2014 SENIOR SEASON: Moved from defensive tackle to offensive guard during fall camp, before moving back to defense competed on special teams against Eastern Illinois played on special teams and defense against Middle Tennessee saw action against Iowa competed against Missouri.
2013 JUNIOR SEASON: Made one tackle against UNLV saw action at New Mexico State and against Penn State, but did not record any statistics named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar.
2012 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Played in three games made his Minnesota and collegiate debut at UNLV, but did not record any statistics notched one tackle vs. New Hampshire saw action vs. Michigan State.
2011 FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2010 graduate of Edna Karr High School team was 11-2 record in 2009 and advanced to the third round of the state playoffs earned Class 4A all-state honors two-time all-district selection tallied 78 tackles, including 28 tackles for loss and 10 sacks as a senior recorded 60 tackles, 15 sacks and three forced fumbles as a junior ranked as the No. 33 player in Louisiana by Rivals.com listed as the No. 37 player in Louisiana by SuperPrep coached by Jabbar Juluke.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 7, 1991 son of Joy Lee Legania has graduated with a degree in business and marketing education and is continuing his education this fall.
U Sends Eight To NFL In Last Three Drafts
Minnesota has had eight players drafted in the last three years after having zero picks from 2011-13.
Gophers Headed To NFL
The Gophers had two players – Eric Murray and De’Vondre Campbell – selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday.
Three Gophers Honored by NFF
Christenson, Mortell, Thomas awarded for outstanding academics by the National Football Foundation