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.
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.