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#7 Yannick Ngakoue
Position: Defensive Lineman
Height: 6'2"
Weight: 250
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bowie, Md.
High School: Friendship Collegiate
Experience: 2 Letters
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As a Freshman (2013): Appeared in all 13 games ... caught his first career interception against Old Dominion (9/7) ... recorded an assisted tackle against Wake Forest (10/19), which went for a loss of one yard ... notched three TFL and his first career sack against Clemson (10/26) ... recorded a half sack and a forced fumble against Virginia Tech (11/16) ... notched three tackles and a half sack against NC State (11/30).

At Friendship Collegiate Academy: Named a first team Parade All-American and the 2012 D.C. Gatorade Player of the Year … rated a four-star recruit by Rivals, No. 11 outside linebacker … labeled a four-star recruit by … ranked a three-star recruit by … played in the Under Armour All-American Game … earned first team All-Met honors in 2012 by The Washington Post while totaling 17 sacks … helped lead Friendship Collegiate to the DCSAA title as a senior … played for the South Team in the Chesapeake Bowl ... also considered South Carolina, Florida State and West Virginia… coached by Aazaar Rahim.

Personal: Born in Washington, D.C. … mother is Marlene Chantelly… honor roll student … worked as a volunteer with the homeless and helped mentor children … majoring in African American studies.

Career Highs
Tackles - 3 (twice: vs. Clemson, 10/26/13; at NC State, 11/30/13)
Solo Tackles - 3 (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
TFL - 3.0 (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
Sacks - 1.0 (vs. Clemson, 10/26/13)
Interceptions - 1 (vs. Old Dominion, 9/7/13)

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