Four Georgia Tech football student-athletes honored for excellence on field, in classroom
Fall Commencement Ceremony Set for Saturday at McCamish Pavilion
Clinton Lynch scores career-high three touchdowns against Cavaliers
Yellow Jackets scrimmaged Saturday morning in Bobby Dodd Stadium
The switch back to a 4-3 has the D-Line ready and eager to do some hitting
USATSI Gallery - Duke @ Georgia Tech
USATSI Gallery - Georgia Southern @ Georgia Tech
Seven different players scored a touchdown, including four with the first of their careers, as No. 16 Georgia Tech's offense light up the Atlanta skyline with a 69-6 win Thursday night over Alcorn State.
Orange Bowl on December 31, 2014
2014 (Redshirt Sophomore): Saw action in 12 games, making six starts ... Had 18 tackles, including 15 solo, 2.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks ... Registered three solo tackles, one tackle for loss, one sack, and recovered a fumble in Orange Bowl win over Mississippi State ... Tallied two tackles vs. Florida State in ACC Championship Game (Dec. 6) ... Had two solo tackles vs. Clemson (Nov. 15) ... Tallied one solo tackle at NC State (Nov. 8) ... Saw action at Pitt (10/25) ... Registered one solo tackle vs. Duke (Oct. 11) ... Broke up pass vs. Miami (Oct. 4) ... Had one solo tackle at Virginia Tech (Sept. 20) ... Tallied one tackle and first career sack vs. Georgia Southern (Sept. 13) ... Recorded two tackles and first career tackle for loss of five yards at Tulane (Sept. 6) ... Made first career start in first career game and tallied five tackles in season opener against Wofford (Aug. 30).
2013 (Redshirt Freshman): Did not play ... Missed season recovering from injury.
2012 (True Freshman): Redshirted, did not play ... 2012-13 ACC Honor Roll.
High School: Good Counsel H.S. ... Played for head coach Bob Milloy ... Three-star Rivals.com recruit ... Good Counsel finished 12-0 for first undefeated season in school history ... Team captain ... Totaled 18 tackles for loss and nine sacks as senior ... First-team all-conference pick ... Consensus All-State pick and All-Metro selection by The Washington Post.
Personal: Full name is Roderick Anthony Rook-Chungong ... Born February 21, 1994 ... Son of Richard Chungong Sr. and Angela Rook ... Has three siblings – Richard Jr., Larisa and Kimberly ... Wore No. 50 in high school, and received number when mother was 50 years old ... Majoring in literature, media and communication.
Tackles: 6 vs. Boston College, Sept. 3, 2016
Solo tackles: 4, three times - last at No. 18/22 Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2016
Tackles for Loss: 3.0 vs. Georgia Southern, Oct. 15, 2016
Sacks: 1.0 vs. Mississippi State, Dec. 31, 2014
Fumble Recoveries: 1 vs. Mississippi State, Dec. 31, 2014
Pass Breakups: 1, twice - last vs. Virginia Tech, Nov. 12, 2015
Interceptions: 1 at Virginia, Oct. 31, 2015
Quarterback Hurries: 2 vs. Mercer, Sept. 10, 2016
Blocked Kicks: 1 vs. Boston College, Sept. 3, 2016 (field goal)