MarQueis Gray repeats as Bronko Nagurski Award winner
Quotes from the 2012 Gophers spring game, April 21
Coach Kill addressed the Twin Cities media Wednesday afternoon, on the eve of the first 2012 spring practice.
Junior quarterback MarQueis Gray honored as team MVP.
2014 SENIOR SEASON: Played in three games and earned his first letter competed against Eastern Illinois and San Jose State carried the ball twice against Iowa Academic All-Big Ten.
2013 JUNIOR SEASON: Made his season debut against UNLV and recorded two carries saw limited action at New Mexico State and did not record any statistics named Academic All-Big Ten.
2012 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Made his Minnesota debut vs. Texas Tech, but did not record any statistics shared Offensive Work Team Player of the Year honors with quarterback Mitch Leidner.
2011: Did not see any game action.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Transferred from Minnesota State.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a standout student-athlete at Lakeville North.
PERSONAL: Born March 10, 1992 son of Don and Mel Banham grandfather was a member of the UMPD for more than 30 years younger sister Rachel plays for the Gopher women's basketball team and was named 2013 and 2014 First Team All-Big Ten and 2012 Big Ten Freshman of the Year has a younger brother, Blake, and a younger sister, Paige graduated with a degree in business and marketing education and is continuing his education this fall.
Wolitarsky Finishing Career In Home State
Drew Wolitarsky could not have dreamt for a better location for his final collegiate game.
Three Gophers To Play In January Showcase Games
Hendrick Ekpe, Mitch Leidner and Jonah Pirsig have accepted invitations to play in post-collegiate games in January.
Carpenter, Richardson Recognized by AP
The Associated Press named its All-Big Ten on Monday with Emmit Carpenter earning first team honors and Steven Richardson being named second team.