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Gophers DT Mose Hall announces that he's transferring

Mose Hall, a redshirt freshman defensive tackle for the Gophers, announced Monday on Twitter that he has decided to transfer.

The 6-4, 275-pound Hall comes from Mobile (Ala.) Murphy High School, the same school that produced former Gophers wide receiver KJ Maye and current defensive tackle Gary Moore.

Injuries left the Gophers thin at defensive tackle last season, but it's now a team strength for the team with Steven Richardson and Scott Ekpe both healthy, and the addition of junior college transfer Merrick Johnson to go with a host of top reserves, including Andrew Stelter, Gary Moore and Yoshub Timms.

Eric Abojei, from Robbinsdale Cooper, commits to Gophers

The Gophers landed their second in-state offensive line commitment of the month Sunday, when Eric Abojei, from Robbinsdale Cooper, announced he would play for Minnesota.

The 6-5, 310-pound Abojei is a consensus three-star recruit who also had a reported offer from Iowa State. He is Minnesota's second commitment for the 2017 class, joining Marshall's Blaise Andries, who committed the day of the Gophers spring game.

Abojei announced his decision on Twitter: