Bill Green

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Birthday
8, 1940
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Mar 15, 1994 (53)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
8, 1940
Birthplace
Alabama
Death Date
Mar 15, 1994 (53)

About

Forward who played for Colorado State University from 1960-1963, but could not play professionally due to a severe fear of flying.

Before Fame

He was an extremely talented high school player, before joining Colorado State.

Trivia

In 1963 he was a second team All-American, becoming the first player in school history to earn that distinction.

Family Life

He was born in Gadsden, Alabama.

Associated With

Though his fear of flying kept him from playing for them, he was selected 8th overall in the 1963 draft by Red Auerbach and the Boston Celtics.