Minnesota totaled 44 points over the three-day event at Purdue's Rankin Track & Field including several top-10 performances on Sunday in the meet finale.
Minnesota returns to action next weekend at the Big Ten championships in Lafayette, Ind.
Minnesota will compete at UNI and UW-La Crosse this weekend as a final tune-up for the Big Ten Outdoor Championships.
Minnesota closes out the weekend on Sunday with All-American Jon Simons competing in the 5,000 meters at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational in Stanford, Calif.
The Gophers will try for their fourth-straight 4x800 title at the Drake Relays.
2013 Season- Indoor: Finished thrid at the Snowshoe Open in shot put with a throw of 56-00 1/2 (17.03m) finished the Big Ten Championships in 16th with a throw of 55-09 3/4 (16.97) Threw 55-05 (16.84) at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor: took ninth at the Big Ten Championships in shot put with a throw of 58-01 1/2 (17.71m) took first at the UCSD Triton Invite with a throw of 57-4.75 (17.48m) finished Iowa Musco Invitational in third with a throw of 55-05. 3/4 (16.94m).
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of three events for the indoor season landed a toss of 55-1 (16.79m) in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships finished second at the Bethel Invite with a throw of 51-7 (15.72m) threw 52-1 (15.87m) at the Iowa State Classic. Outdoor: Threw the shot 53-7 3/4 (16.35m) and the discus 162-0 (49.39m) at the UNI Open.
High School:A 2010 graduate of Farmington High School high school coaches were Mark Froehling and Brian Helmstetter 2010 Minnesota Class AA discus champion (178-4) runner-up in shot put (58-4) Missota Conference shot put champion two-year all state and three-year all-conference honoree competed in USATF meets all-conference football player letterwinner in basketball.
Personal: Born September 12, 1991 undecided on a major son of Kelly and Mike Hussung has three siblings: Ryan, Taylor, and Delaney.
‘U’ Alum Siegmeier Joins Gophers Staff
A two-time All-American and three-time Big Ten champion, Zach Siegmeier will serve as director of operations for men's track & field and cross country.
Blankenship, Mead Shine in Olympic Finals
Mead and Blankenship recorded the best Olympic finishes by Gophers since Staffan Strand finished sixth in the high jump for Sweden during the 2000 Olympics in Sydney.
Blankenship Punches Ticket to Olympic Final
Ben Blankenship (1,500) and Hassan Mead (5,000) will run in Olympic finals on Saturday night.