High School: Played high school football for the River Falls Wildcats and was a two-year letterwinner helped lead his team to the Wisconsin playoffs named Big Rivers Conference honorable mention during his senior year competed on the Wildcats basketball and track teams.
Personal: Son of Katy and Finau Pupungatoa has 5 siblings plans to major in biology.
McCrary, Gophers Run Past Illinois 24-17
Kobe McCrary rushed for 153 yards and Jonathan Celestin added an interception return for a touchdown as Minnesota beat Illinois, 24-17.
Elite Access: Minnesota Preps for BTN Tailgate!
Go behind the scenes of BTN Tailgate on Set-Up Day -- the BTN pregame show is coming to Minneapolis for Gophers-Fighting Illini!
The Gophers have 43 players from Minnesota on the current roster. Head coach P.J. Fleck has made it a mission to lock up recruiting within a six to eight hour radius of the Twin Cities.