Seawolves looking for seven straight victory
Each student-athlete maintained a 3.0 GPA last year
Facts and figures on Stony Brook Football's new home in 2013.
A new era of Stony Brook Football in the premier FCS conference to begin in 2013.
2012: Played in 12 games, starting five ... started vs. Villanova (11/24) and at Liberty (11/10) ...made a 19-yard catch at Presbyterian (10/27) ... started at Army (9/29) ... started vs. Pace (9/8) and Central Connecticut (9/1).
2011: Played in 12 games, starting two ... blocked for a scoring offense that ranked second in FCS (38.0 ppg), arushing attack that ranked fourth (267.31) and a total offense that ranked eighth (441.62) ...started vs. Albany (11/26) ... started at tight end at Buffalo (9/10) ... saw action at UTEP (9/3).
2010: Played in 11 games, starting two at tight end ... caught first pass at Coastal Carolina (10/23) ... made first career start at Lafayette (10/16) ... helped block for a rushing attack that ranked eighth in FCS with 218 yards per game and produced two 1,000-yard rushers.
2009: Saw action against Presbyterian (10/3).
High School: A 2008 graduate of Lindenhurst High School ... three-time letterwinner in football for the Bulldogs ... all-division selection ... also lettered in basketball ... helped that team to a league championship ... business honor society.
Personal: David Jensen Shukri ... born May 25, 1990 in Bethpage, New York ... son of the late David Shukri and Joyce Shukri ... father and uncle both played football at Penn State in the 70s.