Minnesota Gophers Rowing The Boat To Victory At 2020 Outback BowlMinnesota Gophers took the victory over the Auburn Tigers 31-24 at the 2020 Outback Bowl in Tampa, Fla.
Gophers Begin First Spring Practice With Head Coach ClaeysThe takeover at Minnesota by new head coach Tracy Claeys has begun in earnest. Time for spring practice. Time to get the Gophers going again, after an unsatisfying 6-7 season.
Leidner Steady For Conservative GophersRedshirt sophomore Mitch Leidner didn't dazzle in his first spring football game at Minnesota's unquestioned starting quarterback, but he did prove a steady influence on an offense that played it close to the vest much of the day. Leidner completed 7 of 15 passes for 74 yards, was sacked twice and threw an interception before a crowd of 4,752 at TCF Bank Stadium in a controlled scrimmage that featured just one touchdown in the offense's 19-0 victory.