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.
Five Gophers on Senior Bowl Watch List
Seniors Mitch Leidner, Jack Lynn, Jalen Myrick, Jonah Pirsig and Damarius Travis are the Maroon and Gold representatives on the watch list.
Player Profile: Damarius Travis
From the outside view the Gophers secondary may look like it needs a complete rehaul after having two players in Briean Boddy-Calhoun and Eric Murray go to the NFL. That is not the case.
Sunday Night Overtime With Coach Claeys Began Aug. 21
Sunday Night Overtime With Coach Claeys will originate from the Gophers’ locker room at TCF Bank Stadium and will be streamed using Facebook Live.