This is the fifth announced television appearance for the Gophers in 2004. Both of Minnesota's games this season have been televised, and their upcoming games with Colorado State this Saturday, Sept. 18 at 9 p.m. (CT) in Fort Collins, Colo., and against Northwestern on Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. (CT) at the Metrodome will be nationally televised on ESPN2. This is the first time that the Gophers have had their first five games of the season televised live since 1996.
Future Gopher games will be selected under the six and 12-day window of the networks' contract with the Big Ten.
For ticket information for upcoming games, call 612-624-8080 or outstate at 1-800 U- GOPHER or log on to gophersports.com.
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.