College Football Team Details: Minnesota
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Minnesota FBS (AQ's) : Big Ten P5

Location
Minneapolis

Spirit Name
Golden Gophers

Mascot
Goldy Gopher
Stadium:
TCF Bank/FBS Rank: 61st
Capacity: 50,805
Surface: FieldTurf

Offense Data | Defense Data

University Snapshot

Year Annual
Record
Coach Head Coach Record Overall Record Total Win Rank / Winning % Returning Letterman Returning
Starters
Attendance
2009 6-7 Tim Brewster @ UM 11-21 / Winning Percentage 34.38 640-463-44 / Winning Percentage 57.72 Total Win Rk 30 Win %age Rk 41 Total 54 Offense 31 Defense 22 S.T. 1 Offense 9* Defense 8 50,805 Increase Rank 42
2010 3-9 Tim Brewster @ UM 15-30 / Winning Percentage 34.34 643-472-44 / Winning Percentage 57.38 Total Win Rk 30 Win %age Rk 41 Total 38 Offense 21 Defense 15 S.T. 2 Offense 9*/ Defense 2 49,513 Decrease Rank 45
2011 3-9 Jerry Kill @ UM 3-9 / Winning Percentage 25.00 646-481-44 / Winning Percentage 57.05 Total Win Rk 30 Win %age Rk 45 Total 37 Offense 14 Defense 21 S.T. 2 Offense 6 Defense 8 47,714 Decrease Rank 49
2012 6-7 Jerry Kill @ UM 9-16 / Winning Percentage 36.00 652-488-44 / Winning Percentage 56.93 Total Win Rk 30 Win %age Rk 48 Total 52 Offense 22 Defense 23 S.T. 5 Offense 6* Defense 6 46,637 Decrease Rank 47
2013 8-5 Jerry Kill @ UM 17-21 / Winning Percentage 44.74 660-493-44 / Winning Percentage 56.98 Total Win Rk 28 Win %age Rk 45 Total 55 Offense 26 Defense 25 S.T. 4 Offense 10* Defense 6 47,797 Increase Rank 47
2014 8-5 Jerry Kill @ UM 25-26 / Winning Percentage 49.02 668-497-44 / Winning Percentage 57.02 Total Win Rk 29 Win %age Rk 47 Total 50 Offense 26 Defense 23 S.T. 1 Offense 8 Defense 7 47,865 Increase Rank 45
2015 6-7 Jerry Kill//Tracy Claeys @ UM 31-33 / Winning Percentage 49.02 674-505-44 / Winning Percentage 56.91 Total Win Rk 28 Win %age Rk 47 Total 48 Offense 23 Defense 21 S.T. 4 Offense 5* Defense 7 47,865 Increase Rank 45
2016 9-4 Tracy Claeys @ UM 11-8 / Winning Percentage 57.89 RK 54 683-509-44 / Winning Percentage 57.04 Total Win Rk 28 Win %age Rk 46 Total 39 Offense 15 Defense 22 S T 2 Offense 7* Defense 6 43,814 Decrease Rank 54
2017 0-0 PJ Fleck @ UM 0-0 / Winning Percentage 0.0 RK 0 683-509-44 / Winning Percentage 57.04 Total Win Rk 28 Win %age Rk 47 Total 43 Offense 18 Defense 21 S T 4 Offense 7 Defense 5 NA
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2017)

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Record 2017

Overall: W:3 L:3 T:0
Conf: W:3 L:3 T:0
Division: W:3 L:3 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Aug-31 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Buffalo
WIN
17 - 7
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 4-35 169 239 408 1 18 6
Buffalo 4-35 51 211 262 1 17 5
BCS (FBS AQ's) Sep-09 2017 Oregon State
 -VS- 
Minnesota
WIN
14 - 48
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Oregon State 7-91 80 145 225 3 11 3
Minnesota 6-70 253 158 411 1 13 9
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Sep-16 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Middle Tennessee
WIN
34 - 3
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 3-22 221 122 343 0 12 3
Middle Tennessee 6-45 46 184 230 2 14 3
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Sep-30 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Maryland
LOSS
24 - 31
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 3-29 80 229 309 2 12 5
Maryland 6-70 262 154 416 0 16 9
Same Conference Oct-07 2017 Purdue
 -VS- 
Minnesota
LOSS
31 - 17
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Purdue 6-61 132 307 439 4 13 6
Minnesota 5-47 227 101 328 2 17 5
Same Conference Oct-14 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Michigan State
LOSS
27 - 30
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 1-15 74 216 290 2 13 5
Michigan State 5-40 245 120 365 3 12 4
Same Conference Oct-21 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Illinois
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota
Illinois
Same Conference Oct-28 2017 Iowa
 -VS- 
Minnesota
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Iowa
Minnesota
Same Conference Nov-04 2017 Michigan
 -VS- 
Minnesota
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Michigan
Minnesota
Same Conference Nov-11 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Nebraska
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota
Nebraska
Same Conference Nov-18 2017 Northwestern
 -VS- 
Minnesota
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Northwestern
Minnesota
Same Conference Nov-25 2017 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Wisconsin
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota
Wisconsin

Record 2017

Overall: W:3 L:3 T:0
Conf: W:3 L:3 T:0
Division: W:3 L:3 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Minnesota 22 - 218 Yards 1024 1065 2089 8 85 33
Opponents 34 - 342 Yards 816 1121 1937 13 83 30
KEY

Colored Dots Indicate that the game is outside of their division.

  • Other = Same Conference
  • BCS = Non Conf. BCS
  • FBS = Non Conf. FBS
  • FCS = non Conf. FCS
  • FCS Non AQ = Other

Offense Data   Back To Top


Offense Total Yards

Games Yards Avg. Yards Per Game
6 2089 348

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
6 1065 178

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
6 1024 171

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
6 167 28

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
6 8 1.33

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
85 33 38.8%

Offense Red Zone

Games RZ Drives RZ Scores RZ Points RZ Rushing TD RZ Passing TD RZ TD Total RZ Field Goals RZ Scoring Percentage RZ TD Percentage
6 17 14 84 10 1 11 3 82% 65%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
6 1937 323

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
6 1121 187

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
6 816 136

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
6 116 19

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
6 13 2.17

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
83 30 36.1%

Defense Red Zone

Games Opponent RZ Drives Opponent RZ Scores Opponent RZ Points Opponent RZ Rushing_TD Opponent RZ Passing_TD Opponent RZ Zone TD Opponent RZ Field Goals Opponent RZ Scoring Percentage Opponent RZ TD Percentage
6 7 5 30 2 3 5 0 71% 71%