52  Masengo Kabongo
Masengo Kabongo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Stratford, Conn.

High School:
Fairfield Prep

Last College:
Maryland

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 280

Position:
DL

Birthdate:
05/23/1990

Major:
Economics


11/02/2012

No. 9 Stony Brook hosts VMI Saturday

Seawolves looking for seven straight victory

08/07/2012

Get to know CAA Football

Facts and figures on Stony Brook Football's new home in 2013.

08/07/2012

Stony Brook to join CAA Football in 2013

A new era of Stony Brook Football in the premier FCS conference to begin in 2013.

CAREER HIGHS
Tackles: 4, vs. Central Connecticut (9/1/12)
Solos:
2, vs. Central Connecticut (9/1/12); at Liberty (11/10/12)
Asst:
2, vs. Central Connecticut (9/1/12)
TFLs:
1.0 vs. California (9/5/09); vs. St. Anselm (10/15/11); at Liberty (11/10/12)
Sacks:
1.0 vs. California (9/5/09); vs. St. Anselm (10/15/11)
Ints:
N/A
PBUs: N/A

2012:Played in 11 games ... 10 tackles ... 2.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack ... three tackles, including one for loss, at Liberty (11/10) ... one tackle at Coastal Carolina (10/13) ... made a tackle vs. Colgate (9/22) ... recorded half a sack vs. Pace (9/8) ... made four tackles, including a half sack, vs. Central Connecticut (9/1).

2011: Saw action in three games ... made two tackles, including 1.5 for loss ... recorded a tackle for loss vs. St. Anselm (10/15) ... made a tackle vs. Presbyterian (10/8) ... saw first action of the season against Lafayette (9/24) ... preseason All-Big South by Phil Steele's College Football Review.

Before Stony Brook: Spent two seasons at the University of Maryland ... played in six games as a redshirt freshman in 2009 ... had two tackles, including a sack against California.

High School: A four-star recruit by Rivals.com ... rated the No. 15 defensive tackle in the nation by Scouts, Inc. ... the 24th-ranked defensive tackle prospect in the nation and the second best player in the state of Connecticut by Rivals.com ... ranked as the 33rd-best defensive tackle by Scout.com ... a three-year starter on the defensive line (sophomore and junior at DT; senior at DE) ... also started at offensive tackle as a junior and senior ... an all-state defensive lineman as a sophomore, junior and senior ... compiled 47 tackles, including 11 for a loss and 5.5 sacks, in 2007 ... forced three fumbles his senior season ... registered 87 tackles, including 27 TFLs, and five forced fumbles in 2006 ... also ran track and played basketball his freshman and sophomore years.

Personal: Born Masengo Maska Kabongo on May 23, 1990 in Lubumbashi, Congo ... came to the United States at age 12 from the Congo in 2002 with his mother, Odette, who works as a doctor ... has two brothers and one sister.

Kabongo's Statistics
Year GP/GS UA A Totals TFL Sacks Int. PB FR FF
2012 11/0 5 5 10 2.0-10 1.0-9 0 0 0 0
2011 3/0 1 1 2 1.5-6 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2009* 5/0 1 1 2 1.0-8 1.0-8 0 0 0 0
Totals 19/0 7 7 14 4.5-24 2.0-17 0 0 0 0

* at Maryland