Donnell Kirkwood

Gophers Need To Make Badgers A Passing TeamIt's the kind of week Gopher fans have waited for: A big game that has Big Ten, national implications and, oh yeah, the opponent happens to be Wisconsin. It's the battle of the running backs – sort of.
Gophers Could Be Without Cobb Against WisconsinThe University of Minnesota football team may be without one of its best players in Saturday’s showdown at Wisconsin.
Cobb Carries Minnesota Past Middle Tennessee 35-24 David Cobb had 29 carries for two touchdowns and a career-high 220 yards, the most for the program in nine years, and Minnesota outlasted Middle Tennessee for a 35-24 victory on Saturday. Donnell Kirkwood also had a first-quarter touchdown run for the Golden Gophers (2-0), who rushed for 284 yards.
Gray Ends Gophers’ Career At Meineke Bowl The Gopher football team plays its finale against Texas Tech in the Car Care Bowl in Houston on Friday night.
Gophers Hand Out Team Awards At BanquetThe University of Minnesota football team and the Goal Line Club celebrated the 2012 season with its annual awards banquet Sunday afternoon at the Hilton Hotel in Minneapolis.
Gophers Beat Illinois, 17-3It wasn't pretty, but Minnesota was good enough in a 17-3 win over Illinois on Saturday.
Minnesota Defense Stifles Syracuse In 17-10 WinDonnell Kirkwood rushed for 99 yards and two touchdowns and the Minnesota defense showed it is no longer the pushover it has been for decades in a 17-10 victory over Syracuse on Saturday night.
FCS Schools Are No Cupcakes For Minnesota The last thing the Minnesota Golden Gophers should have to overcome when they face New Hampshire on Saturday is overconfidence.
North Dakota State Upsets Minnesota 37-24Marcus Williams had two defensive touchdowns for North Dakota State on Saturday to help the Bison pull off another FCS team upset of Minnesota, 37-24.