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Suleiman Masumbuko 93

Suleiman  Masumbuko


Euless, Texas

High School:
Trinity HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 300




Football 2013 Season Outlook

Baylor returns 15 starters and 47 letterman from last season's Holiday Bowl champion team.


Football Holds Final Scrimmage of #CampBU

Antwan Goodley posts team-high four catches for 75 yards.


Football Completes Meet the Bears Scrimmage

The Bears went through a 45-minute scrimmage, prior to Meet the Bears event.


Football Closes Spring With Scrimmage

Bears show off balanced offensive attack in Saturday's on-campus scrimmage.


Football Goes Through Third Spring Scrimmage

Bears wrap pre-Easter work with 95-play scrimmage.


Baylor Football vs Buffalo - 09/07/2013



No. 23 Baylor vs. Buffalo - UTSI

No. 23 Baylor vs. Buffalo - UTSI

Fourth-year junior defensive lineman... Listed No. 2 at nose tackle on post-spring depth chart... Former Rwandan Civil War refugee, arrived in America as infant and grew up in Texas.

2013 (Sophomore): Played in 12 of 13 games, started twice at defensive tackle... Totaled 16 tackles (nine solo, 2.5 for loss), one sack, two hurries and one breakup on season... Had four stops and PBU in win over Buffalo in second game... Made career-first start in win over ULM in third game, had QB hurry and two tackles... Totaled career-high five tackles, including one for loss, in second straight start in win over West Virginia in fourth game... Did not play vs. Iowa State due to injury...Made career-first sack in win at Kansas in seventh game... Had hurry and one tackle in win vs. Texas Tech in ninth game... Recorded no stats over final four games.

2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in all 13 games as redshirt freshman, primarily on special teams as well as reserve defensive lineman... Earned first career letter... Saw action from scrimmage in season's first two games, played exclusively special teams over final 11... Totaled one assisted tackle on season... Made career debut and season's only tackle in opening-game win over SMU.

2011 (True Freshman): Sat out first season at Baylor and participated on practice squad, redshirted to retain eligibility... Dressed for two games, but did not see any game action.

High School:  All-state defensive lineman from powerhouse Trinity High School in Euless, Texas... Played under head coach Steve Lineweaver at THS... Rated 36th among nation's defensive tackle recruits by and 50th by Fifth-rated DT in state by, rated No. 9 in state by Dave Campbell's Texas Football Winter 2011... Named to Texas top 100 lists by following publications: Dallas Morning News HSGametime Area Top 100 (No. 47), (No. 61), Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Top 100 and Waco Tribune-Herald Texas Top 100... Named first-team all-area by Dallas Morning News... Listed on Fort Worth Star-Telegram's Area Top 50 and Dallas Morning News' Dallas-Area Top 100... Earned 2010 first-team Class 5A All-State and first-team All-District 6-5A honors after leading Trinity to 15-1 record and DI state championship game... Totaled 106 tackles, 19 for loss, three sacks and one fumble recovery as senior... Named second-team All-District 6-5A as junior on Trinity's 2009 state championship squad that finished 14-2... Had 57 tackles (28 solo), one sack and one forced fumble as junior... Teammate at Trinity of former Baylor offensive linemen Robert T. Griffin.

Personal:  Son of Hamisi and Zainabu Masumbuko, legal guardian is older brother Saidi Masumbuku... Full name is Suleiman Masumbuko... Born March 19, 1993, in Rwanda... Majoring in communication studies... Native of Rwanda, fled during 1994 civil war when less than year old, arrived in Texas in 1996... Visited parents in Africa during summer 2010.


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