Red Raiders 34-Gophers 31
Minnesota ranks second in the conference, increases total from 2011 to 2012 by 13
Minnesota improves fall Academic All-Big Ten total by 11
Postgame Notes from Minnesota's 26-10 loss to Michigan State at TCF Bank Stadium.
Keanon Cooper finished with eight tackles and one forced fumble.
Meineke Car Care Bowl 12.28.12
Gopher football game vs. Michigan State, Nov. 24, 2012 at TCF Bank Stadium
AP photos from today's game.
FB vs Wisconsin
Gophers drop to 2-8.
2011 JUNIOR SEASON:
Played in six games and handled all the placekicking duties for last six weeks of season connected on career-best 51-yard FG vs. Illinois successful on 6-of-6 field goal attempts kicked off 24 times for an average of 63.5 yards scored his first career touchdown on a fake field goal run of five yards vs. Wisconsin in Week 10 earned Big Ten Special Teams Player of the Week honors for performance vs. Iowa earned first varsity letter named Academic All-Big Ten.
Game-by-Game: two kickoffs for 134 yards for an average of 67.0 yards vs. North Dakota State (9/24) connected on first career FG attempt from 28 yards out vs. Iowa (10/29) four kickoffs for an average of 61.5 yards against the Hawkeyes 1-of-1 with a 27-yard FG at Michigan State (11/5) five kickoffs for an average of 63.4 yards against Spartans scored Gophers' first points of game vs. Wisconsin on fake field goal (11/12) three kickoffs for an average of 62 yards vs. the Badgers hit a 48-yard FG at Northwestern (11/19) hit a career-long 51-yarder vs. Illinois (11/26) six kickoffs for an average of 67.2 yards vs. Illinois.
2010 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Did not see game action.
2008 graduate of De Pere High School.
Born Sept. 7, 1989 Son of Lisa Schneider-Wettstein and Jeff Wettstein enrolled in the Carlson School of Management with an accounting major.
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.
Seven Gophers Honored By B1G
Seven student-athletes from the Minnesota football program on defense and special teams were recognized by the coaches and media of the Big Ten Conference on Monday.