HIGH SCHOOL: Attends Marshall High School in Marshall, Minnesota • wore No. 74 for the Tigers • participated in the 2016 MFCA All-Star football game • named First Team All-State and earned the Marshall Area Co-Player of the Year in 2016 • top-ten finalist for the 2016 Minnesota Mr. Football award • earned All-District honors in 2015 • Scout gave him four stars, while Rivals, ESPN and 247 Sports gave him three stars • universally listed as the No. 1 recruit in Minnesota • Scout listed him as the No. 27 player at his position, the No. 281 recruit in the nation, the No. 3 offensive tackle in the Midwest and as the No. 28 recruit in the Midwest • 247 Sports ranked him as the 37th-best player at his position, while Rivals had him at No. 44 and ESPN at No. 48 • also lettered in basketball and baseball • coached by Terry Bahlmann.
PERSONAL: Born on July 21, 1998 • son of Joe and Helen Andries • has one brother (Brent) and two sisters (Paige and Brooke).
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Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 6
P.J. Fleck, Jenny Hansen and Abby DeMuse are this week's guests on Ski-U-Mah Weekly which streams on Facebook every Monday.
Game 7: Illinois at Minnesota
Minnesota hosts Illinois at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium. The game can be watched on the Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.