The family of former Gopher football player Gary Tinsley said Thursday morning it is planning to attend the University of Minnesota graduation ceremony.
Authorities have released the official cause of death in the case of former Gophers linebacker Gary Tinsley.
There’s some Vikings stadium talk, some Gopher athletic director talk and some Minnesota Wild trade talk that’s all part of this week’s news and notes.
Family and friends said their final goodbyes Saturday to Gopher football star Gary Tinsley, whose funeral was held in Florida.
University of Minnesota officials announced Wednesday that the funeral for former player Gary Tinsley will be Saturday morning in Jacksonville, Fla.
Whistles were blown, instructions were shouted and drills were conducted, as the Minnesota football team resumed practice for the first time since the death of former teammate Gary Tinsley.
Gopher Athletics has set up a fund for Gary Tinsley, the linebacker who died in his dorm room last week.
The body of a University of Minnesota football player was found in a dorm room Friday morning, according to U officials. The body of linebacker Gary Tinsley was found in Roy Wilkins Hall.
This has been a lingering weakness for the Gophers, who face New Mexico State this Saturday in their home opener. Sacks weren’t kept as official statistic until the 1980s, but since then only four players have finished with more than eight sacks in one season.