Austin Nielsen Athlete Profile

#68 Austin Nielsen

Austin Nielsen
Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-0 Weight: 277 Class: Junior Roster Years: 2006 | 2009-2011 Hometown: Glendale, CA Last School: Sandra Day O'Connor High School


Born in Glendale, Ariz. ... son of Jeff and Misook ... married to wife Breanna ... one sister and one brother ... served an LDS mission to Tacoma, Washington ... speaks Spanish ... majoring in exercise science

Before BYU

Graduated from Sandra Day O'Conner where he played for Rick May ... all-state honorable mention in 2006 ... team's 2006 Athlete of the Year ... also lettered in track and field ... discus district champion ... member of the National Honor Society ... participated in Boy Scouts of America.

2009 | Freshman Year

Valuable member of the scout team

2010 | Sophomore Year

Earned letterman honors as a sophomore ... saw action in three games

2011 | Junior Year

Played in one game against Idaho