2014 JUNIOR SEASON: Played in one game as he made his Minnesota and collegiate debut against Iowa Academic All-Big Ten.
2013 SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see any game action.
2012 FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see any game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2011 graduate of Bloomington High School helped lead team to 6-4 mark in 2010 team advanced to the Illinois state playoffs two-time All-Big 12 Conference selection 2010 Class 5A All-State selection named honorable mention all-state by the Chicago Tribune coached by Rigo Schmelzer.
PERSONAL: Born Oct. 15, 1992 son of Tim and Deborah McAvoy twin brother Luke is an offensive lineman for the Gophers.
U Sends Eight To NFL In Last Three Drafts
Minnesota has had eight players drafted in the last three years after having zero picks from 2011-13.
Gophers Headed To NFL
The Gophers had two players – Eric Murray and De’Vondre Campbell – selected in the NFL Draft on Saturday.
Three Gophers Honored by NFF
Christenson, Mortell, Thomas awarded for outstanding academics by the National Football Foundation