Minnesota hosts UNLV at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 29
2014 • JUNIOR SEASON: Played in all 13 games and served as the team's snapper on punts • was successful on all 67 of his punt snap attempts. Game-by-Game: Successfully converted all five of his punt snaps against Eastern Illinois • snapped six successful punt snaps against Middle Tennessee • converted all eight of his punt snaps at TCU and all four against San Jose State • was successful on six punt snaps at Michigan and on five against Northwestern • snapped four successful punt snaps against Purdue and six snaps at Illinois • snapped on three punts against Iowa and on five punts against Ohio State • snapped for three punts at Nebraska and for seven punts at Wisconsin • snapped on five punts against Missouri.
2013 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see any game action.
2012 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: Was a standout long snapper at Cretin-Derham Hall.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 2, 1992 • son of Karen and Chris Hartman.
Six Gophers Receive Athlon Recognition
5/24/2018 - Football
Athlon Sports has named six Gophers to its Big Ten Football 2018 All-Conference Team. This preseason announcement is a prediction by the magazine on how players will perform in 2018.
Player Profile: Rodney Smith
5/23/2018 - Football
Rodney Smith will go down in Minnesota history as one of the program’s most elite running backs and has a chance this season to set a new standard for all-purpose yards by a Gopher.
Virtual Tour: Larson Football Performance Center
5/10/2018 - Football
Take a virtual tour of the new home of Minnesota Golden Gopher Football, the David & Janis Larson Performance Center!