Cameron Botticelli
Cameron Botticelli

RS Senior

Milwaukee, Wis.

High School:
Marquette University HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 290


4 Letters

Youth Development Leadership


Gophers Release Depth Chart, Injury Report

Minnesota hosts UNLV at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29


Thirty-One Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Minnesota ranks second in the conference, increases total from 2011 to 2012 by 13


Gophers Place 70 on Fall Academic All-Big Ten List

Minnesota improves fall Academic All-Big Ten total by 11


Minnesota-UNLV Game Notes

Golden Gophers 30, Rebels 27


Gophers Earn 59 Spots on Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts


Brick by Brick 2014: Ep. 7

The latest episode of Brick by Brick takes you behind the scenes in Michigan.


Gophers Claim Little Brown Jug

Minnesota defeated Michigan, 30-14, to claim the Little Brown Jug.


Brick by Brick: Episode #14

Brick by Brick Episode 14: The Program.


Minnesota Tops Northwestern

Aided by three turnovers, the Gopher football team defeated Northwestern, 20-17.


Football vs Northwestern 10.11.14

Football vs Northwestern 10.11.14


Football vs Eastern Illinois 08.28.14

Football vs Eastern Illinois 08.28.14


Texas Bowl: Minnesota vs. Syracuse 12.27.13

Texas Bowl: Minnesota vs. Syracuse 12.27.13


Football vs Michigan 10.05.13

Football vs Michigan 10.05.13


Gopher Football vs. Michigan, Nov. 3

Photos from Gopher Football vs. the Michigan Wolverines on Nov. 3, 2012 at TCF Bank Stadium.

Photo Gallery

2014 • SENIOR SEASON: Started all 13 games and made 29 tackles • second on the team with 9.0 tackles-for-loss, which included 3.0 sacks • received All-Big Ten honorable mention from the media and coaches • named Minnesota's Defensive Lineman of the Year • Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Recorded three solo tackles including one sack for a loss of 8 yards against Eastern Illinois • made three tackles including .5 tackle-for-loss against Middle Tennessee • registered two tackles at TCU • tallied four tackles, which included two tackles-for-loss, against San Jose State • made 2.0 tackles-for-loss, including one sack, as part of his three tackles at Michigan • had one tackle against Northwestern • tallied one tackle against Purdue • made two tackles, including .5 tackle-for-loss, at Illinois • made four tackles, including a sack, against Iowa • started against Ohio State • made one tackle at Nebraska • tallied four tackles (1.5 for a loss) at Wisconsin • made one tackle against Missouri.

2013 • JUNIOR SEASON: Started 11 games • made 23 tackles, including 5.5 tackles-for-loss and one sack • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Made four tackles against UNLV • started at New Mexico State • assisted on three tackles and broke up one pass against Western Illinois • started against San Jose State, but did not record any statistics • tallied four solo tackles, including two tackles-for-loss, against Iowa • notched three tackles and one sack at Michigan • made two tackles, including one for a loss, at Northwestern • started against Nebraska • notched two tackles at Indiana • started against Penn State • had one tackle against Wisconsin • registered three tackles at Michigan State • made one tackle against Syracuse.

2012 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Started all 13 games • made 21 tackles • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Made his first career start at UNLV and assisted on one tackle • had one solo tackle against Western Michigan • tallied four tackles against Syracuse • made four tackles at Iowa • totaled two tackles against Northwestern • made one solo tackle vs. Purdue • assisted on three tackles, including .5 sack, vs. Michigan • made two tackles at Illinois • assisted on one tackle at Nebraska and vs. Michigan State • assisted on one tackle vs. Texas Tech.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Appeared in all 12 games • recorded six tackles (one solo, five assisted) with one tackle-for-loss • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Saw action in season opener at USC • recorded one solo tackle in 2011 home opener vs. New Mexico State • tallied two total tackles in 29-23 victory vs. Miami (Ohio) • appeared vs. North Dakota State and at Michigan • assisted on one tackle at Purdue • notched an assisted tackle-for-loss vs. Nebraska • appeared in 22-21 victory against Iowa, at Michigan State and vs. Wisconsin • assisted on one tackle at Northwestern • appeared in 27-7 victory against Illinois.

2010: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Earned first-team all-state honors from the Associated Press and Wisconsin Football Coaches Association • named first-team all-conference, all-area and all-region • led team to 2009 Division I state championship and a 14-0 record • named area Player of the Year by Time-Warner Cable • recorded 121 tackles, 10 sacks, five forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries • caught three passes for 48 yards and a score • team was 33-5 his final three years • coached by Dick Basham.

PERSONAL: Born on October 19, 1991 • has already earned his degree in political science • working on his master's degree in youth development leadership.


Murray To Play In Senior Bowl


Eric Murray has accepted an invitation to play in the Reese’s Senior Bowl. The game will take place on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2016

Gophers in the NFL: Week 11


A plethora of former Gophers competed on the field in the professional ranks for Week 11 action

Game 12: Wisconsin at Minnesota


Minnesota hosts Wisconsin at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 28. The game can be watched on Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.

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