Gophers have had between four and six healthy offensive linemen all spring
New offense line coach Bart Miller has 16 players to work with this spring, but only five have played in a game
Depth and experience highlight the group of road graters and protectors.
2016 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made his season and collegiate debut on offense at Illinois • competed against Northwestern and at Wisconsin.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Sacred Heart-Griffin High School, where he helped the Cyclones win back-to-back Class 5A state titles in 2013 and 2014 • ended his high school career on a 28-game winning streak • named to the Champaign News-Gazette’s 79th All-State Team • earned all-state and All-Central State Eight status • blocked for a team that scored 716 points in 14 games (51.1 per game) in 2014 • coached by Ken Leonard • also lettered in track • was a three-star recruit by Rivals, ESPN, 247Sports and Scout • 247Sports rated him the No. 11 prospect in Illinois, Rivals had him at No. 21 and ESPN at No. 24 • Scout listed him the second-best offensive tackle prospect in the state • among offensive tackles, he was rated No. 68 by 247Sports and No. 97 by ESPN.
PERSONAL: Born Nov. 13, 1996 • son of Jeff and Mary Oseland • has two brothers (Luke and Joe) and one sister (Sarah).
Elite Access: Beach Workout
Go behind the scenes at Gopher Football's first beach workout of the season on the shores of Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis in June of 2017!
Wolitarsky Winnipeg Bound
Former Minnesota receiver Drew Wolitarsky was selected by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the CFL supplemental draft.
Elite Access: Football Etiquette Dinner
The Gopher Football team participated in an etiquette dinner at TCF Bank Stadium in mid-June 2017 to learn about proper dinner etiquette and much more.