By Gary Lambrecht
Navy earned a 31-30 come-from-behind victory over Indiana in last year's Homecoming game.
The Mids scored 10 points in the final 5:30 of last year's game to beat the Hoosiers, 31-30.
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Navy played six bowl eligible teams in 2012 and posted a 3-3 record against those foes.
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At Navy: Enters the fall as a starter at slot back after starting all 12 games there last year ... has started 25-consecutive games at slot ... one of Navy's more productive slot backs over the last decade ... has rushed for 1,246-career yards and seven touchdowns on just 177 carries ... averaging 7.0 yards per carry for his career, the fifth-best career rushing average in school history ... has 30-career catches for 455 yards (15.2 yards per catch) and four touchdowns ... outstanding speed and can catch the ball out of the backfield ... one of the best athletes on the team ... ran a 4.11 in the pro agility test, has a vertical leap of 37 inches, ran the 10-yard dash in 1.43 seconds, the best mark on the team, ran the 20-yard dash in 2.57 seconds, the best mark on the team, and ran the 40-yard dash in 4.50 seconds ... brings a toughness and attitude to the position ...also strong in the classroom ... All-East candidate ... Doak Walker Award candidate ... has earned three varsity letters.
2011: Started all 12 games at slot back ... finished the year as the Mids' third-leading rusher, gaining 501 yards on 64 carries for three TDs ... caught 11 passes in 2011, four of which went for touchdowns ... part of a Navy offense that finished the season ranked No. 4 nationally in rushing offense, averaging 312.25 yards per game ... carried the ball seven times for 46 yards against Army, including a long rush of 20 yards ... also caught a pass for 13 yards against the Black Knights ...rushed for 47 yards on seven carries at San Jose State ... carried the ball eight times for 67 yards against SMU, including a carry that resulted in a one-yard touchdown for the Mids in the second quarter ... carried the ball five times for 52 yards and a TD against Troy, while also catching one pass for a career-long 48 yards and a TD ... on third-and-five (12:16, 1Qtr), gained a career-long 30 yards off a pitch from Kriss Proctor ... member of an offense that scored a season-high 42 points against Troy which are the most scored at home since losing to Delaware, 59-52, on Oct. 27, 2007 ... caught one pass for nine yards and a TD against the Irish ... led the Mids in rushing with a career-high 92 yards on eight carries and a TD against East Carolina on Homecoming ... also caught one pass for nine yards ... scoring his first rushing TD of the year, Greene ran the ball in from 13 yards out for Navy's first score of the game (2Qtr, 12:28) ... rushed for 29 yards on eight carries at Rutgers ... also caught one pass for a gain of 27 yards ... carried the ball four times for 20 yards against Southern Miss and caught a 27-yard TD pass from Kriss Proctor ... it was his longest reception of the season ... helped Navy rush for a season-high 421 yards ... it was the best ground gain since last year's game against Central Michigan (437) and the 24th most in school history ... made a career-high five catches for 32 yards and a TD against Air Force ... caught a 5-yard TD pass from Kriss Proctor with 19 seconds left in the fourth quarter, the first receiving TD of his career ... carried the ball six times for 59 yards against the 10th-ranked Gamecocks, including a long run of 30 yards in what was his first collegiate game played in his home state of South Carolina ... carried the ball four times for 50 yards, including a long run of 23 yards ... opened the season with 38 yards on the ground against Delaware on four carries ... broke free for a 23-yard scamper against the Blue Hens.
2010: A starter at slot back in all 13 contests ... member of Navy's offensive unit that finished the season ranked sixth in the country in rushing offense (284.77 yds/gm) and ninth in pass efficiency (156.65) ... finished his sophomore year as Navy's third-leading rusher gaining 492 yards on 72 carries and scored five TDs ... caught 18 passes for 286 yards ... carried the ball five times for 33 yards in Navy's Poinsettia Bowl loss to San Diego State ... also caught a pass for 30 yards against the Aztecs ... rushed for 35 yards on five carries and scored a 25-yard touchdown to seal the win for Navy over arch rival Army ... carried the ball just twice for five yards in Navy's win over Arkansas State on Senior Day ... also caught a 15-yard pass against the Red Wolves ... carried the ball six times for 33 yards, including a long rush of 12 yards in Navy's win at home over Central Michigan ... rushed for 47 yards on six carries and scored one of Navy's 10 touchdowns at East Carolina ... scored from 12 yards out on what was ECU's third fumble on three straight possessions to start the third quarter ... also caught a five-yard pass against the Pirates ... carried the ball just three times for nine yards against Duke, including a one-yard touchdown late in the game ... also caught one pass for a gain of 31 yards ... rushed for 56 yards on eight carries and one TD in the Mids' win over Notre Dame ... extended his arm out to break the plane and score a nine-yard touchdown with just 14 seconds remaining in the first half against the Irish ... it was just his second-career rushing TD ... carried the ball a career-high nine times for 48 yards against SMU, including a one-yard run with under two minutes to play in the third quarter to score his first-career touchdown ... also caught one pass for an eight-yard gain ... rushed for 25 yards on six carries at Wake Forest, while also making three catches for 44 yards, including a 34-yarder ... returned three kicks for 76 yard which featured a 33-yard return ... carried the ball five times for a gain of 31 yards and caught a pair of passes for 30 yards at Air Force ... carried the ball six times for a career-high 87 yards, including a then career-long run of 26 yards against Louisiana Tech ...caught three passes for 58 yards, including the longest reception of his career, a 38-yarder ... the only slot to carry the ball in the Georgia Southern game, taking four carries for just nine yards ... also caught one pass for six yards ... was a solid performer for the Mids in the opener against Maryland where he produced a career and team-best 133 all-purpose yards ... gained 74 yards on seven carries (both career highs), while catching four passes for 59 yards (both career highs) ... came into the game having caught just one pass in his rookie season.
2009: Played in all 14 games, starting two ... finished his rookie year with 253 yards on 41 carries, while turning in one reception for four yards ... carried the ball four times for a gain of 29 yards against Missouri in the Texas Bowl ... ran the ball five times for 27 yards, including a long run of 16 against Hawai'i ... returned three kickoffs for 48 yards, including a long of 21 against the Warriors ... recorded a career-long 30-yard kickoff return against Delaware to open the second half that was then bested by a 39-yarder with 3:25 remaining in the third quarter ... it was also the longest return by a Navy player this fall ... carried the ball five times for a career-high 41 yards against the Blue Hens ... gained 36 yards on five carries and caught his first collegiate pass for four yards in Navy's win over Notre Dame ... also caught one pass for a gain of four yards ... earned his first collegiate start at slot back in the Mids' contest against Temple ... gained 19 yards on five carries against the Owls, while returning three kickoffs for 49 yards ... carried the ball four times for 20 yards against Wake Forest, including a long run of 15 yards ... returned one kickoff for a 17-yard gain ... for the second-straight week produced a career-high ground gain, turning in 33 yards in the Mids' overtime win at SMU ... averaged 16.5 yards per carry against the Mustangs and featured a career-long run of 17 yards ... returned four kickoffs for 79 yards (19.8) ... carried the ball four times for a then-career-high 29 yards in Navy's win over Rice ... averaged 18.5 yards among the pair of kickoff returns against the Owls ... returned a pair of kickoffs against Air Force and featured a career-long return of 24 yards ... carried the ball once for a gain of 14 yards against Western Kentucky, but also coughed up the ball for his first career fumble ... took his lone kickoff return back for 21 yards ... turned in four kickoff returns with an average of 15 yards per return at Pitt ... carried the ball five times for 12 yards, including a long run of six in the Mids' win over Louisiana Tech in the home-opener ... returned three kickoffs for 47 yards (15.7) ... averaged 16.8 yards among the six kickoffs he returned against No. 6 Ohio State, in what was his collegiate debut ... carried the ball once against the Buckeyes, but was brought down for negative yardage after his lead blocker slipped.
High School / Personal: A 2009 graduate of Richland Northeast High School, Greene was a two-sport standout earning letters in football (4) and track & field (2) ... two-time all-region and all-area football selection (2007-08) , he earned All-State (S.C.) recognition his senior year ... played in the South Carolina Shrine Bowl ... named a South Carolina Scholar-Athlete among football players ... served as team captain of the football team his junior and senior years ... recipient of the team captain award in track his senior season ... son of Patricia Greene ... majoring in political science.