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Cleveland Cavaliers | #27 | Forward-Center

Mfiondu

Kabengele

PPG

2.7

RPG

1.4

APG

0.4

6'9" | 250lb | 24 years

Player Bio

BEFORE NBA

2018-19 (Sophomore): Appeared in 37 games for the Florida State Seminoles, averaging 13.2 points and 5.9 rebounds in 21.6 minutes. Led the team in scoring with 13.2 points per game. Named the Atlantic Coast Confrence (ACC) Sixth Man of the Year, making him the first player in school history to earn the award. Named to 2019 All-ACC Tournament First Team. 2018-19 All-ACC Honorable Mention choice. Finished ninth in the ACC in blocks (1.51 bpg) Had the 33rd highest free throw rate in the nation {frequency of trips to the line) per foxsports.com stats. 2017-18 (Freshman): Appeared in 34 games for the Florida State Seminoles, averaging 7.2 points and 4.7 rebounds in 14.8 minutes. Was the Seminoles’ leader on defense in the NCAA Tournament with a team-leading 23 rebounds (5.8 rpg) and a team-leading eight blocked shots. Named the Seminoles’ Most Improved Player at their 2018 Honors Banquet. 2018 All-ACC Academic Team selection.

PERSONAL LIFE

Born in Burlington, Ontario, Canada. Son of Tshilongo and Tshimanga Kabengele. Nephew of Dikembe Mutombo.