Twenty-four seniors will be recognized on Senior Day Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
Head coach Jerry Kill spoke with the Twin Cities media Tuesday, prior to the Gophers' trip to Northwestern Saturday.
Golden Gophers - Boilermakers
2011 SENIOR SEASON:
Game-by-Game: started at tight end in season-opener at Southern California (9/3) tallied two catches for 30 yards against the Trojans saw action as a reserve against New Mexico State (9/10) two receptions for season-high 55 yards in win over Miami (Ohio) season-long 43-yard reception came vs. RedHawks hauled in two aerials for 41 yards and 1 TD against North Dakota State (9/24) one catch for five yards at Michigan (10/1) caught one pass for 19 yards at Purdue (10/8) one catch for three yards against Nebraska (10/22) started at H-Back in victory over Iowa (10/29) one catch for five yards at Michigan State (11/5) in starting linup against Wisconsin (11/12) recorded one reception for 10 yards at Northwestern (11/19) saw action as reserve in Senior Day victory over Illinois (11/26)..
2010 JUNIOR SEASON:
Game-by-Game: made two receptions for 40 yards against MTSU (9/2) caught two passes for 18 yards against South Dakota (9/2) tallied 23 receiving yards on three catches against USC (9/18) picked up seven receptions for 94 yards against Northern Illinois (9/25) including a career-long 44-yard reception had another career day against Northwestern (10/2), catching the first two touchdowns of his career finished the Wildcats game with three catches for 75 yards led the Gophers receiving corps with four catches for 78 yards against Wisconsin (10/9) made five catches against Purdue (10/16) for 42 yards gained 37 yards through the air on three catches against Penn State (10/23) made one catch for a three-yard gain against Ohio State (10/30) made four catches for 59 yards against Michigan State (11/6) while also gaining nine yards on a fake punt in the third quarter against the Spartans tallied three catches for 38 yards against Illinois (11/13) made two catches for 19 yards against Iowa (11/27) while also returning two kicks for 20 yards.
2009 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
2008 FRESHMAN SEASON: