PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Transferred from North Dakota State College of Science did not play for the Wildcats.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Columbia Heights High School earned all-conference honors following the 2011 season named his team's Most Valuable Player following his senior campaign rushed for more than 1,400 yards and scored 14 touchdowns in 2011 took part in track and field for the Hylanders two-time letterwinner in both football and track and field.
PERSONAL: Son of Djuna Harper and Joseph Henderson business and marketing education 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.