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Michael Yeck Athlete Profile

#77 Michael Yeck

Position: Offensive Line Height: 6-8 Weight: 305 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2010-2014 Hometown: Keller, TX Last School: Keller High School



National Honors



Conference Honors

  • Named to the 2014 Phil Steele Preseason All-Independent Second Team
  • Named to the 2013 College Sports Madness All-Independent Third Team
  • Received FBS All-Independent Team honors in 2013
  • Named to the 2013 Phil Steele All-Independent First Team

Career Summary

Michael Yeck came to BYU as an All-District First Team player from Keller High School in Texas. He played in 34 games as a four-year letterman at BYU. As a junior, Yeck was the only offensive lineman on the team to start every game. He helped BYU to a No. 14 national ranking in total offense in 2013 and No.15 ranking in first down offense in 2014. He was named to the Outland Trophy Watch List as a senior and received several All-Independent honors throughout his career. See the season summary tabs below and the recognition and stats tabs for more details. 

Personal

  • Parents are Bill and Barbara
  • Born in Okinawa, Japan
  • Served in the Alabama Birmingham Mission (2008-10) for the LDS Church
  • Eagle Scout
  • Majoring in English teaching with a minor in coaching
  • Married to wife Kelsey
  • Also recruited by Kansas State, Utah, Texas A&M and Oklahoma

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Keller HS
  • All-District First Team
  • Team offensive MVP
  • Played in the Texas HS Coaches Association all-star game


2010 | Redshirt Year

  • Contributed to the scout team

2011 | Freshman Year

  • Played in four games in a backup role on the offensive line

2012 | Sophomore Year

  • Earned letterman honors as a sophomore
  • Played in every game

2013 | Junior Year

  • Only offensive lineman to start every game in 2013 (11 games at LT, two at RT)
  • Named to the College Sports Madness All-Independent Third Team
  • Received FBS All-Independent Team honors
  • Phil Steele All-Independent First Team

2014 | Senior Year