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James Gillum
James Gillum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Pearl River, La.

High School:
Pearl River HS

Last College:
Mississippi Gulf Coast CC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 214

Position:
Running Back


11/06/2012

Game 10: Minnesota at Illinois

Gophers look to extend winning streak to three against Illinois

08/31/2012

Gophers Victorious In Season-Opener Thriller, 30-27

Jordan Wettstein clinched the win with a 32-yard field goal in triple overtime.

08/31/2012

Minnesota-UNLV Game Notes

Golden Gophers 30, Rebels 27

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.

02/01/2012

Coach Kill Introduces 2012 Signing Class

Gophers welcome newest class of football players

08/31/2012

Minnesota-UNLV Highlights

Highlights from Minnesota's three-overtime victory against UNLV in Las Vegas.

Photo Gallery

Game-By-Game Stats (PDF)
2013
2012

2013 • SENIOR SEASON: Appeared against UNLV and at New Mexico State, but did not record any statistics • rushed two times for nine yards at Michigan.

2012 • JUNIOR SEASON: Played in five games and rushed for 73 yards on 27 carries • Game-by-Game: Made his Minnesota debut at UNLV where he rushed 14 times for 51 yards and one touchdown • also played vs New Hampshire, Western Michigan, Syracuse and at Nebraska.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Transferred from Mississippi Gulf Coast Junior College • named a team captain for the Bulldogs for the 2011 season • ranked 12th in the nation in rushing as a sophomore and eighth­­­ as a freshman • rushed for 1,042 yards (4.6 yards per carry) and nine touchdowns in 2011 • recorded 1,297 yards (5.5 ypc) and 16 scores in 2010 • helped lead team to a 10-2 mark in 2011, including a division championship and a victory in the Mississippi Bowl • coached by Steve Campbell.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Pearl River High School • earned all-state honors as a senior • three-time all-metro honoree by the New Orleans Times-Picayune • three-time all-district selection • rushed for 1,787 yards as a senior • ran for more than 1,400 yards and 20 scores in 2008 • led state of Louisiana with 2,213 yards and 24 scores as a sophomore • coached by Joe Harris.

PERSONAL: Born November 30, 1990 • son of Louis and Candatha Burnett • business and marketing education major.

MORE HEADLINES

Game 4: Minnesota at Penn State

9/26/2016

Minnesota opens Big Ten play at Penn State on Saturday, Oct. 1. The game will be broadcast on the Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.

Kick Time Set for Gophers - Hawkeyes

9/26/2016

Minnesota will host Iowa at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8. The game will be on either ABC or ESPN2 and can be heard on KFAN.

Double OT With Coach Claeys After Colorado State

9/26/2016

We went to double overtime with Tracy Claeys after last night's show and asked him some more fan questions that did not make it on during the show.

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