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.
Johnson Named USATF Minnesota Athlete of the Month
The senior captain won all three shot put competitions he participated in during the month of January.
Gophers Pace Shot Put at Bethel
True freshman Johnathan Tharaldsen qualified for the USA Track & Field Junior Championship with his personal record on Saturday.
Black History Month: Keita Cline
In honor of Black History Month, Gopher Athletics is celebrating those who made us great. Today we feature Keita Cline (Track & Field).