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.
Johnson Is Minnesota's Breakout Star
Tyler Johnson is putting up numbers that could rival some of the best sophomore receivers in Minnesota history.
Ski-U-Mah Weekly: Episode 6
P.J. Fleck, Jenny Hansen and Abby DeMuse are this week's guests on Ski-U-Mah Weekly which streams on Facebook every Monday.
Game 7: Illinois at Minnesota
Minnesota hosts Illinois at 2:30 p.m. on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium. The game can be watched on the Big Ten Network and can be heard on KFAN.