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Jeremy Young

Height: 6-3 | Weight: 215 | College: Southern Mississippi
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2006 Season

Threw for 1,769 yards on 161-of-281 passes (57.3 percent) with 12 touchdown tosses and just six interceptions … Had over 180 passing yards on five occasions, including a season-best 193 yards at Memphis (11/5) with a career-best three touchdown passes … Southern Miss was 4-1 in those games … Collected two touchdown throwing performances against Houston (10/14) and Marshall (11/25) … After a three-interception game to start the season, he threw just three picks over the final 13 games … Longest completion of the year was a 54-yard hookup with Chris Johnson for a score at UCF (10/5) … Completed at least 50 percent of his passes in 10 games … Added 224 rushing yards, with four running touchdowns … Tallied season-best 52 yards on the ground against NC State (9/16) and had a season-long rush of 34 yards against Virginia Tech (10/21) … Orchestrated the Golden Eagles to scoring drives on their opening possession seven times during the year … 2007 GMAC Bowl: Named GMAC Bowl Offensive MVP after completing 14-of-22 passes for 160 yards … Had a long pass of 30 yards.

2005 Season

Saw action in four games, playing in 30 plays on the year … Finished the year completing 5-of-9 passes for 62 yards, including a long pass of 26 yards … Completed a season-high 4-of-7 passes for 61 yards against McNeese State (9/17) … Completed 1-of-2 passes for one-yard against UCF (10/15) … Also had a run for four yards against UCF game (10/15) … Also saw action against East Carolina (10/1) and Tulane (11/26), but did not attempt a pass … Had a run for a loss of four yards against East Carolina.

2004 Season

Played in six games and made one start … Started the UAB game (11/27) … Participated in a season-best 53 snaps against TCU (11/20) … Finished the year as the team's second-leading passer … Recorded 213 passing yards, completing 18-of-46 passes and two interceptions … Ran for a touchdown against Cincinnati (11/6) … Had 20 attempts for 66 rushing yards and a touchdown … Saw his first action at quarterback against Alabama (10/16) … Completed 1-of-3 passes for eight yards against Alabama … Had a season-best 138 passing yards against TCU, completing 11-of-28 passes … Made his first career start against UAB, finishing with 33 passing yards on 4-of-11 attempts … Had 10 attempts for 22 rushing yards against TCU … Completed a season-long pass of 35 yards against East Carolina (10/23).

2003 Season


High School

Played for Coach Willie Collins … Accounted for 1,200 yards and 18 touchdowns passing as a senior … Rushed for 470 yards and seven touchdowns … Helped Provine to a 26-9 record and three-consecutive playoff appearances during his career … Mississippi Association of Coaches Second-Team All-State … Second-team all-state by The Clarion-Ledger … Second-team all-metro … Division 4-4A Offensive Player of the Year … Recorded an 8-3 record in 2002 and an appearance in the second round of the state play-offs … Provine was 11-1 in 2001 and also made an appearance in the second round of the 4A playoffs … Three-year starter, threw for 1,160 yards and 17 touchdowns as a junior and rushed for five scores … As a sophomore, he threw for 700 yards and 11 touchdowns … No. 10 player in the state of Mississippi by SuperPrep … Three-star rating by rivals.com … No. 33 on the rivals.com national quarterback list … No. 11 overall player in the state of Mississippi by rivals.com … 3.5 rating by Forrest Davis National Football Recruiting Annual … Two-star rating by TheInsiders.com … One-star rating by PrepStar … Also lettered in basketball … Third-team all-metro.


Son of Nathaniel and Shirley Young … Majoring in marketing … Born May 5, 1985.


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