Former Aggie Green Named Bowl MVP
POSTED: Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 12:02pm
UPDATED: Thursday, February 2, 2012 - 3:46pm
Former New Mexico State defensive back Jonte Green was named Defensive MVP of the AstroTruf NFLPA Collegiate Bowl, National Team, played in late January. Green recorded four tackles, three break ups and an interception in the game.
Green (St. Petersburg, Fla.) tallied 70 tackles in 2011 and led the team with 14 pass break-ups on the season, which ranked him second in the WAC. Green also grabbed two interceptions on the year, along with one forced fumble. Green tallied his first career interception of his career against Louisiana Tech and then grabbed his second in his final game as an Aggie against Utah State. He was also named a second team All-WAC selection.