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.
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.
Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship
Emmit Carpenter represented the Minnesota Gophers at the Big Ten championship game as he was honored for winning Big Ten Kicker of the Year.
Celestin, Lingen, Smith Named 2017 Captains
Tight end Brandon Lingen, linebacker Jonathan Celestin and running back Rodney Smith with captain the Gophers in 2017.