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.
Sherels, Murray, Boddy-Calhoun Impact NFL Game
Sherels, Murray, Boddy-Calhoun impact NFL games with big plays. Sherels punt return sparks Minnesota to win, while Boddy-Calhoun returned an interception for a touchdown.
Game 4: Minnesota at Penn State
Minnesota opens Big Ten play at Penn State on Saturday, Oct. 1. The game will be broadcast on the Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.
Kick Time Set for Gophers - Hawkeyes
Minnesota will host Iowa at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8. The game will be on either ABC or ESPN2 and can be heard on KFAN.