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.
Pro Football Hall of Fame: Bobby Bell
Bobby Bell won the Outland Award in 1962 and was named the Big Ten MVP and finished third in Heisman Trophy voting.
Taking A Look At TCF Bank Stadium Records
The Gophers start their eighth season at TCF Bank Stadium on Sept. 1 against Oregon State. Last year, Minnesota posted some impressive feats in that cracked the stadium record books.
Road Game Tickets On Sale Now
Minnesota road game tickets are now on sale for contests at Penn State, Maryland, Illinois, Nebraska and Wisconsin.