Van Green is in his first season as video coordinator with the Rice basketball team. Green returns to South Main after serving as an assistant coach at Central Park Christian High School in Birmingham, Ala.
Green came to Rice as a graduate transfer for the 2014-15 season, playing all 32 games and averaging 3.0 points and 2.2 rebounds while being a recipient of the Conference USA Academic Medal and C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll. He then served as a graduate assistant with the men's basketball team during the 2015-16 season.
Green began his playing career at Columbia, playing in 37 games over the 2010-11 and 2011-12 seasons before missing his final two seasons due to injury.