PREVIOUS SCHOOL: Transferred from North Dakota State College of Science did not play for the Wildcats.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Columbia Heights High School earned all-conference honors following the 2011 season named his team's Most Valuable Player following his senior campaign rushed for more than 1,400 yards and scored 14 touchdowns in 2011 took part in track and field for the Hylanders two-time letterwinner in both football and track and field.
PERSONAL: Son of Djuna Harper and Joseph Henderson business and marketing education major.
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.
Four Gophers On Offense Honored By B1G
Four student-athletes from the Minnesota football program on offense were recognized by the coaches and media of the Big Ten Conference on Wednesday.