Gophers return three of top four tackling linebackers from a season ago
Damien Wilson and De'Vondre Campbell will lead returning linebackers
Gophers welcome newest class of football players
2015 • JUNIOR SEASON: Did not see game action.
2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Cannon Falls High School • ranked as a two-star prospect by Rivals.com • saw action on both sides of the ball in high school • recorded 52 tackles with three interceptions as a linebacker during his senior season • rushed for 773 yards and seven touchdowns, caught 21 passes for 324 yards and two touchdowns in 2011 • completed 11-of-26 passes for 184 yards as a senior • earned team MVP and team offensive player of the year honors • earned all-conference honors • coached by Josh Hofstedt.
PERSONAL: Born July 13, 1993 • son of Josh and Carie Dicke.
Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship
Emmit Carpenter represented the Minnesota Gophers at the Big Ten championship game as he was honored for winning Big Ten Kicker of the Year.
Celestin, Lingen, Smith Named 2017 Captains
Tight end Brandon Lingen, linebacker Jonathan Celestin and running back Rodney Smith with captain the Gophers in 2017.
Four Gophers On Offense Honored By B1G
Four student-athletes from the Minnesota football program on offense were recognized by the coaches and media of the Big Ten Conference on Wednesday.