Gophers secondary has mixture of experience and youth as team prepares for 2017 seasosn
2017 FRESHMAN SEASON: Saw action against Oregon State, Middle Tennessee and Purdue.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Kaukauna High School • three-year letterwinner played safety and receiver • as a senior, led the Galloping Ghosts offense to an average of 26.2 points per contest, including six games with 28-plus points • on defense, recovered a fumble and recorded an interception • rushed for 275 yards and three touchdowns, while adding 19 receptions for 195 yards and one score • also returned six kickoffs for 100 yards • named Second Team All-Conference • coached by Michael Moreau • also lettered in baseball and track.
PERSONAL: Born February 5, 1998 • son of Robert and Lynda Swenson • has one sister (Sydney).
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Go behind the scenes of BTN Tailgate on Set-Up Day -- the BTN pregame show is coming to Minneapolis for Gophers-Fighting Illini!
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Minnesota will welcome Indiana to TCF Bank Stadium for the first time ever in 2018. The Big Ten Conference announced today that the game will now be played on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018.