Twenty-four seniors will be recognized on Senior Day Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.
2011 SENIOR SEASON:
Appeared in all 12 games recorded five tackles (two solo, three assisted) earned second varsity letter named Academic All-Big Ten.
2010 JUNIOR SEASON:
Appeared in eight games during the 2010 season, mostly on special teams recorded two tackles awarded first varsity letter.
2009 SOPHOMORE SEASON:
Did not see action.
2008 FRESHMAN SEASON:
Did not see action as a member of the squad scholar-athlete award winner.
Three-time letterwinner for Century High School helped lead Century to a 7-2 record and a Big 9 Conference championship as a senior played for head coach Jon Vik also earned three letters in track and field earned an honors diploma, was a scholar-athlete award winner and an honor roll student.
Born Feb. 18, 1988 son of Peg and Randy Sveum lists his greatest sports thrill as returning a fumble 78 yards for a TD vs. cross-town rival Rochester Mayo during his senior year civil engineering major.
Elite Access: P.J. Fleck on Gopher Road Trip
Check out some of the best moments from Coach P.J. Fleck as he toured Minnesota with the Gopher Road Trip!
Athlon Recognizes Eight Gophers
Annual magazine prediction tabs eight Gophers as All-Big Ten players. Carpenter named first team, while Richardson, Santoso and Smith receive second-team honors.
Elite Access: Gophers Visit Children's Hospital
Members of the Gopher Football team and head coach P.J. Fleck visit with patients at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital in May 2017.