Freshman Of The Week
The Big Ten Conference announced Monday that Nate Mason of the University of Minnesota has been named the league’s Freshman of the Week for men’s basketball.
After a big game in a big win over San Jose State on Saturday, Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner earned some Big Ten Conference recognition on Monday. Leidner, a redshirt freshman from Lakeville, ran for 151 yards and four touchdowns as the Gophers finished 4-0 in the non-conference schedule after a 43-24 win over San Jose State.
Minnesota’s Joe Coleman has been named the Big Ten’s freshman of the week.
The Gophers women’s basketball team is trying to get back on track after a 4-5 start to the season.