OVERVIEW: Joined the Gophers during summer 2013 transferred after one year at North Dakota State College of Science (NDSCS).
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Started every game at NDSCS at cornerback in 2012 recorded 19 tackles.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2012 graduate of Eagan High School as a senior, tallied 12 receptions for 211 yards and two touchdowns, and had 19 tackles and two interceptions on defense made 11 catches for 130 yards and a touchdown as a junior, while recording 32 tackles and an interception returned kickoffs and punts 2009 National Underclasmen Combine Minneapolis MVP coached by Rick Sutton.
PERSONAL: Born August 18, 1993 son of Elmore and Alane Roundtree has one sibling Elmore played football at Bemidji State (1979-80) cousins Corey Chavous (Arizona Cardinals (1998-2001), Minnesota Vikings (2002-05) and St. Louis Rams (2006-08)) and Raymond Roundtree (Detroit Lions (1988)) played in college and the NFL has yet to declare a major.
Carpenter, Richardson Recognized by AP
The Associated Press named its All-Big Ten on Monday with Emmit Carpenter earning first team honors and Steven Richardson being named second team.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.
Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship
Emmit Carpenter represented the Minnesota Gophers at the Big Ten championship game as he was honored for winning Big Ten Kicker of the Year.