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Riley Nielsen Athlete Profile

#57 Riley Nielsen

Position: Linebacker Height: 5-11 Weight: 225 Roster Years: 2010 Hometown: Mesa, AZ Last School: Mountain View High School


  • Brother of teammate Ridge
  • Son of Todd Nielsen and Kathy Amos
  • Recruited by Arizona, Arizona State and Utah

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Mountain View HS under coach Tom Joseph
  • Offensive player of the year
  • Team captain
  • All-state quarterback