9  Grant Nakwaasah
Grant Nakwaasah

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Richardson, Texas

High School:
Berkner

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 220

Position:
LB

Birthdate:
05/19/1992

Major:
Health Science

Graduated:
2014


03/26/2013

Football begins spring practice Wednesday

Seawolves will hold 15 workouts, including Spring Game on April 21

10/20/2012

Stony Brook beats Gardner-Webb behind team effort

Offense, defense and special teams key fifth straight victory

08/13/2012

Maysonet garners All-American from Phil Steele

Senior running back named to fourth team

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:
9, vs. Coastal Carolina (10/29/11)
Solos:
5, at Sam Houston State (12/3/11), at Buffalo (9/14/13)
Asst:
7, vs. Coastal Carolina (10/29/11)
TFLs: 1.5, vs. Liberty (11/19/11)
Sacks: 1.0, vs. Presbyterian (10/8/11); at Sam Houston State (12/3/11); vs. Colgate (9/22/12)
Int.: 1, at Gardner-Webb (11/12/11)
FR: 1, at VMI (10/22/11)
PBUs: 1, at Presbyterian (11/6/10); at Liberty (11/20/10); vs. Pace (9/8/12); vs. Gardner-Webb (10/20/12); at Montana State (12/1/12)

2013: Started six games ... 26 tackles ...DNP vs. Albany (11/23), at James Madison (11/16), vs. Richmond (11/9) and at Maine (11/2) ... started vs. New Hampshire (10/26) ... made five tackles at Colgate (10/12) and vs. Bryant (10/5) ...DNP vs. Towson (9/28) ... made a tackle at Villanova (9/21) ... had seven tackles, including one for loss, at Buffalo (9/14) ... made eight tackles at Rhode Island (9/7).

2012: Played in all 13 games, starting seven ... 48 tackles ... 5.0 tackles for loss and 1.0 sack ... three pass breakups ... made three tackles and had a pass breakup at Montana State (12/1) ... had three tackles vs. Villanova (11/24) ... made six tackles, including one for loss, at Liberty (11/10) ... three tackles vs. VMI (11/3) and at Presbyterian (10/27) ... led team with nine tackles vs. Gardner-Webb (10/20) ... had two tackles at Coastal Carolina (10/13) ... made three tackles vs. Charleston Southern (10/6) and at Army (9/29) ... had five tackles, including a sack, vs. Colgate (9/22) ... made two tackles at Syracuse (9/15) ... had two tackles and a pass breakup vs. Pace (9/8) ... made four tackles, including one for loss, vs. Central Connecticut (9/1).

2011: Started all 13 games ... fourth on the team with 64 tackles ... among team leaders with 8.0 tackles for loss ... fumble recovery for a touchdown ... blocked a field goal attempt ... had eight tackles, including 3.0 for a loss, and a sack at Sam Houston State (12/3) ... made eight tackles vs. Albany (11/26) ... recorded three tackles, including a tackle and a half for loss, a half a sack and a forced fumble vs. Liberty (11/19) ... made four tackles and had an interception at Gardner-Webb (11/12) ... recorded two tackles at Charleston Southern (11/5) ... made nine tackles, including one for a loss, vs. Coastal Carolina (10/29) ... recorded three tackles and a fumble recovery for a touchdown at VMI (10/22) ... made three tackles, including one for a loss, vs. St. Anselm (10/15) ... recorded three tackles, including a sack, vs. Presbyterian (10/8) ... made five tackles and blocked a field goal vs. Lafayette (9/24) ... recorded five tackles vs. Brown (9/17) ... had six tackles at Buffalo (9/10) ... made five tackles at UTEP (9/3).

2010: Played in nine games, starting two as a freshman ... made 35 tackles and had two pass breakups ... made six tackles at Liberty (11/20) ... five tackles, including one for a loss, vs. Gardner-Webb (11/13) ... one pass breakup at Presbyterian (11/6) ... two tackles vs. Charleston Southern (10/30) ... did not play at Coastal Carolina (10/23) ... had four tackles at Lafayette (10/16) ... recorded four tackles vs. VMI (10/9) ... tied career-high with six tackles vs. UMass (9/25) ... totaled six tackles at Brown (9/18) ... had two tackles in first career start for Stony Brook against American International (9/11).

High School: A 2010 graduate of Berkner High School in Richardson, Texas ... lettered three times in football for the Rams... all-district and all-city pick ... 85 tackles and three interceptions on defense as a senior ... also rushed for 400 yards and nine touchdowns ... 147 tackles and an interception as a junior.

Personal: Grant Hart Nakwaasah ... born May 19, 1992 in Dallas, Texas ... son of Hart and Maribeth ... has four siblings.

Year GP/GS UA A Totals TFL Sacks Int. PB FR FF
2013 6/6 11 15 26 1.0-3 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2012 13/7 22 26 48 5.0-21 1.0-6 0 3 0 0
2011 13/13 31 33 64 8.0-31 2.5-30 1-0 0 1-29 1
2010 9/2 23 12 35 3.5-17 0.0-0 0 2 0 0
Totals 41/28 87 86 173 17.5-72 3.5-36 1-0 5 1-29 1