Marques Green

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Marques Green
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Green with Cedevita against MZT in Skopje, November 2012
Scandone Avellino
Position Point guard
League Lega Basket Serie A
Personal information
Born (1982-03-18) March 18, 1982 (age 33)
Norristown, Pennsylvania
Nationality American / Macedonian
Listed height 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)
Listed weight 160 lb (73 kg)
Career information
High school Norristown
(Norristown, Pennsylvania)
College St. Bonaventure (2000–2004)
NBA draft 2004 / Undrafted
Pro career 2004–present
Career history
2004–2005 Chorale Roanne
2005–2006 SLUC Nancy
2006–2007 TED Ankara Kolejliler
2007 SLUC Nancy
2007–2008 Scandone Avellino
2008–2009 Fenerbahçe Ülker
2009–2010 Scavolini Spar Pesaro
2010–2012 Scandone Avellino
2012 Cedevita Zagreb
2013 Emporio Armani Milano
2013–2014 Dinamo Sassari
2014–2015 TED Ankara Kolejliler
2015–present Scandone Avellino
Career highlights and awards

Marques Oscar Green (born March 18, 1982) is an American-born naturalized Macedonian[1] professional basketball player who currently plays for Scandone Avellino of the Lega Basket Serie A.

Career highlights[edit]

Green was graduated from the St. Bonaventure University in 2004. In his last year, he had averages of 19.4 points, 3.3 rebounds, 5.2 assists and 4.0 steals per game.[2] After his graduation, he decided to continue his career in Europe and started to play for Chorale Roanne Basket of France in his first professional year.

One year later, he was signed by SLUC Nancy Basket where he averaged 9.9 points and 6.6 assists. Before playing for his current team, Air Avellino, he played in Turkey for CASA TED Kolejliler, where he scored more than 500 points in one season.

In August 2012, Green signed a one-year deal with Cedevita Zagreb.[3] On January 2, 2013, he returned to Italy and signed a contract with Emporio Armani Milano till the end of the season.[4][5]

On July 7, 2013, Green signed a one-year deal with Dinamo Sassari.[6]

In August 2014, he signed with TED Ankara Kolejliler of Turkey.[7] On March 13, 2015, he left Ankara and signed with his former team Scandone Avellino.[8]

National team[edit]

In 2010, he played two games for Macedonian national team in qualification for Eurobasket 2011. His average score was 3 points, 6.5 assists, and 3.5 steals.

Career[edit]

Season Team Competition Games Pts. Reb. Ast. Min.
2000–01 St. Bonaventure United States NCAA D–I 28 6.2 1.6 4.3
2001–02 St. Bonaventure United States NCAA D–I 30 15.4 3.2 6.0 38.0
2002–03 St. Bonaventure United States NCAA D–I 27 21.3 3.7 8.0 37.1
2003–04 St. Bonaventure United States NCAA D–I 27 19.4 3.3 5.2 39.4
2004–05 Chorale Roanne France LNB Pro–A 22 17.0 2.5 6.9 33.0
2005–06 SLUC Nancy France LNB Pro–A 34 9.9 2.5 6.6 30.5
2006–07 SLUC Nancy France LNB Pro–A 4 5.0 2.0 3.0 18.0
CASA TED Kolejliler Turkey TBL 1 31 17.1 4.2 7.0 35.0
2007–08 Air Avellino Italy Serie A 40 13.3 3.8 6.7 34.1
2008–09 Fenerbahçe Ülker Turkey TBL 1 41 6.1 1.7 3.2
2009–10 Scavolini Spar Pesaro Italy Serie A 29 11.6 3.2 5 33

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Green has Macedonian citizenship
  2. ^ Marques Green Stats, Sports-reference
  3. ^ Cedevita Zagreb lands Marques Green
  4. ^ "Milano si rinforza, preso Marques Green". Tuttosport (in Italian). Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  5. ^ "Olimpia Milano officially signs Marques Green". Sportando. Retrieved 2 January 2013. 
  6. ^ "Dinamo Sassari lands Marques Green". Sportando.net. Retrieved 8 July 2013. 
  7. ^ "Marques Green (ex Banco di Srd) is a newcomer at TED Kolejliler". Eurobasket.com. August 25, 2014. Retrieved August 28, 2014. 
  8. ^ "Marques Green returns to Scandone Avellino". Sportando.com. March 13, 2015. Retrieved March 13, 2015. 

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