In the 2004-05 season, Granger carried the New Mexico Lobos to a 26-6 record, the Mountain West Conference (MWC) tournament championship, and back to the NCAA tournament for the first time in six years. He was named to the All-MWC first team, and recognized as an AP Honorable Mention All-American.
Granger was selected 17th overall in the 2005 NBA Draft by the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers have been a regular playoff team in recent years, and the organization includes former Lobo Mel Daniels and Hall of Famer Larry Bird, who was coached in college by the father of Lobo basketball, Bob King.
Granger's nickname is Texas.
In his first NBA season, Granger is averaging 7.7 points and 5.0 rebounds per game.
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