2016 • JUNIOR SEASON: Did not see game action.
2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Played in two games • tried a pair of onside kicks. Game-by-Game: Attempted an onside kick in season debut versus Nebraska • recorded a kickoff with an onside kick attempt against Wisconsin.
2014 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in two games and made his Minnesota and collegiate debut when he attempted a point-after attempt against Iowa • attempted one onside kick against Ohio State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Montini Catholic High School • set the nation's second-longest streak ever of made PATs with 112 in a row • 2012 All-State, All-Area, All-County, All-City and All-Suburban Christian Conference selection • member of four state championship teams • as a senior, made 54 of 56 PATs and 13 of 18 FGs, with a long of 54 yards • also had a kickoff average of 65 yards • 77-of-81 on PATs and 7-of-9 on FGs, with a long of 41 yards, as a junior • four year letterwinner in football and also lettered twice in soccer • coached by Chris Andriano.
PERSONAL: Born January 20, 1995 • son of Robert and Sharon Harte • has two siblings.
Six Gophers Receive Athlon Recognition
5/24/2018 - Football
Athlon Sports has named six Gophers to its Big Ten Football 2018 All-Conference Team. This preseason announcement is a prediction by the magazine on how players will perform in 2018.
Player Profile: Rodney Smith
5/23/2018 - Football
Rodney Smith will go down in Minnesota history as one of the program’s most elite running backs and has a chance this season to set a new standard for all-purpose yards by a Gopher.
Virtual Tour: Larson Football Performance Center
5/10/2018 - Football
Take a virtual tour of the new home of Minnesota Golden Gopher Football, the David & Janis Larson Performance Center!