2011 JUNIOR SEASON:
Saw action in two games, missing most of season with an injury.
2010 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games earned first varsity letter.
Spent freshman season at Lackawanna College.
2009 graduate of Campus Magnet High School in St. Albans, N.Y. high school coach was Eric Barnett finished senior season with 57 tackles, six sacks, two fumble recoveries and one interception.
Born Sept. 31, 1991 son of Leston Simpson and Heather Francis business and marketing education major.
Carpenter, Richardson Recognized by AP
The Associated Press named its All-Big Ten on Monday with Emmit Carpenter earning first team honors and Steven Richardson being named second team.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.
Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship
Emmit Carpenter represented the Minnesota Gophers at the Big Ten championship game as he was honored for winning Big Ten Kicker of the Year.