One-year letterman who is a durable offensive lineman and should provide a solid backup at guard this season ... 2008: Played in a pair of road games as a redshirt freshman ... Saw action at Oklahoma State (9/13/08) in his first collegiate game, and was part of the team's winning effort at Illinois State (10/18/08) ... 2007: Redshirted as a true freshman at Missouri State ... High School: Was a two-year starter and three-year letterman for Coach Harold Wambsgans at Lee's Summit (Mo.) North High as an offensive and defensive lineman ... Earned Class 6 second-team all-state honors as a senior in 2006, while starting all 10 games at left tackle ... Also claimed Kansas City Star All-Metro second team, all-area and second team All-Suburban Big Seven Conference honors as a senior ... Named to honorable mention all-conference squad as a junior ... Was also a three-year letterman for the track team as a standout shot and discus thrower, helping the Broncos to the 2005 Class 4 state title ... Personal: Bryan James Young was born 11/17/88 in Overland Park, Kan. ... Son of Sharol Young and the late Jay Young of Lee's Summit, Mo. ... Majoring in Criminology ... Has two sisters, Kristen and Megan.