82 A.J. Barker  
A.J. Barker

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
St. Paul, Minn.

High School:
De La Salle HS

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 191

Position:
Wide Receiver

Experience:
HS


10/27/2012

Game Notes: Gopher Football 44, Purdue 28 (10/27/12)

Game notes from Minnesota's 44-28 win over Purdue on Oct. 27, 2012

10/27/2012

Minnesota Rolls Past Purdue, 44-28

Freshman Philip Nelson threw three touchdown passes in the first half as the Gophers beat Purdue

10/27/2012

Postgame Quotes: Northwestern 21, Minnesota 13 (Oct. 27, 2012)

Postgame quotes from the Gophers' 44-28 win over Purdue

10/13/2012

Gophers Defeated by Northwestern, 21-13

MarQueis Gray rushes for 86 yards and a touchdown

10/13/2012

Postgame Notes: Northwestern 21, Gophers 13

Postgame notes from the Gophers' 21-13 homecoming loss to Northwestern

2011 • SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in two games during the 2011 season.

2010 • FRESHMAN SEASON:
Appeared in four games during the 2010 season • made one catch for a 17-yard gain against Iowa (11/27) • earned first varsity letter.

2009:
Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL:
A 2009 graduate of De La Salle High School (Minn.) • earned 13 varsity letters (5 basketball, 4 football, 2 track and field, 1 golf, 1 baseball) during his career at De La Salle • four-time all-conference selection on the gridiron • two-time all-metro and all-state selection • also a two-time honorable mention all-state performer • hauled in 45 receptions for 795 yards and 14 touchdowns as a senior • holds state career records for receiving yardage (4,018) and receiving touchdowns (50) • led his team to section championships as a junior and senior, while finishing as the state runner-up each season.

PERSONAL:
Son of John and Jan Barker • born March 25, 1991 • economics major.