Hightower grad Green leads Texas Christian to victory
Hightower High School graduate Garlon Green scored a game-high 31 points to lead Texas Christian to a 65-63 victory over Rice Saturday, Dec. 22, at Tudor Fieldhouse in Houston.
Texas Christian's next game is 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 30 at home against Mississippi Valley State.
Green played his senior season at Hightower High School in 2008-2009 were he ranked as one of the top players in the Greater Houston Area. In that same season he was ranked as the 12th best player in the State of Texas by TexasHoops.com. Among receiving first team All-District 23-5A honors and All-Texas State accolades, Green was nominated as the Best Slam Dunker by MyHouston's55.com. He also played for the Houston Elite and Houston Hoops during his AAU career; Green is the son of Gerald (Texas Southern scholarship winner) and Brenda Green.
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