May 16, 2013
The Big Ten Conference announced Minnesota's 2014 Big Ten home and away schedule today, which finalizes the Gophers' complete 2014 schedule.
Minnesota opens the season against Eastern Illinois at home on Aug. 28 and then hosts Middle Tennessee State on Sept. 6 before traveling to TCU on Sept. 13. The Gophers then complete their non-conference schedule at home on Sept. 20 against San Jose State.
In Big Ten play, the Gophers will host league foes Northwestern (Oct. 11), Purdue (Oct. 18), Iowa (Nov. 8) and Ohio State (Nov. 15). Minnesota will travel to Michigan (Sept. 27), Illinois (Oct. 25), Nebraska (Nov. 22) and Wisconsin (Nov. 29) in Big Ten play.
The Gophers will have two bye weeks in 2014, as they will not play on Oct. 4 or on Nov. 1.
Minnesota's Complete 2014 Schedule
Aug. 28 vs. Eastern Illinois
Sept. 6 vs. Middle Tennessee State
Sept. 13 at TCU
Sept. 20 vs. San Jose State
Sept 27 at Michigan
Oct. 4 BYE
Oct. 11 Northwestern
Oct. 18 Purdue
Oct. 25 at Illinois
Nov. 1 BYE
Nov. 8 Iowa
Nov. 15 Ohio State
Nov. 22 at Nebraska
Nov. 29 at Wisconsin
Five Gophers on Senior Bowl Watch List
Seniors Mitch Leidner, Jack Lynn, Jalen Myrick, Jonah Pirsig and Damarius Travis are the Maroon and Gold representatives on the watch list.
Player Profile: Damarius Travis
From the outside view the Gophers secondary may look like it needs a complete rehaul after having two players in Briean Boddy-Calhoun and Eric Murray go to the NFL. That is not the case.
Sunday Night Overtime With Coach Claeys Began Aug. 21
Sunday Night Overtime With Coach Claeys will originate from the Gophers’ locker room at TCF Bank Stadium and will be streamed using Facebook Live.