UND Roster

2019-20 Football Roster

#87 Michael Young


Height 5-10
Weight 190
Class Junior
Hometown Saint Rose, LA
High School Destrehan


  • Had seven catches for 138 yards in 13 games
  • Recorded longest kickoff return of the season against Vanderbilt, totaling 48 yards
  • Caught career-long 66-yard pass against Wake Forest


  • Played in all 13 games
  • Caught four passes for 18 yards and one TD
  • Rushed for six yards on one carry and returned one kickoff for 18 yards
  • First career TD reception was a fourth-quarter grab that tied the game and ultimately helped the Irish defeat LSU, 21-17, in Citrus Bowl


  • Led Destrehan to an 11-1 record as a senior in 2016
  • Helped Destrehan reach the 2016 Louisiana High School Athletic Association 5A State semifinals
  • 35 catches for 507 yards and six touchdowns
  • No. 18-ranked player in the 2017 New Orleans Times-Picayune Nifty 50
  • First-team wide receiver on Louisiana District 7-5A squad in 2015 and 2016
  • No. 75 wide receiver by Scout.com
  • No. 69 wide receiver by 247Sports.com
  • No. 92 wide receiver by ESPN.com
  • No. 71 wide receiver by Rivals.com
  • Louisiana’s No. 36-ranked player by Scout.com, No. 18-ranked player by 247Sports, No. 24-ranked player by ESPN and No. 20-ranked player by Rivals
  • Played for coach Stephen Robicheaux at Destrehan
  • Enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters, majoring in film, television and theatre