Gophers return just four receivers who caught a pass in 2016
Gophers return a lot of talent at receiver, but must replace record-setting senior KJ Maye
A mixture of experience and youth should benefit Minnesota's passing game this season
2017 • JUNIOR SEASON: Competed against Buffalo, at Oregon State, against Middle Tennessee and versus Maryland • saw action on offense at Purdue and competed on offense and special teams against Michigan State.
2016 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Did not see game action.
2015 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Did not see game action.
HIGH SCHOOL: A 2014 graduate of Burnsville High School • as a senior quarterback, passed for 1,421 yards and 10 touchdowns, and ran for four touchdowns • as a senior defensive back, recorded 78 tackles, five tackles-for-loss, five pass breakups, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery • named to the Associated Press' All-State Third Team in 2013 • also lettered in baseball and basketball.
PERSONAL: Born June 17, 1995 • son of Joe and Mary Ellen Reger • has two sisters (Shannon and Delaney) • uncle Steve Winum played quarterback for the Gophers from 1975-76 • uncle Mike Reger played football at University of Minnesota Duluth.
Elite Access: Minnesota Preps for BTN Tailgate!
Go behind the scenes of BTN Tailgate on Set-Up Day -- the BTN pregame show is coming to Minneapolis for Gophers-Fighting Illini!
The Gophers have 43 players from Minnesota on the current roster. Head coach P.J. Fleck has made it a mission to lock up recruiting within a six to eight hour radius of the Twin Cities.
Gophers Will Host Indiana On Oct. 26, 2018
Minnesota will welcome Indiana to TCF Bank Stadium for the first time ever in 2018. The Big Ten Conference announced today that the game will now be played on Friday, Oct. 26, 2018.