Bucks sign AJ Green to a 2-way contract

The Milwaukee Bucks have signed AJ Green to a two-way contract. Green will appear with the Milwaukee Bucks and the Wisconsin Herd.

A 6-foot-4, 190-pound guard out of Northern Iowa, Green was named the 2022 Missouri Valley Conference Player of the Year after averaging 18.8 points, 3.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game in his final season with the Panthers. He also led the MVC in 3-pointers (93) and free throws (140) made last season while shooting 41% from the field, 38.8% from 3-point land and a conference-high 91.5% from the free-throw line.

Overall, Green averaged 17.8 points per game during his four seasons at Northern Iowa and left as the school’s fourth-highest scorer with 1,769 career points. With the Panthers, the 22-year-old Cedar Falls, Iowa, native was a two-time First Team All-MVC selection (2022, 2020), the 2019 MVC Freshman of the Year and a finalist for the 2022 Lou Henson National Player of the Year Award, given annually to the top mid-major player in Division I.