missed the Rice game with an injury . . . returned against Arkansas and completed 22-of-37 passes for 222 yards . . . had a career-long pass of 74 yards against Tulane and a career-long 57-yard run at SMU . . . had career-highs against SMU of 36-of-64 for 413 yards and three TDs, also ran three times for 51 yards . . . had his fifth 200+ passing game with 252 yards and a career-high three TDs on 21-of-34 passing against UCF in the regular season meeting . . . had 130 passing yards and 31 rushing yards with two TDs at Houston . . . threw for 237 yards and two TDs at UAB . . . played only the first five series against Nicholls State and led Tulsa to five touchdowns and 35 points . . . completed 10-of-15 passes for 130 yards and two TDs in that game... completed 61-percent of his passes vs. Tulane for 274 yards and two touchdowns . . . 2011 - Sat out the season after transferring from Nebraska . . . Overall - Provides great leadership . . . brings a lot of confidence, calmness and intangibles to the quarterback position . . . has great size and strength . . . has great knowledge of the offense.
Previous College - Played in 18 career games and had four starts at Nebraska . . . completed 54-percent of his passes (66-of-122) for 657 yards and five touchdowns in his two seasons . . . threw for 340 yards and three TDs as he completed 33-of-66 passes, while rushing for 96 yards and one touchdown in 2010 . . . received the starting assignment against Iowa State and Colorado in 2010 . . . guided the Huskers to a 31-30 overtime victory against the Cyclones, while completing 7-of-12 passes for 79 yards. Green completed 10-of-13 passes for 80 yards and two scores, while rushing seven times for 23 yards and a touchdown against Colorado . . . started two games as a true freshman in 2009, coming against Baylor and Oklahoma . . . threw for 317 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for 158 yards and a pair of scores in those two contests . . . compiled 171 yards of total offense, while completing 12-of-21 passes for 128 yards against Baylor . . . was the first true freshman quarterback to start at Nebraska since Tommie Frazier in 1992.
High School - Led Dayton High School to a 13-2 record and a Class 4A state runner-up finish as a senior . . . amassed nearly 5,000 yards of total offense, throwing for 3,265 yards and 37 touchdowns, while rushing for 1,610 yards and 25 touchdowns his senior season . . . produced more than 1,000 yards passing and nearly 800 rushing yards in six playoff games in leading the Broncos to the state title game as a senior . . . passed for 329 yards and six touchdowns, while rushing for 94 yards in the 4A state title game . . . was named first-team all-area by the Houston Chronicle . . . earned honorable mention Class 4A all-state accolades by the Associated Press his senior season.
Personal -- Enjoys fishing, hunting and golfing . . . favorite movie is Pitch Perfect No Nemo . . . lists "Sons of Anarchy" and "How I met Your Mother" as his favorite TV shows . . . his favorite sports movie is The Fighter . . . favorite NFL team is the Houston Texans . . . lists Peyton Manning as his favorite NFL player . . . if he could play any other position on the football team, it would be left tackle . . . his career aspiration is to start his own Fishing Guide business . . . Denzel Washington is his non-sports related role model . . . the favorite meal his mom cooks is chicken and dumplings . . . his best summer job was at the Bass Pro Shop . . . if he could create an ESPN Sports Center highlight, it would be about the top 10 fish he has caught . . . if he were forced to give up all of his possessions but one, he would keep his fishing poles . . . mother is Chandra Green . . . majoring in business management . . . born June 2, 1991 in Houston, Texas.
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