Green completed 10-of-14 passes for 80 yards and 2 TDs
Spring game is scheduled for next Saturday, April 6 at 1 pm
The Hurricane will practice three times this week before spring break
Fifteen practices will conclude with spring game on Saturday, April 6
Practices begin March 5 and end with spring game on April 6
Tulsa -- Transferred to Tulsa from the University of Nebraska prior to the 2011 season . . . came out of spring practice as the starting quarterback . . . brings a lot of confidence and calmness to the quarterback position . . . has great size and strength . . . possesses a unique skill set.
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 . . . favorite movie is Finding Nemo . . . favorite TV show is "Last Man Standing" . . . his favorite sports movie is Remember the Titans . . . his favorite non-sports related role model is Denzel Washington . . . 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 . . . if he could create an ESPN SportsCenter 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 . . . a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes . . . parents are Sherman Green and Chandra Green . . . stepfather is Alex Barnes . . . majoring in business management . . . born June 2, 1991.
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