Former Gopher Football Player Nick Connelly Dies Of CancerFormer Gopher football player Nick Connelly died of cancer Wednesday night. He was 22 years old.
National Signing Day Exciting For High School SeniorsFor the University of Minnesota football program, they hope they have upgraded with a collection of recruits that have upside and are coachable. Yes, it's National Signing Day for high school football players.
Incoming Gophers Class Geared Again Toward Running GameMinnesota will remain rooted in the running game for a while. The Gophers included three running backs in their 24-player recruiting class that became official Wednesday on national signing day. Canadian Jonathan Femi-Cole leads the list of incoming freshmen who will join standouts from each of the last two recruiting classes in a crowded competition for departing senior David Cobb's spot. Berkley Edwards will be a redshirt sophomore in 2015, and Jeff Jones will be a redshirt freshman.
Minnesota Announces 2015 Football Recruiting ClassIt's National Signing Day for high school athletes as they put the pen to paper and finalize where they are heading to be student-athletes in college.