Gophers secondary has mixture of experience and youth as team prepares for 2017 seasosn
2017 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Has started all five games • has recorded 17 tackles and one fumble recovery. Game-by-game: Started in his collegiate debut against Buffalo and made five tackles • notched two tackles and recovered a fumble against Oregon State • recorded one tackle against Middle Tennessee • tallied a career high six tackles against Maryland • notched three tackles against Purdue.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Northside High School • two-way player that saw action at cornerback and wide receiver • led the Grizzlies to a top-25 ranking in the state • earned All-State honors after he racked up 63 tackles, 18 pass breakups, two forced fumbles and picked off six passes returning one for a touchdown • also added six touchdowns on offense as he accumulated three scores on the ground with 107 total yards and contributed three receiving touchdowns while amassing 244 yards • returned two kickoffs for touchdowns • coached by Mike Falleur • also lettered in track.
PERSONAL: Born February 7, 1998 • son of Robert Thomas and Melissa Stubbs • has one sister (Kyonda).
Elite Access: Minnesota Preps for BTN Tailgate!
Go behind the scenes of BTN Tailgate on Set-Up Day -- the BTN pregame show is coming to Minneapolis for Gophers-Fighting Illini!
The Gophers have 43 players from Minnesota on the current roster. Head coach P.J. Fleck has made it a mission to lock up recruiting within a six to eight hour radius of the Twin Cities.
Gophers Will Host Indiana On Oct. 26, 2018
Minnesota will welcome Indiana to TCF Bank Stadium for the first time ever in 2018. The Big Ten Conference announced today that the game will now be played on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018.