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 5-7 PJ Fleck @ UM 5-7 / Winning Percentage 41.67 RK 77 688-516-44 / Winning Percentage 56.89 Total Win Rk 29 Win %age Rk 49 Total 43 Offense 18 Defense 21 S T 4 Offense 7 Defense 5 44,358 Increase Rank 47
2018 0-0 PJ Fleck @ UM 5-7 / Winning Percentage 41.67 RK 77 688-516-44 / Winning Percentage 56.89 Total Win Rk 29 Win %age Rk 49 Total 38 Offense 17 Defense 18 ST 3 Offense 7 Defense 7 NA
* = Returning Quarterback

Schedule (2018)

Record 2018

Overall: W:6 L:6 T:0
Conf: W:6 L:6 T:0
Division: W:6 L:6 T:0

Game Date Home VS Away Score Game Stats
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Aug-30 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
New Mexico State
WIN
48 - 10
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 9-92 295 227 522 1 14 5
New Mexico State 5-50 38 233 271 1 17 2
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Sep-08 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Fresno State
WIN
21 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 3-30 132 175 307 1 15 5
Fresno State 4-40 87 212 299 2 14 6
FBS (FBS Non AQ's) Sep-15 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Miami OH
WIN
26 - 3
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 5-52 118 177 295 2 14 6
Miami OH 6-55 91 108 199 3 14 5
Same Conference Sep-22 2018 Maryland
 -VS- 
Minnesota
LOSS
42 - 13
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Maryland 10-118 315 117 432 0 10 4
Minnesota 1-15 94 169 263 3 16 5
BYE WEEK!
Same Conference Oct-06 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Iowa
LOSS
31 - 48
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 2-10 86 234 320 4 11 3
Iowa 5-45 106 314 420 2 19 10
Same Conference Oct-13 2018 Ohio State
 -VS- 
Minnesota
LOSS
30 - 14
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Ohio State 5-36 92 412 504 0 14 6
Minnesota 4-60 179 218 397 3 9 4
Same Conference Oct-20 2018 Nebraska
 -VS- 
Minnesota
LOSS
53 - 28
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Nebraska 6-43 383 276 659 1 12 8
Minnesota 8-80 125 349 474 1 14 5
Same Conference Oct-27 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Indiana
WIN
38 - 31
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 3-20 180 302 482 4 12 6
Indiana 5-37 153 232 385 3 17 8
Same Conference Nov-03 2018 Illinois
 -VS- 
Minnesota
LOSS
55 - 31
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Illinois 7-70 430 216 646 3 9 4
Minnesota 2-15 178 260 438 2 15 6
Same Conference Nov-10 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Purdue
WIN
41 - 10
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 5-50 265 150 415 1 11 4
Purdue 7-81 88 145 233 1 12 0
Same Conference Nov-17 2018 Minnesota
 -VS- 
Northwestern
LOSS
14 - 24
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Minnesota 3-34 109 197 306 3 12 5
Northwestern 2-20 95 230 325 0 13 4
Same Conference Nov-24 2018 Wisconsin
 -VS- 
Minnesota
WIN
15 - 37
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Wisconsin 6-54 170 189 359 4 11 4
Minnesota 2-20 201 124 325 0 14 5
BCS (FBS AQ's) Dec-26 2018 Georgia Tech
 -VS- 
Minnesota
N/A
Penalties Rushing Yards Passing Yards Total Yards Turnovers 3rd Down Attempts 3rd Down Coversions
Georgia Tech
Minnesota

Record 2018

Overall: W:6 L:6 T:0
Conf: W:6 L:6 T:0
Division: W:6 L:6 T:0

Totals

Penalties Rushing
Yards
Passing
Yards
Total
Yards
Turnovers 3rd Down
Attempts
3rd Down
Coversions
Minnesota 47 - 478 Yards 1962 2582 4544 25 157 59
Opponents 68 - 649 Yards 2048 2684 4732 20 162 61
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
12 4544 379

Offense Passing

Games Yards Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 2582 215

Offense Rushing

Games Yards Avg. Rushing Yards Per Game
12 1962 164

Offense Scoring

Games Total Points Avg. Points Per Game
12 342 29

Offense Turnovers

Games Turnovers Avg. Turnovers Per Game
12 25 2.08

Offense Third Down Conversion

Third Down Attempts Third Down Coversions Third Down Conversion Percentage
157 59 37.6%

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
12 21 17 93 6 8 14 3 81% 67%

Defense Data   Back To Top


Defense Total Yards

Games Opponent Total Yards Opponent Avg. Yards Per Game
12 4732 394

Defense Passing

Games Opponent Total Passing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 2684 224

Defense Rushing

Games Opponent Total Rushing Yards Opponent Avg. Passing Yards Per Game
12 2048 171

Defense Scoring

Games Opponent Total Points Opponent Avg. Points Per Game
12 335 28

Defense Turnovers

Games Opponent Turnovers Opponent Avg. Turnovers Per Game
12 20 1.67

Defense Third Down Stops

Opponent Third Down Attempts Opponent Third Down Coversions Opponent Third Down Conversion Percentage
162 61 37.7%

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
12 9 8 42 2 4 6 2 89% 67%