Jimmy Gjere
Jimmy  Gjere

RS Senior

New Brighton, Minn.

High School:
Irondale HS

Height / Weight:
6-7 / 323

Offensive Lineman


Gjere to End Football Career

Redshirt sophomore will still be involved with team, coaching staff


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.


Gophers Earn 59 Spots on Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts


Nineteen Golden Gophers Named Academic All-Big Ten

Big Ten Conference announces Fall academic honorees.

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2012: Decided to retire from football during fall camp because of a recurring injury.

2011 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Started first five games at right tackle, before missing the rest of season with an injury • earned first varsity letter • named Academic All-Big Ten. Game-by-Game: started at right tackle in season-opener at Southern California • helped guide an offensive line which gained 20 first downs against the Trojans • started in Week Two vs. New Mexico State • helped guide an offense that recorded 399 yards of total offense in week three victory over Miami (Ohio) • started at right tackle against North Dakota State • started at right tackle at Michigan.

2010: Redshirted.

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduate of Irondale High School • selected to play in the U.S. Army All-American Game • helped lead his team to a 6-4 record in 2009 • team advanced to second round of the state playoffs • first-team Associated Press All-State selection • Two-time All-North Suburban Conference selection • honored as North Suburban Conference Offensive Lineman of the Year in 2008 and 2009 • two-time All-Metro selection • second-team all-state as a junior in 2008 • threw two passes last season, completing both for a total of 84 yards and a touchdown • coached by Ben Geisler.

PERSONAL: Jimmy Gjere was born Jan. 16, 1992 • son of Niki and Gregory Gjere.


2018 Spring Preview: Quarterbacks

2018 Spring Preview: Quarterbacks

3/20/2018 - Football

The Gophers will have their third spring practice today and there will be more than a few eyes on the quarterbacks.

Elite Access: Inside Spring Practice

Elite Access: Inside Spring Practice

3/20/2018 - Football

Before the team headed out for Spring Break, the Golden Gophers held spring practice #2 in the Larson Football Performance Center.

Serving and Giving: Say Goodbye to the Flows

Serving and Giving: Say Goodbye to the Flows

3/16/2018 - Football

Seven Gophers hopped on the M.A.G.I.C bus and took part in a St. Baldricks event to raise awareness for children's cancer.

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