Derrick Green 27
Derrick  Green

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Richmond, Va.

High School:
Hermitage

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 234

Position:
RB

Experience:
Jr.


02/23/2015

Wolverines Geared Up for First Spring Practice Under Harbaugh

Wolverines Geared Up for First Spring Football Practice Under Harbaugh

09/17/2014

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

Competition, Brotherhood Drive Michigan's Backfield

09/13/2014

Butt, Green Spark Wolverines in Big Second Half

Butt, Green Spark Football in Big Second Half

09/13/2014

Rush of Green Turns RedHawks Blue at Big House

Rush of Green Turns RedHawks Blue at Big House

08/30/2014

Devins, Two-Headed Running Attack Wipe Out Appalachian State

Devins, Two-Headed Running Attack Wipe Out Appalachian State

08/30/2014

Football Highlights vs. Appalachian State

Highlights from Michigan's 52-14 win over Appalachian State in the 2014 season opener.

08/22/2014

Countdown to Kickoff - Day 8

Running backs Derrick Green and De'Veon Smith are featured in day eight of the Countdown to Kickoff series.

CAREER GAME-BY-GAME STATISTICS

CAREER HIGHS

Rushing
• Attempts:
22- Miami (OH), 2014
• Yards: 170 - Appalachian State, 2014
• TDs: 2 - Miami (OH), 2014
• Long: 62 - Appalachian State, 2014

At Michigan
• Three-year letterman; Appeared in 23 games, making seven starts

Junior (2015)
• Appeared in seven games at running back
• at Utah (Sept. 3): Had two carries for one yard
• Oregon State (Sept. 12): Ran eight times for 35 yards
• UNLV (Sept. 19): Had three carries for 10 yards
• BYU (Sept. 26): Carried the ball ten times for 28 yards
• at Maryland (Oct. 3): Had seven rushes for 26 yards
• Northwestern (Oct. 10): Had 12 rushes for 47 yards and a touchdown

Sophomore (2014)
• Earned second varsity letter
• Appeared in six games, making six starts
• Carried the ball 82 times for 471 yards and three touchdowns
• Recorded two receptions for 26 yards
• At time of injury, ranked 5th in Big Ten and tied for 37th in NCAA in rushing yards (471)
• At time of injury, ranked 8th in Big Ten in rushing yards per game (78.5 avg.)
• At time of injury, ranked 9th in Big Ten and 40th in NCAA in yards per carry (5.7 avg.)
• at Rutgers (Oct. 4): Carried the ball 12 times for 74 yards
• Utah (Sept. 20) Rushed 14 times for 59 yards, caught two passes for 26 yards
• Miami (OH) (Sept. 13): Tallied 137 yards and two touchdowns on a career-best 22 carries
• at Notre Dame (Sept. 6): Carried 13 times for 28 yards
• Appalachian State (Aug. 30): Rushed for a career high 170 yards and one touchdown on 15 carries, posted a career-long 62-yard run

Freshman (2013)
• Earned first varsity letter
• Appeared in 13 games at running back, making one start
• Totaled 83 carries for 270 yards and two touchdowns
• Ohio State (Nov. 30): Carried the ball 12 times for 47 yards in his first career start
• at Northwestern (Nov. 16): Carried the ball a career-high 19 times for a career-best 79 yards
• Minnesota (Oct. 5); Ran for 23 yards and a touchdown, the second of his career, on 10 carries
• Central Michigan (Aug. 31): Had 11 carries for 58 yards and one touchdown, with a long of 30 yards

Prep
• Attended Hermitage High School (2013) coached by Patrick Kane

Key Statistics
• Amassed 1,350 yards and 21 touchdowns as a senior
• Ran for 1,500 yards and 20 touchdowns as a junior

Honors and Rankings
• Finalist for the Gatorade Player of the Year award
• Participated in and served as team captain in the Army All-America Game
• Selected to the Virginia High School Coaches Association Group AAA all-state first team as a senior
• Two-time Colonial District Player of the Year (2011-12)
• Three-time All-District Team selection (2010-2012)
• Two time first-team All-Central Region selection (2011-12)
• Two-time All-Metro Team selection (2011-12)

Personal
• Derrick Shaqueill Green was born on February 21, 1994
• Enrolled in the College of Literature, Science and the Arts, majoring in general studies


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