5 - Ty Greene
Ty Greene
Height: 6-3
Weight: 185
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Knoxville, Tenn.
Position: Guard
Major: Political Science
Last School: Bearden HS
gp 33
pts/g 12.6
fg % 38.6
3pt % 36.2
ft % 67.6
reb/g 2.8
a/g 2.5
Greene's Career Game Highs
Points 22 - FGCU (02/23/12)
Rebounds 8 - at Kennesaw St. (02/06/12)
Assists 7 - Kennesaw St. (01/07/12)
Steals 5 - Kent State (03/15/12)
Blocks
1 - Four times
 FG Made 7 - Three times
FG Att. 15 - at Jacksonville (01/16/12)
3FG Made 5 - Twice
3FG Att. 8 - Three times
FT Made 8 - Kent State (03/15/12)
FT Att. 8 - Six times

2011-12: Played and started in all 34 games for the Spartans as a true freshman… Earned A-Sun Freshman of the Year honors after averaging 11.4 points per game and playing more than 30 minutes per contest… Named to the College Insider’s Mid-Major Freshman All-America Team, one of 25 rookies selected to the squad… Finished the year ranked third in the A-Sun with a 77.8 free throw percentage… Ranked 17th in the league in points per game with 11.4 and eighth in three-point percentage at 40-percent… Ranked ninth in the A-Sun with 1.5 steals per contest… Hit a career-high five three-pointers against Toledo on November 19… Pulled down a career-high eight  rebounds at Kennesaw State on Feb. 6… Tallied a career-high 22 points on Feb. 23 against FGCU… Set career marks for free throws made with eight (8-8) and steals with five against Kent State on Mar. 15, in the opening round of the CollegeInsider.com Tournament… Knocked down a game-winning three-pointer on Feb. 18 at Lipscomb, landing him on ESPN’s "SportsCenter" Top Plays as the number two play of the day…. Two-time winner of the A-Sun’s Newcomer of the Week award… Earned the honor Dec. 20 following back-to-back 21-point performances against Stetson and FGCU… Picked up the honor again after averaging 17.5 points in a road swing to Belmont and Lipscomb, which included a buzzer-beater game-winning three-pointer against the Bison… Received USC Upstate’s Outstanding Freshman Award at the department’s annual Coca-Cola Awards Banquet.

Before USC Upstate: Played basketball for head coach Mark Blevins at Bearden High School… Was named the East Tennessee Player of the Year... Earned All-State honors as a senior after leading Bearden to a 35-3 overall record and a spot in the Tennessee Class AAA State Championship Game… Scored a career-best 32 points in the state quarterfinals against McMinn County… Averaged 16 points per game in final season and picked up All-District and All-State Tournament honors… Also named to two other tournament teams (Island Jam and Super 16)… Earned Scholar-Athlete of the Year honors after senior campaign… Posted 16 ppg as a junior and earned All-State and All-Tournament honors… Was named both the district and region MVP as a junior… Earned numerous honors during junior season: Prep Xtra First-Team, All-KIL First Team, Super 16 Tournament MVP, Landair Classic MVP and Prep Xtra Player of the Week honors… Was also a member of the baseball team at Bearden.

Personal: Born on June 6, 1992 in Knoxville, Tenn… Son of David and Debbie Greene… Has a younger brother... His father, David, played basketball and baseball at Clinch Valley College… Majoring in Political science… Favorite movie is “Remember the Titans”… Favorite TV shows are “The Office” and “The King of Queens”… Favorite actor is Bradley Cooper… Likes eating grilled chicken and steak… Favorite musical groups are NeedToBreathe and Mercy Me… Favorite season is winter… Enjoys reading the Bible… Favorite sports figures are Chris Lofton, Peyton Manning and Eric Berry… His parents and grandparents were his heroes growing up… Most admires Jesus Christ and his brother, Sam... Favorite quotes are “Trust God’s plan” and “Keep God first, above all else”… Active with Upstate’s Fellowship of Christian Athletes chapter… Enjoys going to church and reading… Wants to own his on training facility.

Ty Greene's Career Statistics (1 year)
    Minutes  Total 3-Point F-Throws Rebounds     
Year gp-gs min avg fg fga pct fg fga pct ft fta pct off def tot avg pf fo ast t/o blk stl pts avg
2011-12 34-34 1036 30.5 109 284 .384 56 140 .400 112 144 .778 18 82 100 2.9 51 0 81 63 4 52 386 11.4
Total 34-34 1036 30.5 109 284 .384 56 140 .400 112 144 .778 18 82 100 2.9 51 0 81 63 4 52 386 11.4
Recent Games
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 18
Games started 29 17
Minutes 1095 642
Minutes per game 33.2 35.7
FG 135-350 80-202
FG Pct 38.6 39.6
3PT 76-210 47-120
3PT Pct 36.2 39.2
FT 71-105 40-57
FT Pct 67.6 70.2
Off rebounds 21 14
Def rebounds 72 42
Total rebounds 93 56
Rebounds per game 2.8 3.1
Personal fouls 68 30
Disqualifications 1 0
Assists 83 47
Turnovers 51 26
Assist to turnover ratio 1.6 1.8
Steals 48 22
Blocks 3 1
Points 417 247
Points per game 12.6 13.7
Points per 40 min 15.2 15.4
Date Opponent Score gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 1 31 4-7 57.1 1-2 50.0 1-2 50.0 10
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 1 20 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 5-5 100.0 11
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 1 32 3-13 23.1 3-10 30.0 2-2 100.0 11
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 1 30 1-6 16.7 0-4 0.0 2-2 100.0 4
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 - 30 3-12 25.0 1-9 11.1 2-3 66.7 9
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 - 23 5-12 41.7 1-6 16.7 1-2 50.0 12
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 - 31 6-13 46.2 2-7 28.6 2-6 33.3 16
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 29 2-8 25.0 0-2 0.0 0-2 0.0 4
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 27 5-8 62.5 5-6 83.3 0-3 0.0 15
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 32 1-7 14.3 1-3 33.3 2-2 100.0 5
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 35 4-10 40.0 2-5 40.0 3-3 100.0 13
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 1 31 5-13 38.5 4-9 44.4 1-2 50.0 15
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 1 32 4-10 40.0 3-8 37.5 6-9 66.7 17
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 1 38 2-9 22.2 1-4 25.0 3-3 100.0 8
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 1 26 7-13 53.8 5-10 50.0 0-0 - 19
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 1 41 6-12 50.0 5-9 55.6 3-3 100.0 20
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 1 36 6-12 50.0 5-9 55.6 1-2 50.0 18
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 1 35 3-9 33.3 2-4 50.0 3-4 75.0 11
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 1 36 8-18 44.4 5-12 41.7 1-2 50.0 22
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 1 36 3-12 25.0 2-5 40.0 0-3 0.0 8
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 1 40 7-12 58.3 3-6 50.0 7-9 77.8 24
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 1 34 3-8 37.5 3-7 42.9 4-5 80.0 13
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 1 39 4-15 26.7 2-8 25.0 4-5 80.0 14
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 1 33 4-8 50.0 0-2 0.0 0-1 0.0 8
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 1 38 3-19 15.8 1-10 10.0 2-2 100.0 9
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 28 4-9 44.4 3-5 60.0 0-0 - 11
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 1 40 5-9 55.6 2-5 40.0 1-3 33.3 13
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 39 3-11 27.3 0-4 0.0 6-9 66.7 12
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 1 37 4-8 50.0 2-6 33.3 4-4 100.0 14
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 1 33 2-8 25.0 2-6 33.3 0-0 - 6
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 1 33 6-10 60.0 4-8 50.0 1-2 50.0 17
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 1 31 5-8 62.5 2-5 40.0 2-2 100.0 14
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 1 39 5-14 35.7 2-8 25.0 2-3 66.7 14
Date Opponent Score gs min off def reb ast to a/to stl blk pf dq
Nov 9 at Saint Louis L, 76-59 1 31 0 3 3 2 3 0.7 2 0 3 0
Nov 12 Hiwassee W, 90-36 1 20 1 1 2 4 3 1.3 1 0 0 0
Nov 17 at Texas San Antonio L, 67-59 1 32 0 3 3 3 1 3.0 3 0 4 0
Nov 20 at Santa Clara L, 85-65 1 30 0 0 0 1 1 1.0 0 0 3 0
Nov 21 vs. Eastern Washington L, 75-70 - 30 0 1 1 2 0 - 3 0 0 0
Nov 23 vs. Utah Valley W, 75-50 - 23 0 0 0 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Nov 29 at UNC Asheville W, 73-71 - 31 1 1 2 2 2 1.0 3 1 2 0
Dec 2 at Kansas State L, 72-53 1 29 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 1 0 5 1
Dec 8 Texas San Antonio W, 88-77 1 27 0 1 1 5 2 2.5 2 0 2 0
Dec 17 at Baylor L, 73-57 1 32 0 4 4 1 3 0.3 1 0 3 0
Dec 21 at Tennessee State L, 67-64 1 35 1 3 4 4 3 1.3 4 0 3 0
Dec 30 Coastal Georgia W, 85-55 1 31 1 3 4 4 1 4.0 1 0 1 0
Jan 2 Hampton W, 68-49 1 32 0 1 1 1 3 0.3 3 0 2 0
Jan 5 at Northern Kentucky W, 60-54 1 38 0 2 2 1 0 - 0 0 2 0
Jan 7 at Lipscomb W, 98-61 1 26 2 2 4 5 0 - 1 0 2 0
Jan 10 Florida Gulf Coast L, 72-71 1 41 0 3 3 2 0 - 3 0 2 0
Jan 12 Stetson L, 66-64 1 36 1 5 6 2 3 0.7 1 0 1 0
Jan 17 at Kennesaw State W, 66-54 1 35 0 2 2 1 2 0.5 0 0 3 0
Jan 19 at Mercer L, 82-74 1 36 3 2 5 3 0 - 0 0 1 0
Jan 24 North Florida W, 63-57 1 36 1 4 5 3 0 - 1 0 0 0
Jan 26 Jacksonville W, 79-64 1 40 1 4 5 2 1 2.0 2 0 2 0
Jan 28 ETSU W, 88-71 1 34 0 1 1 3 1 3.0 1 0 3 0
Jan 31 Lipscomb W, 83-71 1 39 1 2 3 1 1 1.0 4 0 3 0
Feb 2 Northern Kentucky L, 70-65 1 33 0 1 1 3 5 0.6 1 0 1 0
Feb 7 at Stetson L, 73-66 1 38 2 1 3 3 1 3.0 1 0 0 0
Feb 9 at Florida Gulf Coast L, 74-49 - 28 1 3 4 1 6 0.2 1 0 3 0
Feb 14 Mercer L, 70-59 1 40 0 2 2 3 0 - 1 1 1 0
Feb 16 Kennesaw State W, 79-67 1 39 1 2 3 5 1 5.0 0 0 0 0
Feb 21 at Jacksonville L, 68-64 1 37 1 3 4 1 0 - 1 0 2 0
Feb 23 at North Florida L, 77-53 1 33 0 1 1 3 4 0.8 0 0 2 0
Mar 1 at ETSU W, 88-56 1 33 0 2 2 5 1 5.0 4 0 2 0
Mar 7 vs. Jacksonville W, 76-62 1 31 0 2 2 1 1 1.0 1 0 4 0
Mar 8 at Mercer L, 72-64 1 39 2 3 5 3 1 3.0 1 1 4 0
  gp gs min/g fg/g pct 3pt/g pct ft/g pct ppg
Total 33 29 33.2 4.1-10.6 38.6 2.3-6.4 36.2 2.2-3.2 67.6 12.6
Conference 18 17 35.7 4.4-11.2 39.6 2.6-6.7 39.2 2.2-3.2 70.2 13.7
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 34.5 4.4-10.5 41.6 2.8-6.5 42.9 2.9-4.5 64.4 14.5
Away 17 15 33.1 3.8-10.6 35.9 2.1-6.2 34.0 1.6-2.3 71.8 11.4
Neutral 3 1 28.0 4.3-10.7 40.6 1.3-6.7 20.0 1.7-2.3 71.4 11.7

Wins 16 14 32.2 4.4-10.6 41.2 2.6-6.4 39.8 2.8-4.3 65.2 14.1
Losses 17 15 34.1 3.8-10.6 36.1 2.1-6.3 32.7 1.5-2.1 72.2 11.2

November 7 4 28.1 3.4-10.0 34.3 1.4-6.3 22.7 2.1-3.1 68.2 10.4
December 5 5 30.8 3.4-9.2 37.0 2.4-5.0 48.0 1.2-2.4 50.0 10.4
January 11 11 35.7 4.8-11.8 40.8 3.3-7.5 43.9 2.9-4.1 71.1 15.8
February 7 6 35.4 3.6-10.3 34.7 1.4-5.4 26.3 1.9-2.7 68.4 10.4
March 3 3 34.3 5.3-10.7 50.0 2.7-7.0 38.1 1.7-2.3 71.4 15.0
  gp gs min fg pct 3pt pct ft pct pts
Total 33 29 1095 135-350 38.6 76-210 36.2 71-105 67.6 417
Conference 18 17 642 80-202 39.6 47-120 39.2 40-57 70.2 247
Exhibition - - - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0-0 - 0

Home 13 13 448 57-137 41.6 36-84 42.9 38-59 64.4 188
Away 17 15 563 65-181 35.9 36-106 34.0 28-39 71.8 194
Neutral 3 1 84 13-32 40.6 4-20 20.0 5-7 71.4 35

Wins 16 14 515 70-170 41.2 41-103 39.8 45-69 65.2 226
Losses 17 15 580 65-180 36.1 35-107 32.7 26-36 72.2 191

November 7 4 197 24-70 34.3 10-44 22.7 15-22 68.2 73
December 5 5 154 17-46 37.0 12-25 48.0 6-12 50.0 52
January 11 11 393 53-130 40.8 36-82 43.9 32-45 71.1 174
February 7 6 248 25-72 34.7 10-38 26.3 13-19 68.4 73
March 3 3 103 16-32 50.0 8-21 38.1 5-7 71.4 45
  gp gs min/g fg/40 pct 3pt/40 pct ft/40 pct pts/40
Total 33 29 33.2 4.9-12.8 38.6 2.8-7.7 36.2 2.6-3.8 67.6 15.2
Conference 18 17 35.7 5.0-12.6 39.6 2.9-7.5 39.2 2.5-3.6 70.2 15.4
Exhibition - - - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - 0.0-0.0 - -

Home 13 13 34.5 5.1-12.2 41.6 3.2-7.5 42.9 3.4-5.3 64.4 16.8
Away 17 15 33.1 4.6-12.9 35.9 2.6-7.5 34.0 2.0-2.8 71.8 13.8
Neutral 3 1 28.0 6.2-15.2 40.6 1.9-9.5 20.0 2.4-3.3 71.4 16.7

Wins 16 14 32.2 5.4-13.2 41.2 3.2-8.0 39.8 3.5-5.4 65.2 17.6
Losses 17 15 34.1 4.5-12.4 36.1 2.4-7.4 32.7 1.8-2.5 72.2 13.2

November 7 4 28.1 4.9-14.2 34.3 2.0-8.9 22.7 3.0-4.5 68.2 14.8
December 5 5 30.8 4.4-11.9 37.0 3.1-6.5 48.0 1.6-3.1 50.0 13.5
January 11 11 35.7 5.4-13.2 40.8 3.7-8.3 43.9 3.3-4.6 71.1 17.7
February 7 6 35.4 4.0-11.6 34.7 1.6-6.1 26.3 2.1-3.1 68.4 11.8
March 3 3 34.3 6.2-12.4 50.0 3.1-8.2 38.1 1.9-2.7 71.4 17.5
  gp gs mpg off/g def/g reb/g pf/g dq/g ast/g to/g a/to stl/g blk/g
Total 33 29 33.2 0.6 2.2 2.8 2.1 0.0 2.5 1.5 1.6 1.5 0.1
Conference 18 17 35.7 0.8 2.3 3.1 1.7 0.0 2.6 1.4 1.8 1.2 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 34.5 0.5 2.3 2.8 1.4 0.0 2.9 1.6 1.8 1.6 0.1
Away 17 15 33.1 0.8 2.3 3.1 2.6 0.1 2.4 1.7 1.4 1.4 0.1
Neutral 3 1 28.0 0.0 1.0 1.0 2.0 0.0 1.3 0.3 4.0 1.3 0.0

Wins 16 14 32.2 0.6 1.9 2.4 1.9 0.0 2.8 1.2 2.3 1.5 0.1
Losses 17 15 34.1 0.7 2.5 3.2 2.2 0.1 2.3 1.9 1.2 1.4 0.1

November 7 4 28.1 0.3 1.3 1.6 2.0 0.0 2.1 1.4 1.5 1.7 0.1
December 5 5 30.8 0.6 3.0 3.6 2.8 0.2 3.2 2.0 1.6 1.8 0.0
January 11 11 35.7 0.8 2.5 3.4 1.9 0.0 2.2 1.0 2.2 1.5 0.0
February 7 6 35.4 0.7 1.9 2.6 1.3 0.0 2.7 2.4 1.1 0.7 0.1
March 3 3 34.3 0.7 2.3 3.0 3.3 0.0 3.0 1.0 3.0 2.0 0.3
  gp gs min off def reb pf dq ast to a/to stl blk
Total 33 29 1095 21 72 93 68 1 83 51 1.6 48 3
Conference 18 17 642 14 42 56 30 0 47 26 1.8 22 1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 448 7 30 37 18 0 38 21 1.8 21 1
Away 17 15 563 14 39 53 44 1 41 29 1.4 23 2
Neutral 3 1 84 0 3 3 6 0 4 1 4.0 4 0

Wins 16 14 515 9 30 39 30 0 44 19 2.3 24 1
Losses 17 15 580 12 42 54 38 1 39 32 1.2 24 2

November 7 4 197 2 9 11 14 0 15 10 1.5 12 1
December 5 5 154 3 15 18 14 1 16 10 1.6 9 0
January 11 11 393 9 28 37 21 0 24 11 2.2 16 0
February 7 6 248 5 13 18 9 0 19 17 1.1 5 1
March 3 3 103 2 7 9 10 0 9 3 3.0 6 1
  gp gs mpg off/40 def/40 reb/40 pf/40 dq/40 ast/40 to/40 a/to stl/40 blk/40
Total 33 29 33.2 0.8 2.6 3.4 2.5 0.0 3.0 1.9 1.6 1.8 0.1
Conference 18 17 35.7 0.9 2.6 3.5 1.9 0.0 2.9 1.6 1.8 1.4 0.1
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 13 13 34.5 0.6 2.7 3.3 1.6 0.0 3.4 1.9 1.8 1.9 0.1
Away 17 15 33.1 1.0 2.8 3.8 3.1 0.1 2.9 2.1 1.4 1.6 0.1
Neutral 3 1 28.0 0.0 1.4 1.4 2.9 0.0 1.9 0.5 4.0 1.9 0.0

Wins 16 14 32.2 0.7 2.3 3.0 2.3 0.0 3.4 1.5 2.3 1.9 0.1
Losses 17 15 34.1 0.8 2.9 3.7 2.6 0.1 2.7 2.2 1.2 1.7 0.1

November 7 4 28.1 0.4 1.8 2.2 2.8 0.0 3.0 2.0 1.5 2.4 0.2
December 5 5 30.8 0.8 3.9 4.7 3.6 0.3 4.2 2.6 1.6 2.3 0.0
January 11 11 35.7 0.9 2.8 3.8 2.1 0.0 2.4 1.1 2.2 1.6 0.0
February 7 6 35.4 0.8 2.1 2.9 1.5 0.0 3.1 2.7 1.1 0.8 0.2
March 3 3 34.3 0.8 2.7 3.5 3.9 0.0 3.5 1.2 3.0 2.3 0.4