Minnesota has six quarterbacks on its spring roster
Minnesota held its annual awards banquet on Sunday afternoon
The Gophers have four quarterbacks on their roster, but only three will be available for spring practice
2017 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Made his Minnestoa and collegiate debut as a reserve against Middle Tennessee.
2016: Redshirted • named Offensive Work Team Player of the Year.
HIGH SCHOOL: Enrolled at Minnesota in January 2016 and participated in spring practice • attended Allen High School in Allen, Texas • helped lead the Eagles to a 14-1 record and a berth in the state championship game • completed 81 passes for 1,481 yards and 19 touchdowns and rushed 99 times for 865 yards and 10 scores • coached by Tom Westerberg at Allen • played three years at East Ridge High School in Woodbury, Minn., before his family moved to Texas • as a junior, led Raptors to a 9-2 record as a junior and to the state quarterfinals • completed 142 passes for 1,850 yards and 20 touchdowns and also rushed 107 times for 551 yards and five scores • named All-Metro Second Team • as a sophomore, completed 86 passes for 1,323 yards and 13 touchdowns and rushed 53 times for 182 and two scores as team went 8-2 • as a freshman, completed 75 passes for 1,243 yards and 10 touchdowns • rushed 47 times for 98 yards and three scores as team finished with a 5-4 record • coached by Mike Pendino at East Ridge, where he also played basketball • ranked as a four-star recruit by Scout and ESPN, while Rivals and 247Sports gave him three stars • Scout tabbed him as the No. 4 quarterback in Texas and as the No. 23 quarterback in his class • 247Sports listed him as the No. 10 dual-threat quarterback and ESPN had him as the No. 15 dual-threat quarterback • Rivals had him as the No. 50 recruit in Texas, while 247Sports had him at No. 53 and ESPN has him at No. 66.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 14, 1998 • son of Bryan and Teresa Green • father played running back for the Gophers in 1991 • has two brothers (Blaine and Bryson).
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