Minnesota hosts UNLV at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29
2014 SENIOR SEASON: Played in all 13 games and handled all snaps on field goals and point-after attempts Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: Successfully converted six point-after snap attempts against Eastern Illinois and five against Middle Tennessee snapped one point-after attempt at TCU converted three-point after snap attempts and two field goal snaps against San Jose State snapped three point-after attempts and three field goal attempts at Michigan converted three point-after snap attempts and one field goal snap attempt against Northwestern snapped four point-after attempts and two-field goal attempts against Purdue and three point-after attempts and two field-goal attempts at Illinois was successful on seven point-after snaps and two field-goal snaps against Iowa snapped three point-after attempt and two field goal attempts against Ohio State snapped four point-after attempts and one field goal at Nebraska connected on three point-after snaps and one field goal snap at Wisconsin snapped two point-after attempt and one field goal against Missouri.
2013 JUNIOR SEASON: Played in two games named Academic All-Big Ten made his collegiate debut against UNLV where he successfully converted on one point-after snap attempt successfully snapped his only point-after attempt at New Mexico State.
2012 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see any game action.
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Xavier High School first-team all-conference and all-area as an offensive lineman as a senior in 2009 served as a team captain and named team's Most Valuable Offensive Lineman in 2009 started 34 consecutive games team was 33-12 during his high school career standout baseball player (third-team all-conference) coached by David Hinkens.
PERSONAL: Born March 26, 1991 son of Phil Ramlet and Vicki Winter graduated with a degree in finance and is continuing his education this fall.
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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.