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Last season, Lehigh (Florida) five-star running back and Alabama pledge Richard Young showed why he was one of the top recruits in America, rushing for 1,755 yards and 19 touchdowns in just 10 games.

The 5-foot-11, 200-pound ball-carrier will have a chance to exceed those numbers as a senior, especially if he delivers long touchdown runs like the one he produced Friday night.

Young broke through the line and got to the sideline, sprinting for a 90-yard touchdown run 

The dynamic ball-carrier is part of the nation's best 1-2 running back recruiting duo for Alabama, as he is joined by Buford (Georgia) five-star back Justice Haynes, the No. 1 player in the country at his position according to Rivals

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Overall, Young and Haynes represent two of Alabama's four five-star pledges, along with Mill Creek (Georgia) five-star safety Caleb Downs and Florence (Alabama) five-star cornerback Jahlil Florence. 

Alabama's class is rated No. 1 nationally.