Echenique Goggles NBA

The defensive standout has made a name for himself following an impressive stretch of workouts.
June 20, 2013

Echenique to transfer

Injured sophomore center Greg Echeniqued pulled a shocker Friday when he asked for and was granted his release to transfer from Rutgers. He was sitting out this season because of an eye injury, but his exit leaves a gaping hole for the Scarlet Knights at center next season. Where will he wind up? has a few of the schools he is considering.
January 8, 2010

Video:Greg Echenique

Greg Echenique has heard time and again he needs to give a more consistent effort, and after scoring a career-high 21 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in Rutgers' 58-44 win against Princeton he addressed those criticisms. He also talked about the play of the Scarlet Knights, the difficulty of defending Princeton's offense and why his father will be happy with him after making 11 of 12 free throws.
December 4, 2009

Echenique leads Rutgers past Princeton 58-44

Rutgers got a career-high 21 points and 11 rebounds from sophomore center Greg Echenique in a 58-44 win against Princeton on Thursday at the Rutgers Athletic Center. He scored 17 points and seven rebounds in the second half as the Scarlet Knights beat their neighbors for the fifth consecutive time. Rutgers junior forward Jonathan Mitchell added 11 points in the win.
December 3, 2009

Video: Greg Echenique

Rutgers sophomore center Greg Echenique had 16 points, but none more important than the two he got at the buzzer to lead Rutgers past Drexel 58-56 Friday at the RAC. Echenique, who added 14 rebounds, talked about the game-winning play, which began with 1.9 seconds remaining.
November 20, 2009

Rutgers beats Drexel, 58-56, at the buzzer

Rutgers was hampered by terrible foul shooting (16 of 35) but was able to fight through for an imporant early-season, confidence-building win when sophomore center Greg Echenique hit a driving lay-in at the buzzer. Echenique finished with 16 points and 14 rebounds.
November 20, 2009

Audio: Rutgers soph. center Greg Echenique

Rutgers sophomore center Greg Echenique spent the summer playing basketball in foreign lands. He played for his native Venezuela and also traveled with the Scarlet Knights to Spain and the Canary Islands. As Rutgers readies to host its men's basketball media day later today, presents an interview in whihc Echenique talks about better team chemistry, his improvement and more.
October 28, 2009

Rutgers Adds Key Piece In Echenique

Fred Hill's Scarlett Knights program received big time news this weekend. Greg Echenique will be a member of the team this season. Plus, there's a transfer on the way.
May 27, 2008