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.
Golden Gophers Defeat Colorado State 31-24
Rodney Smith rushed for 99 yards and two touchdowns as the Golden Gophers held on for a 31-24 win against Colorado State at TCF Bank Stadium.
Rogers Has Never Lost His Smile
Rogers is here right now, but he’s not playing. It’s not because of a lack of talent, far from it actually. It’s because he’s injured and physically cannot play.
Gopher Talk With Eric Amoako
Senior defensive back Eric Amoako talks life as a twin, seeing snow for the first time, dream vacation spot and more in this entertaining Gopher Talk.