Backup left guard who will use his sophomore campaign to add size and experience for the Bears in the trenches.
2013: Played in 2 games as a redshirt freshman guard ... Made his MSU debut in home win over No. 24 Illinois State (9/28/13) and also played in the club's win over Indiana State (11/2/13) ... Named MSU Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for Indiana State game.
2012: Redshirted his first season at Missouri State.
High School: Earned Gateway Athletic Conference first-team honors as a senior in 2011 for Coach Ken Moore at Holt High in Wentzville, Mo. ... Was named Holt Lineman of the Year after helping the Warriors to a 6-6 campaign and state playoff run his senior year ... Played left guard and left tackle as a senior and right tackle his junior year ... Was part of another playoff squad in 2010 for Coach Chris Shields at Holt ... Was honorable mention All-GAC as a junior.
Personal: Stephen A. Riley IV was born 4/29/94 in Wentzville, Mo. ... Son of Stephen A. III and Kim Riley of Wentzville ... Has a brother, Bradlee ... Majoring in Administrative Management.