PRIOR TO MINNESOTA: Started at defensive back for Itasca Community College • named MCAC honorable mention.
PERSONAL: Born on August 8, 1997 • son of Scott Leius and Marilyn Dicharia • has two brothers (Mickey and Dillon) • father, Scott, played baseball for the Minnesota Twins, Cleveland Indians and Kansas City Royals in the 1990s and was a member of the Twins when they won the 1991 World Series.
Jacob Huff Named B1G Player Of The Week
Minnesota safety Jacob Huff was named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week today. Huff made four tackles and returned an interception 67 yards for a touchdown against Middle Tennessee.
Gophers Beat Blue Raiders 34-3
The Golden Gophers improved to 3-0 on the season with a 34-3 win against Middle Tennessee on Saturday afternoon at TCF Bank Stadium.
Time Lapse: Goldy Helmets
Watch as the Gopher Football equipment staff decals the special edition Goldy Gopher football helmets Minnesota will wear on Sept. 16, 2017 at TCF Bank Stadium.