Former Jayhawk Brannen Greene arrested on marijuana charge

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Wabaunsee County, Kan. (WIBW) -- Former Kansas basketball player Brannen Greene, 23, was arrested Saturday, Feb. 3, after authorities say they found marijuana during a traffic stop in Wabaunsee County.

According to the Kansas Highway Patrol, Greene was heading east on I-70 when he was pulled over for speeding at mile marker 322 at 8:50 p.m.

Greene was arrested for speeding, expired registration, driving without a valid license, and distribution of marijuana, according to KHP.

He was taken to the Wabaunsee County Jail. He posted bond and was released on Sunday.

The 6-foot-7 guard played in 93 games for the Jayhawks from 2013-2016. He averaged 4.6 points, 1.8 rebounds, and 0.7 assists per game.

Greene last played for Salt Lake City in the NBA G-League. He played five games for the Salt Lake City Stars, averaging 7.2 points, 3.2 rebounds, and 1.8 assists per game.

His last game with Salt Lake City was in November.