12 Cody Poock  
Cody  Poock

RS Sophomore

Okoboji, Iowa

High School:
Spirit Lake HS

Last College:
Iowa Western CC

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 230




2015 Position Preview: Linebackers

Gophers return three of top four tackling linebackers from a season ago


Gophers Take Part in Fall Scrimmage

Big plays headline final open practice for Minnesota


Spring Practice Finishes With Spring Game

The Gopher football team wrapped up 2015 spring practice with its annual Spring Game


Fall Camp '14: Linebackers Preview

Damien Wilson and De'Vondre Campbell will lead returning linebackers

2015 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Made his Minnesota debut and tallied seven tackles, including 1.0 tackle-for-loss, against TCU • registered seven tackles and forced a fumble in overtime at Colorado State • made a career-high 10 tackles, including 1.0 tackle-for-loss, versus Kent State • totaled four tackles against Ohio • recorded eight tackles, six of which were solo, at Northwestern.

Suffered an injury in the spring of 2014 that forced him to miss the season • named the team's Defensive Work Team Player of the Year • has three seasons of eligibility (2015-16, 2016-17 and 2017-18) remaining.

PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Transferred from Iowa Western Community College • recorded 80 tackles (32 solo) as a freshman, as his team went 11-1 • notched two interceptions (both of which were returned for touchdowns) and forced one fumble • recorded 8.5 tackles-for-loss and broke up two passes, as team pitched five shutouts and allowed an average of only 11.2 points per game • had one rush on the year, which was a 4-yard gain on a fake punt • signed National Letter of Intent during the 2013 December signing period • enrolled in January 2014 • received a three-star rating from Rivals and ESPN and a two-star rating from Scout and 247Sports.

HIGH SCHOOL: Is a graduate of Spirit Lake High School in Spirit Lake, Iowa • during his senior year he helped lead his team to a 15-1 record and the 2012 Class 2A state title, excelling at both linebacker and running back • named all-conference and all-state as a senior • coached by Josh Bolluyt.

PERSONAL: Born Nov. 12, 1994 • son of Kevin Poock and Jodi Wollmath.