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Husker Spotlight, Patrick Kabongo

Patrick Kabongo

For each defensive player that takes his place as a Husker, there is one dream as an individual. It's to reach what is considered the peak of personal achievement on the defensive side of the ball. It's to be a "Blackshirt" and it isn't so much a goal as it can be an obsession. This week, Patrick Kabongo was named along with 7 other players that joined this elite group. Kabongo made this his goal like any other defensive player and now that he has it, it's time to get down to business.

Some players are overwhelmed when they hear that the coveted blackshirt is now theirs. Some just sit and gape in awe as the moment passes them by, they still finding themselves speechless. For others, it's exaltation at the realization of a dream and for others, they grin a little, say thanks and get back to what they were doing. Kabongo stands as elated about the achievement, respectful of what... Recommended Stories

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