Young announced the offer on his Twitter page Wednesday evening.
In addition to his offer from the Cornhuskers, Young also has offers from Middle Tennessee, Louisville, San Diego State, Colorado State, UNLV, Syracuse, Arizona and Utah State.
As a freshman last season, Young finished with 46 tackles, eight tackles-for-loss and 2.5 sacks while working his way into the Gila Monsters' defensive line rotation.
Young is on pace to finish up his two-year degree in December and he will have three years to play two following the 2016 football season.
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