Philip Nelson is an effective rusher, but he has taken hits. Even after dinging his shoulder last weekend he had runs of 20 and 28 yards at New Mexico State.
Updated: September 11, 2013, - 01:08 AM
With starting tailback Donnell Kirkwood out with a sprained ankle, Rodrick Williams stepped in and rushed 16 times for a career-high 148 yards and a touchdown.
Updated: September 08, 2013, - 04:09 PM
The Aggies have a .210 winning percentage during McKinley Boston’s tenure, and the drought stretches back decades.
Updated: September 08, 2013, - 06:38 AM
The Gophers, 15-point favorites Saturday, dropped North Carolina to play at New Mexico State, a woeful program that they couldn’t beat in 2011.
Updated: September 07, 2013, - 08:20 AM
Whether you’re nostalgic about the Michigan and Notre Dame series ending after next season, Saturday night’s showdown in Ann Arbor is an important one for the Big Ten.
Updated: September 05, 2013, - 10:38 PM
The Gophers managed just one sack in the season opener. That came from sophomore Alex Keith, a reserve defensive end. Keith finished with three tackles, including two for a loss.
Updated: September 04, 2013, - 11:49 PM
The defensive end rejected the U as a high school senior at Eden Prairie and now, at 24, plays for New Mexico State.
Updated: September 04, 2013, - 11:47 PM
Jerry Kill discusses this Saturday's opponent, New Mexico State.
Updated: September 04, 2013, - 06:43 AM
“We saw a lot of mistakes that could have been fixed,’’ Gophers quarterback Philip Nelson said. He completed only 10 of 22 passes for 99 yards and a touchdown with an interception.
Updated: September 04, 2013, - 06:33 AM