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.
McCrary, Gophers Run Past Illinois 24-17
Kobe McCrary rushed for 153 yards and Jonathan Celestin added an interception return for a touchdown as Minnesota beat Illinois, 24-17.
Elite Access: Minnesota Preps for BTN Tailgate!
Go behind the scenes of BTN Tailgate on Set-Up Day -- the BTN pregame show is coming to Minneapolis for Gophers-Fighting Illini!
The Gophers have 43 players from Minnesota on the current roster. Head coach P.J. Fleck has made it a mission to lock up recruiting within a six to eight hour radius of the Twin Cities.