Jake Young

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Jake Young
No. 68
Jake Young.jpg
Born: (1968-03-22)March 22, 1968
El Paso, Texas
Died: October 12, 2002(2002-10-12) (aged 34)
Kuta, Bali, Indonesia
Career information
Position(s) C
Height 6 ft 4 in (193 cm)
Weight 270 lb (120 kg)
College Nebraska
High school Midland (TX) Lee
Career history
As player
19861989 Nebraska Cornhuskers
Career highlights and awards

Jacob Cardwell Young, III (March 22, 1968 — October 12, 2002) was an American football center who played college football for the University of Nebraska–Lincoln and attended Midland Lee High School in Midland, Texas. He was a first-team All-American in 1988 and a consensus first-team All-American in 1989.[1] Young was inducted into the Nebraska Football Hall of Fame in 2000.[2] He was killed in the 2002 Bali bombings.[3][4][5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2014 NCAA Football Records: Consensus All-America Selections" (PDF). National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). 2014. p. 6. Retrieved August 16, 2014. 
  2. ^ "#68 Jake Young". huskers.com. Retrieved 23 August 2014. 
  3. ^ "All-American Center Jake Young". huskers.com. October 15, 2006. Retrieved 23 August 2014. 
  4. ^ "Jacob Cardwell Young III". londonremembers.com. Retrieved 23 August 2014. 
  5. ^ "Bali bombings: Full list of victims' names". sbs.com. Retrieved 23 August 2014.