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Former College Basketball Star Arrested For Attempted Robbery

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Former NBA forward and Syracuse star Donte Greene was arrested last week for an attempted robbery in Indiana.  

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Greene allegedly lunged at a clerk at a Phillips 66 gas station and told him to "give him all the money." The clerk tried to contact the police, but the former first-round pick told him not to 

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The Goshen Police Department responded to a "robbery in progress" after midnight on Nov. 8. 

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Greene was charged with robbery, intimation and interfering in the reporting of a crime. 

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Greene was a standout at Syracuse, averaging 17.7 points and 7.2 rebounds per game. 

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After earning All-Big East honors as a freshman, Greene was selected by the Memphis Grizzlies in the 2008 NBA Draft. 

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He was immediately traded to the Houston Rockets and then later traded to the Sacramento Kings that same year.