Munchie Legaux
Munchie Legaux


New Orleans, La.

High School:
Edna Karr

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200



Career Statistics


Updated: November 6

2012: Went 11 of 22 for 124 passing yards, while adding 39 rushing yards on six carries vs. Syracuse (11/03) ... rushed five times for 32 yards including a 4-yard rushing touchdown against Louisville (10/26), went 13 for 28 with 157 yards including a 26-yard touchdown pass to tie the game with 1:03 left ... had one passing and one rushing touchdown including a 46-yard pass vs. Toledo (10/20)...went 15 for 36 with 227 yards and third rushing touchdown of the season...had two passing touchdowns including a 78-yard pass vs. Fordham (10/12) ... went 15 for 24 with 262 yards and second rushing touchdown of the season ... accounted for three touchdowns (one rushing, two passing) against Miami (OH) (10/06) ... finished 13 for 23 with 157 yards ... rushed six times for 22 yards ... named BIG EAST Offensive Player of the Weekafter going 19-42 against Virginia Tech (09/29) ... recorded three touchdowns, including game-winning, 39-yard pass with 13 seconds remaining ... rushed 11 times and threw for 376 yards ... ushed eight times for 25 yards against Delaware State (09/14) ... passed for 208 yards, 20-27 with two touchdowns ... opened season vs. Pittsburgh (09/06) going 14-28 for 205 yards and two touchdowns ... added 117 rushing yards, including a 77-yard run.

2011: Started five of the 11 games ...had a completion percentage of 47.4 percent and a passing efficiency rating of 109.0...completed 55 of 116 passes for 749 yards, five touchdowns, and four interceptions...also had 185 yards on 41 rushes and two touchdowns...Led the Bearcats to wins over Syracuse and Connecticut while Collaros was out...went for 28 yards on 10 rushes, 217 yards on 15 of 35 passes, three touchdowns, and two interceptions in a win against Connecticut (12/03)...had 169 yards passing on 13 of 22 attempts, two touchdowns, 11 yards rushing, and one pass going for a career long of 69 yard touchdown against Syracuse (11/26)... passed for 144 yards on 10 of 21 attempts, 77 yards rushing, 1a run going for a career best 65 yards, and 1 touchdown against West Virginia(11/12).

Edna Karr High School: A three-star recruit by Rivals.com, Scout.com, and ESPN.com ... rated as the No. 12 dual-threat quarterback nationally by Rivals.com ... ranked as the No. 16 player in the State of Louisiana by Rivals.com ... ranked in the top-100 quarterbacks nationally by Scout.com ... led his team to 11 wins and a berth in the Class 10-4a semifinals as a senior ... named District MVP as a junior and senior ... also an all-State honoree as a senior ... named all-District Class 10-4A as a sophomore ... threw for 5,250 yards and 65 touchdowns and totaled over 2,000 rushing yards and 20 rushing touchdowns ... also plays basketball and runs track ... served as vice president of his class at Edna Carr HS ... coached by Jabar Juluke. Personal: Born Sept. 27, 1991 ... full name is Benton Shannon Legaux ... son of Tanya Legaux.