Reserve tight end, who is an excellent physical blocker.
Has played in all 11 games this season, but has no stats.
Started in a two tight-end set at New Hampshire (10/16) in his homecoming.
Has played in 39 career games with 16 starts.
Will compete with Mike Douglas for the starting spot at tight end ... Has great athletic potential ... Has played in 32 career games, starting 15 times.
2003: Served as one of UMass' top tight ends ... Saw action in 12 games, making six starts ... Missed the Colgate game due to injury ... Caught nine passes for 90 yards and a touchdown on the year ... Totaled three receptions for 21 yards and a score in the season opener against Central Connecticut State ... Made two catches for 47 yards at Delaware ... Had two catches for 10 yards in the win over Northeastern ... Caught a pass for eight yards in the victory at Maine ... Had a four-yard reception in the win over James Madison.
2002: The starting tight end for the Minutemen ... Played in nine games on the season, starting seven times ... Missed the Richmond, Maine and Villanova games due to injury ... Caught six passes for 63 yards on the year ... Made three catches for 23 yards at Northeastern ... Caught three passes for 40 yards against AIC ... Also had a tackle at North Carolina State.
2001: Played in all 11 games at tight end, earning two starts (against James Madison and Rhode Island) ... Caught four passes on the season for 91 yards and a touchdown ... Also made two tackles on special teams ... Had two receptions for 55 yards and the first touchdown of his collegiate career during the victory over James Madison ... Made one catch for 17 yards against New Hampshire ... Caught a pass for 19 yards at Hofstra.
Before UMass: Played for coach Bill Hardy at Nashua High School ... Caught 52 passes for 1,200 yards and seven touchdowns during his senior season ... Also made 12 career interceptions on defense ... One of his interceptions sealed the victory in the state championship game, while three of his interceptions were returned for touchdowns ... Twice named first team All-State by the Nashua Telegraph ... Selected to the Lowell Sun All-Star team ... Also competed in basketball, track and baseball at Nashua.
Personal: Full name is Sean Alexander Young ... Son of Patricia and Linvan Young ... Born October 26, 1981, in Boston, Mass. ... Majoring in Marketing.