Fall Academic All-Big Ten teams boast several Gopher Standouts
Big Ten Conference announces Fall academic honorees.
Junior quarterback MarQueis Gray honored as team MVP.
Twenty-four seniors will be recognized on Senior Day Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
Postgame Quotes vs. Wisconsin
2011 JUNIOR SEASON:
Played in 11 games and handled all holding duties on the PAT/field goal unit earned third varsity letter named Academic All-Big Ten.
2010 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in 11 games during the 2010 season as Minnesota's holder on special teams earned first varsity letter.
2009 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Did not see game action.
Redshirted walk-on scholar-athlete award winner.
Prepped at Eden Prairie High School member of team which won back-to-back state championships in 2006 and 2007 two-time letterwinner team was 28-0 during his junior and senior seasons member of the National Honor Society coached by Mike Grant.
Born February 10, 1990 son of David and Theresa Lueck economics/finance double 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.