2016 Roster
Coaches

No.NamePos.Ht.Wt.Yr.Hometown (Last School)
9999amoako ericAmoako, EricDB715-111958RS SRArlington, Texas (Houston Baptist University)
81anyanwu dukeAnyanwu, DukeTE766-42366RS JRBlaine, Minn. (Blaine HS)
4ayinde adekunleAyinde, AdekunleDB726-02036RS JRBlaine, Minn. (Blaine HS)
32barber thomasBarber, ThomasLB736-12251FRPlymouth, Minn. (Robbinsdale Armstrong HS)
44beebe coltonBeebe, ColtonTE756-32632RS FRKansas City, Kan. (Piper HS)
27brooks shannonBrooks, ShannonRB726-02063SOAtlanta, Ga. (Pickens HS)
25buford rayBuford, RayDB746-21962RS FRDetroit, Mich. (Southfield HS)
76calhoun vincentCalhoun, VincentOL766-43355JRRoswell, Ga. (Southwest Mississippi CC)
38carpenter emmitCarpenter, EmmitK726-01904RS SOGreen Bay, Wis. (Ashwaubenon HS)
9carter ericCarter, EricWR715-111896RS JRLakeland, Fla. (Lake Gibson Senior HS)
36cashman blakeCashman, BlakeLB746-22233SOEden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie HS)
13celestin jonathanCelestin, JonathanLB736-12245JRJonesboro, Ga. (Mundy's Mill HS)
74connelly nickConnelly, NickOL796-72862RS FRRed Wing, Minn. (Red Wing HS)
19conway michaelConway, MichaelWR776-52186RS JRLa Crescent, Minn. (Aquinas HS [Wis.])
9999coughlin carterCoughlin, CarterLB766-42201FREden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie HS)
14craighton zoCraighton, ZoDB736-11992RS FRGeismar, La. (Dutchtown HS)
11croft demryCroft, DemryQB776-52003SORockford, Ill. (Boylan HS)
46delattiboudere winstonDeLattiboudere, WinstonDL756-32302RS FRBaltimore, Md. (Howard HS)
92devers tai'yonDevers, Tai'yonDL766-42151FRPompano Beach, Fla. (Blanche Ely HS)
9999dipre troyDipre, TroyDB726-02002RS FRSolon, Ohio (Kent State)
59dixon rayDixon, RayLB756-32256RS JRLoxahatchee, Fla. (Seminole Ridge HS)
9999djam carltonDjam, CarltonRB715-112154RS SOLindstrom, Minn. (Central Lakes College)
61dovich bronsonDovich, BronsonOL776-52882RS FRChaska, Minn. (Chaska HS)
9999durr coneyDurr, ConeyCB705-101901FRBaton Rouge, La. (Dutchtown HS)
95ekpe hendrickEkpe, HendrickDL776-52437SRLewisville, Texas (Lewisville HS)
97ekpe scottEkpe, ScottDL766-42908RS SRLewisville, Texas (Lewisville HS)
87elmore gaelinElmore, GaelinDL786-62665JRSomerset, Wis. (Somerset HS)
70fahning chadFahning, ChadOL786-62906RS JRSt. Paul, Minn. (DeLaSalle HS)
28femi-cole jonathanFemi-Cole, JonathanRB726-02122RS FRVaughan, Ontario, Canada (St. Andrew's College)
9999geary clayGeary, ClayWR705-101851FRLakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)
2gentry isaiahGentry, IsaiahWR766-42064RS SOCincinnati, Ohio (Moeller HS)
28gibson jerryGibson, JerryDL756-32384RS SOTheodore, Ala. (Theodore HS)
22gorgen joeyGorgen, JoeyDB726-01652RS FRMineral Point, Wis. (Mineral Point HS)
17green sethGreen, SethQB766-42251FRWoodbury, Minn. (Allen HS)
39hansen treyHansen, TreyLS746-22232RS FRCedar Falls, Iowa (Cedar Falls HS)
3hardin kianteHardin, KiAnteDB705-101703SOWebb City, Mo. (Webb City HS)
45hart nickHart, NickTE776-52506RS JRPrior Lake, Minn. (Prior Lake HS)
33harte andrewHarte, AndrewK726-01816RS JRDowners Grove, Ill. (Montini Catholic HS)
47herbers jacobHerbers, JacobP746-22202RS FRBattle Creek, Mich. (Lakeview HS)
9999hmielewski drewHmielewski, DrewWR736-11901FRMarshall, Minn. (Marshall HS)
21holland jr. melvinHolland Jr., MelvinWR756-31964RS SOAshburn, Va. (Briar Woods HS)
9999howard phillipHoward, PhillipWR715-111751FRMinneapolis, Minn. (Robbinsdale Cooper HS)
17huff jacobHuff, JacobDB715-112053SOBolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook HS)
20huff julianHuff, JulianLB726-02303SOBolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook HS)
93jackson merrickJackson, MerrickDL746-23205JREast St. Louis, Ill. (Iowa Western CC)
27johannesson jamesJohannesson, JamesRB736-12202RS FRFargo, N.D. (Fargo South HS)
2johnson diorJohnson, DiorDB746-22072RS FRDetroit, Mich. (Southfield HS)
9999johnson tamarionJohnson, TamarionDL776-52151FRDetroit, Mich. (Bradford Academy HS)
9999johnson tylerJohnson, TylerWR746-21801FRMinneapolis, Minn. (North HS)
25jordahl paytonJordahl, PaytonLS746-22304RS SOPerham, Minn. (Perham HS)
42juenemann justinJuenemann, JustinK726-01656RS JRPhillipsburg, Kan. (Phillipsburg HS)
91kafo julienKafo, JulienDL766-42564RS SOMont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada (Vanier)
9999kieft koKieft, KoTE766-42251FRSioux Center, Iowa (Sioux Center HS)
75kuehn noahKuehn, NoahOL786-62972RS FREagan, Minn. (Eagan HS)
60leidner mattLeidner, MattOL746-22836RS JRLakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)
7leidner mitchLeidner, MitchQB766-42378RS SRLakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)
86lingen brandonLingen, BrandonTE776-52475JRWayzata, Minn. (Wayzata HS)
50lynn jackLynn, JackLB756-32388RS SRLake Zurich, Ill. (Lake Zurich HS)
9999mack johnMack, JohnK726-01781FRHartland, Wis. (Arrowhead HS)
9999martin kamalMartin, KamalLB756-32301FRBurnsville, Minn. (Burnsville HS)
20mayer adamMayer, AdamWR736-12142RS FRWalnut Creek, Calif. (De La Salle HS)
55mayes connorMayes, ConnorOL776-53285JRVan Alstyne, Texas (Van Alstyne HS)
9999mccrary kobeMcCrary, KobeRB736-12305JRChipley, Fla. (Butler CC)
34mcelfresh loganMcElfresh, LoganP736-11934RS SOBrainerd, Minn. (Brainerd HS)
8mcghee dukeMcGhee, DukeDB736-12076RS JRDecatur, Ga. (Cedar Grove HS)
9999mohs connorMohs, ConnorFB736-12201FRWoodbury, Minn. (East Ridge HS)
19moore garyMoore, GaryDL766-42834RS SOMobile, Ala. (Murphy HS)
71moore tylerMoore, TylerOL766-43063SOGalena Park, Texas (North Shore HS)
89morse mattMorse, MattWR736-11912RS FRApple Valley, Minn. (Apple Valley HS)
5myrick jalenMyrick, JalenDB705-102057SRBloomingdale, Ga. (Savannah Christian Prep HS)
9999olson connerOlson, ConnerOL776-52881FRMonticello, Minn. (Monticello HS)
58oseland quinnOseland, QuinnOL786-62912RS FRSpringfield, Ill. (Sacred Heart Griffin HS)
9999pietruszewski dannyPietruszewski, DannyWR756-32131FRSouth St. Paul, Minn. (South St. Paul HS)
79pirsig jonahPirsig, JonahOL816-93168RS SRBlue Earth, Minn. (Blue Earth Area HS)
12poock codyPoock, CodyLB746-22306RS JROkoboji, Iowa (Iowa Western CC)
56rallis nickRallis, NickLB715-112288RS SREdina, Minn. (Edina HS)
53rasmussen lukeRasmussen, LukeOL796-72844RS SOBrookfield, Wis. (Central HS)
84reger willReger, WillWR756-31914RS SOBurnsville, Minn. (Burnsville HS)
12register hunterRegister, HunterWR776-52092RS FRLafayette, La. (Comeaux HS)
90renner samRenner, SamDL766-42502RS FRMaple Grove, Minn. (Maple Grove Senior High)
15rhoda conorRhoda, ConorQB756-32196RS JREagan, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall HS)
96richardson stevenRichardson, StevenDL726-02915JRChicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel HS)
6rogers aceRogers, AceDB736-12118RS SRIowa City, Iowa (Iowa Western CC)
18santoso ryanSantoso, RyanP / K786-62506RS JRPace, Fla. (Pace HS)
9999schlueter samSchlueter, SamOL786-62801FRVictoria, Minn. (Mayer Lutheran HS)
34shenault antonioShenault, AntonioDB715-111753SORoselle, Ill. (Lake Park HS)
26smith brianSmith, BrianWR766-42096RS JRMilwaukee, Wis. (Brookfield East HS)
24smith rodneySmith, RodneyRB715-112004RS SOJonesboro, Ga. (Mundy's Mill HS)
40starks alexanderStarks, AlexanderDB715-112008RS SRPlainfield, Ill. (Plainfield North HS)
99stelter andrewStelter, AndrewDL766-42775JROwatonna, Minn. (Owatonna HS)
66stieber tedStieber, TedOL786-63052RS FRAkron, Ohio (Hoban HS)
88still rashadStill, RashadWR776-52023SOEl Paso, Texas (Andress HS)
9999swenson calvinSwenson, CalvinDB726-01901FRKaukauna, Wis. (Kaukauna HS)
9999thomas kiondreThomas, KiondreDB726-01701FRFort Smith, Ark. (Northside HS)
52timms yoshoubTimms, YoshoubDL746-22908RS SRFort Walton Beach, Fla. (Fort Walton Beach HS)
7travis damariusTravis, DamariusDB746-22088RS SRPensacola, Fla. (Pensacola HS)
35waters jaylenWaters, JaylenLB756-32252RS FRKilleen, Texas (Copperas Cove HS)
48weber blakeWeber, BlakeLB736-12255JRPrior Lake, Minn. (Rochester CTC)
62weyler jaredWeyler, JaredOL766-42934RS SODayton, Ohio (Centerville HS)
15williams everettWilliams, EverettLB736-12315JRMansfield, Texas (Legacy HS)
9999williams markWilliams, MarkQB726-01801FRGainestown, Ala. (Jackson HS)
9999winfield jr. antoineWinfield Jr., AntoineDB705-101851FRThe Woodlands, Texas (The Woodlands HS)
49witham bryceWitham, BryceTE766-42302RS FRGrand Rapids, Mich. (West Catholic HS)
82wolitarsky drewWolitarsky, DrewWR756-32187SRSanta Clarita, Calif. (Canyon County HS)
80wozniak nateWozniak, NateTE826-102716RS JRGreenwood, Ind. (Center Grove HS)
78wright garrisonWright, GarrisonOL766-43185JRBeattie, Kan. (Butler CC)

Coaches
Tracy Claeys - Head Coach
Brian Anderson - Wide Receivers
Jay Johnson - Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
Bart Miller - Offensive Line
Dan O'Brien - Asst. Defensive Backs/Co-Special Teams Cord./Asst. to the Head Coach
Jeff Phelps - Defensive Line
Pat Poore - Running Backs/Co-Special Teams Coordinator
Rob Reeves - H-Backs/Tight Ends
Jay Sawvel - Defensive Coordinator
Mike Sherels - Linebackers
Eric Klein - Head Strength and Conditioning Coach
Adam Clark - Director of Football Operations/Asst. AD for Football
Jeff Jones - Director of Player Personnel
Billy Glasscock - Director of Recruiting Operations
John Schaekel - Assistant Coordinator of Recruiting Operations
Morgan Liggett - Assistant Coordinator of Recruiting Operations
Adam Weber - Offensive Graduate Assistant
Lee Grimes - Offensive Graduate Assistant
Keanon Cooper - Defensive Graduate Assistant
Adam Hippe - Defensive and Special Teams Graduate Assistant
Terry Szucs - Defensive Quality Control
Willilam Peagler - Offensive Quality Control
Keith Jordan - Special Teams Quality Control
Ed Lochrie - Head Football Trainer
Chris Ashton - Assistant Athletic Trainer
Kammy Powell - Assistant Athletic Trainer
Chad Pearson - Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Dustin Perry - Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Kane Thompson - Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Shea Thompson - Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach
Matt Schilling - Director of Video Services
Jordan Adams - Assistant Director of Video Services
Kyle Gergely - Director of Equipment Operations
Andy Harris - Assistant Equipment Manager
Rick Aberman Ph. D - Sports Performance
Mike Valesano - Assistant Director of Player Personnel
Brittany Francis - Sports Dietitian/Nutritionist


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