Scotty Young

Denton, Texas

High School:
Ryan HS

Last College:
Texas Tech

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 219





Scotty Young


@LATechFB QB Scotty Young Decides to End Football Career

Young will graduate this summer from Louisiana Tech


Red Team Tops Blue Team, 37-20, in T-Day Spring Game

Paul Turner leads Red to win with 114 yards receiving


@LATechSports Student-Athletes Earn C-USA Honor Roll

More than 100 Tech athletes earn academic honor


Offense Shows Improvement in First @LATechFB Spring Scrimmage

Offensive line, quarterbacks improved in Saturday's session


Defense Make Big Plays in @LATechFB Practice Wednesday

Diaz coaching defense to play with an edge


2014 T-Day Spring Game

Photos from the 2014 T-Day Spring Game


Louisiana Tech at UTSA

Louisiana Tech at UTSA


Louisiana Tech at Rice

LA Tech at Rice played at Rice Stadium


Louisiana Tech vs. Southern Miss

Louisiana Tech hosted Southern Miss Nov. 9 in Ruston during a day that also included the Hall of Fame Induction ceremony and the reunion of the 1973 National Championship team.


Louisiana Tech vs. Tulane

Louisiana Tech vs. Tulane from Sept. 12, 2013

Record as a starter: 2-4, 1-3 C-USA

2013: Played in seven games, starting in six, as he went 2-4 as a starter (1-3 in Conference USA play) as passed for 733 yards going 87-for-165 with four touchdowns and two interceptions ... Made his collegiate debut with a 15-for-27 passing day for 178 yards at NC State (8/31) ... Threw two touchdown passes in a 22-for-32 day for 166 yards against Lamar (9/7) ... Was 9-for-28 for 108 yards against Tulane (9/12) before leaving the game with a left rib injury ... Came in for the injured Ryan Higgins at UTEP (10/5) and was 0-for-2 ... Threw for 158 yards and two touchdowns in a 22-for-37 performance in a 36-13 win over Southern Miss (11/9) in A Rivalry in Dixie ... Started the game at Rice (11/16), throwing for 43 yards in a 6-for-15 game with his first career interception ... Passed for 80 yards at UTSA (11/30) as he went 13-for-24 with one interception and a long pass of 34 yards.

2012: Sat out the 2012 season due to the NCAA transfer rule ... Member of the scout squad.

2011 (Texas Tech): Did not play.

2010 (Texas Tech): Redshirted 2010 season.

High School: Graduated from Ryan High School in 2010 ... EA Sports All-America second team ... Maxpreps All-America second team ... Texas Gatorade Player of the Year ... Associated Press Texas Player of the Year ... Top-rated quarterback in the state by Texas Football ... Named to the Texas Football Reebok Super Team ... One of Texas Football's Top 300 players ... Led all Dallas-area quarterbacks with 4,467 yards passing during senior season ... Completed 64 touchdown passes - 15 more than the next quarterback - and finished the season 286-of-452 ... four-star quarterback (Rivals) ... Listed among Rivals250 and Texas Postseason Top 100 (Rivals) ... No. 10 nationally among pro-style quarterbacks (Rivals) ... Class 4A All-State, Class 4A DFW All-Area ... Threw for 4,495 yards and 65 TDs as a junior ... 129 career TD passes ranks fourth in state history ... Lubbock Avalanche-Journal Fab 44 ... Superprep All-American and No. 19 overall player in Texas ... Dallas Morning News Offensive Player of the Year ... Parade All-American ... Completed eight touchdown passes in win over McKinney and seven in a win against El Paso Chapin.

Personal: Jeffrey Scott Young ... Born February 27, 1992 in Denton, Texas ... Son of Jeff and Barbara Young ... Has an older brother, Ryan ... Also enjoys baseball.