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Jimmy Gjere
Jimmy Gjere

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
New Brighton, Minn.

High School:
Irondale HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 323

Position:
Offensive Lineman


08/13/2012

Gjere to End Football Career

Redshirt sophomore will still be involved with team, coaching staff

03/21/2012

Coach Kill Pre-Spring Press Conference Transcript - 3.21.12

Coach Kill addressed the Twin Cities media Wednesday afternoon, on the eve of the first 2012 spring practice.

12/07/2011

Gophers Earn 59 Spots on Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts

12/07/2011

Nineteen Golden Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Big Ten Conference announces Fall academic honorees.

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2012: Decided to retire from football during fall camp because of a recurring injury.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Started first five games at right tackle, before missing the rest of season with an injury • earned first varsity letter • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: started at right tackle in season-opener at Southern California • helped guide an offensive line which gained 20 first downs against the Trojans • started in Week Two vs. New Mexico State • helped guide an offense that recorded 399 yards of total offense in week three victory over Miami (Ohio) • started at right tackle against North Dakota State • started at right tackle at Michigan.

2010: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Irondale High School • selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Game • helped lead his team to a 6-4 record in 2009 • team advanced to second round of the state playoffs • first-team Associated Press All-State selection • Two-time All-North Suburban Conference selection • honored as North Suburban Conference Offensive Lineman of the Year in 2008 and 2009 • two-time All-Metro selection • second-team all-state as a junior in 2008 • threw two passes last season, completing both for a total of 84 yards and a touchdown • coached by Ben Geisler.

PERSONAL: Jimmy Gjere was born Jan. 16, 1992 • son of Niki and Gregory Gjere.

MORE HEADLINES

Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl

12/4/2016

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.

Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship

12/4/2016

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

12/1/2016

Tight end Brandon Lingen, linebacker Jonathan Celestin and running back Rodney Smith with captain the Gophers in 2017.

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