2013 FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Bemidji High School converted all 26 extra point attempts and three of four field goal attempts during his only year of high school football competition set the school record for extra points in a single game with six was twice named the team's Special Teams Player of the Week was a First Team All-State selection for soccer during his senior season captain of the varsity tennis team.
PERSONAL: Born April 23, 1994 son of Mark and Karen Fodness history and political science major.
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.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.