2012 (Redshirt Freshman): Appeared in all 11 games as a key special teams contributor and reserve wide receiver ... Made five special teams tackles, including two in Big Sky debut at Sacramento State (Sept. 22) ... Blocked a punt in the victory over Portland State (Sept. 8) ... Named to the All-Big Sky Academic Team ... Recipient of the 2012 Athletics Director Award of Merit.
2011: Redshirted ... Recipient of the 2011 Athletics Director Award of Merit.
Before UND: A 2011 graduate of Regis Jesuit High School … Earned Denver Post first team all-state honors after leading team to state runner-up finish in Class 5A … Also earned All-Big Eight Conference first team honors as a sophomore, junior and senior … As a senior, caught 54 passes for 803 yards and nine touchdowns … Finished the season with 12 touchdowns, including two receiving scores and one kickoff return … Concluded prep career with 28 touchdowns, 125 receptions and 1,909 receiving yards … Also a standout in track field, winning state championships in the 110-meter high hurdles and 300-meter hurdles as a junior and senior.
Personal: Major is undeclared … Son of Dave and Pam Young … Father, Dave, played baseball at the University of New Mexico.
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