Mitch Leidner will lead a young group of QBs in 2014
Football in the Spring
OVERVIEW: Enrolled at Minnesota in January 2014 and participated in spring practice.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, Kan. two-time all-state quarterback Kansas City-Atchison League Player of the Year 2013 Sports Highlights Unlimited Kansas City Prospect of the Year also named all-city, all-county and all-area passed for 2,527 yards and 26 touchdowns as a senior in 2013 also ran for 519 yards and nine touchdowns in 2013 rated a three-star recruit by ESPN, Rivals.com and Scout.com also a letterwinner in basketball and track.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 16, 1995 son of Leonard McKinzy and step-mother Andrean McKinzy has five siblings.
Six Gophers Receive Athlon Recognition
5/24/2018 - Football
Athlon Sports has named six Gophers to its Big Ten Football 2018 All-Conference Team. This preseason announcement is a prediction by the magazine on how players will perform in 2018.
Player Profile: Rodney Smith
5/23/2018 - Football
Rodney Smith will go down in Minnesota history as one of the program’s most elite running backs and has a chance this season to set a new standard for all-purpose yards by a Gopher.
Virtual Tour: Larson Football Performance Center
5/10/2018 - Football
Take a virtual tour of the new home of Minnesota Golden Gopher Football, the David & Janis Larson Performance Center!