2015 • JUNIOR SEASON: Missed the season with an injury.
2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see game action • was a student at Minnesota is 2012, but joined the football team prior to the 2013 season.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Plainfield North High School • three-year letter-winner in football • also lettered in baseball • named an All-State Scholar.
PERSONAL: Born Aug. 28, 1993 • son on Kevin and Lee Starks • has one sister and two brothers • father lettered in football for Minnesota from 1983-85 before playing one season with the NFL's Atlanta Falcons in 1987.
Gophers Tackle B1G Media Days
The Gophers open fall camp on Friday, Aug. 5, but first there is the annual Big Ten media days and luncheon in Chicago.
Meet The Newcomers: Thomas Barber
This season, there is another Barber on campus, as freshman linebacker Thomas Barber will don the Maroon and Gold in the fall.
Meet The Newcomers: Vincent Calhoun
Get to know newcomer Vincent Calhoun whose favorite NFL player is Michael Oher. The two have more similarities than just their position.