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2004 Football Results

Gopher Football 2004 Season

  • Head Coach:  Glen Mason (8th season)
  • Overall Record: 7 - 5
  • Conference Record: 3 - 5
  • Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl: Minnesota vs. Alabama (W 20-16)

2004 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
09/04/2004 Toledo (9-4) W 63-21
09/11/2004 Illinois State W 37-21
09/18/2004 @ Colorado State (4-7) W 34-16
09/25/2004 Northwestern (6-6) W 43-17
10/02/2004 Penn State (4-7) W 16-7
10/09/2004 @ Michigan (9-3) L 24-27
10/16/2004 @ Michigan State (5-7) L 17-51
10/23/2004 Homecoming
Illinois
(3-8)
W 45-0
10/30/2004 @ Indiana (3-8) L 21-30
11/06/2004 @ Wisconsin (9-3) L 14-38
11/13/2004 Iowa (10-2) L 27-29
12/31/2004 Music City Bowl
vs. Alabama (6-6)
W 20-16

2004 Big Ten Standings

TEAM CONF OVERALL
Iowa 7-1 10-2
Michigan 7-1 9-3
Wisconsin 6-2 9-3
Northwestern 5-3 6-6
Ohio State 4-4 8-4
Purdue 4-4 7-5
Michigan State 4-4 5-7
Minnesota 3-5 7-5
Penn State 2-6 4-7
Illinois 1-7 3-8
Indiana 1-7 3-8

2004 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
78 Ainslie, Joe OT 6-7 300 So. Minnetonka, Minn. (Hopkins)
98 Allen, Neel NT 6-3 285 RFr. Marietta, Ga. (Lassiter)
4 Banks, Trumaine DB 5-10 185 So. Columbus, Ohio (Eastmoor Academy)
23 Barber, Dominique DB 6-0 180 Fr. Plymouth, Minn. (Wayzata)
21 Barber, Marion RB 5-11 215 Jr. Plymouth, Minn.
62 Brenny, Josh OG 6-5 305 So. Albany, Minn.
77 Brinkhaus, Tony OT 6-4 295 RFr. Bloomington, Minn. (Jefferson)
65 Brody, William DE 6-5 230 Fr. Garfield Heights, Ohio (Benedictine)
53 Bultman, Brad OC 6-2 260 RFr. Green Bay, Wis. (Ashwaubenon)
28 Cain, Samad FS 6-1 185 RFr. Detroit, Mich.
32 Campbell, Terrance DB 6-2 205 Jr. Atlanta, Ga. (Frederick Douglass)
14 Carlson, John DB 6-2 215 Fr. Wayzata, Minn. (Hopkins)
57 Cheney, Patrick LB 6-1 220 RFr. Shoreview, Minn. (Mounds View)
90 Clark, Eric DE 6-4 265 So. Tampa Bay, Fla. (Tampa Bay Tech)
3 Cupito, Bryan QB 6-1 195 So. Cincinnati, Ohio (McNicholas)
79 DeGeest, Matt OG 6-5 250 Fr. Harrisburg, S.D. (Harrisburg)
25 Dozier, Ukee CB 6-1 190 Sr. Bradenton, Fla.
83 Ellerson, Jared WR 6-1 200 Jr. Copley, Ohio (Copley)
13 Ernst, Adam QB 6-2 210 Jr. Orange, Calif.
61 Eslinger, Greg OC 6-3 285 Jr. Bismarck, N.D. (Bismarck)
45 Eugene, Junior FB 6-1 230 Jr. Miami, Fla. (South Miami)
34 Faue, Jeremy FB 5-11 215 RFr. Hamel, Minn. (Wayzata)
12 Fraley, Justin SS 6-0 210 Sr. Cleveland, Ohio
85 Galbreath, Adam WR 6-3 190 RFr. Houston, Texas
31 Giannini, Jason K 5-10 180 Fr. Canton, Ohio (Glen Oak)
63 Goblirsch, Brian OG 6-2 295 So. Eagan, Minn.
14 Grandas, Brody DB 5-11 185 Fr. Woodbury, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall)
38 Hagen, Brandon FB 6-0 210 Jr. Owatonna, Minn.
2 Hamilton, Paris WR 6-1 195 Sr. Katy, Texas
15 Harris, Jamal DB 6-0 180 RFr. Delray Beach, Fla. (Atlantic)
66 Harston, Brandon OG 6-2 300 Sr. Fort Worth, Texas
44 Hightower, Deon LB 6-3 195 Fr. Arlington, Texas (Mansfield Summit)
37 Holden, Chris DE 5-11 225 So. Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie)
49 Hopkins, Stephon DL 6-0 245 So. Detroit, Mich.
69 Jakel, John OG 6-5 280 RFr. Schofield, Wis. (D.C. Everest)
37 Kasten, Michael WR 6-2 200 Fr. Plainview, Minn. (Plainview)
41 Kucek, Justin P 6-0 180 Fr. Canfield, Ohio (Canfield)
42 Lamers, Jason FB 6-0 240 So. Kaukauna, Wis. (Wrightstown)
99 Lipka, Keith DE 6-3 260 Jr. Oak Creek, Wis. (NDSCS) (Oak Creek)
16 Lloyd, Rhys K 6-1 220 Sr. Dover, England
97 Losli, Mark DT 6-6 290 Jr. Spring Lake Park, Minn. (Spring Lake Park)
19 Maciejowski, Mike QB 6-3 210 Fr. Columbus, Ohio (Upper Arlington)
16 Mannion, Kevin DB 6-2 200 Fr. Germantown, Wis. (Germantown)
22 Maroney, Laurence RB 5-11 205 So. St. Louis, Mo. (Normandy)
40 McCarthy, Pat DE 6-0 250 So. Neenah, Wis. (Neenah)
44 McGarry, Robert LS 6-3 215 Fr. Stillwater, Minn. (Stillwater)
52 McKenzie, Kyle LB 6-1 235 Jr. Detroit, Mich. (St. Martin Deporres)
70 Meisel, Todd DT 6-4 255 RFr. Hartland, Wis. (Arrowhead)
74 Melander, Rian OT 6-7 295 Sr. Shoreview, Minn. (Cretin-Durham H.S.)
15 Monroe, Joel K 6-0 180 Fr. Brooklyn Park, Minn. (Robbinsdale Cooper)
95 Montgomery, Anthony DT 6-5 305 Jr. Cleveland, Ohio (John F. Kennedy)
59 Moore, Steve LB 6-2 230 Fr. Coon Rapids, Minn. (Blaine)
17 Mortensen, Tony QB 6-3 200 Fr. Hutchinson, Minn. (Hutchinson)
73 Moss, Brian DE 6-6 285 So. Florissant, Mo. (Hazelwood Central)
53 Mullaney, Mark LB 6-0 210 RFr. Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie)
60 Nicholson, Mike OG 6-5 285 Jr. River Falls, Wis. (River Falls)
20 Owens, Brandon DB 6-2 210 So. Delray Beach, Fla. (D.B. Atlantic)
34 Pawielski, John DB 5-11 200 Jr. Waupaca, Wis. (Waupaca)
84 Payne, Logan WR 6-2 200 So. Lutz , Fla. (Land O' Lakes)
29 Pinnix, Amir RB 6-0 195 RFr. Newark, N.J. (Malcolm X Shabazz)
81 Posthumus, Jarod TE 6-4 255 Jr. St. Cloud, Minn. (Becker)
48 Reese, Mario LB 6-3 230 So. Mableton, Ga. (Pebblebrook)
51 Reid, Darrell DE 6-2 275 Sr. Farmingdale, N.J.
36 Rhea, Stephon CB 5-10 170 RFr. Houston, Texas
30 Richmond, Johnathan FS 5-10 200 Sr. Greensboro, N.C.
88 Rucker, Micah WR 6-6 210 RFr. Bonita Springs, Fla. (Estero)
87 Salmen, Kevin TE 6-5 245 Jr. St. Paul, Minn. (Cretin-Durham H.S.)
75 Sannes, Lance OT 6-7 300 Jr. Wahpeton, N.D.
55 Scroggins, John DE 6-5 230 RFr. Dallas, Texas
47 Scroggins, Sam TE 6-5 245 Fr. Florissant, Mo.
68 Setterstrom, Mark OG 6-3 295 Jr. Northfield, Minn. (Northfield)
58 Sherels, Mike LB 6-0 230 RFr. Rochester, Minn. (John Marshall)
46 Shevlin, John LB 6-1 220 RFr. Eagan, Minn. (Eastview)
64 Shidell, Steve OT 6-5 285 RFr. Coon Rapids, Minn. (Coon Rapids)
80 Simmons, Jack TE 6-4 215 Fr. Libertyville, Ill. (Carmel)
5 Sims, Dominique LB 6-1 230 Sr. Minneapolis, Minn.
43 Smith, Brian LB 6-1 235 Sr. Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
96 Smith, Camron DL 6-5 290 Fr. Kansas City, Kan.
89 Spaeth, Matt TE 6-6 270 So. St. Michael, Minn. (St. Michael-Albertville)
11 Steib, Desi DB 6-1 185 RFr. Vacherie, La. (St. James)
56 Swaggert, Tyson OC 6-4 285 So. Buffalo, Minn. (Buffalo)
31 Thompson, Seth DB 6-0 190 RFr. Hudson, Wis. (Cretin-Derham Hall)
18 Valentine, Justin FB 6-2 215 RFr. Columbus, Ohio (Eastmoor Academy)
91 VanDeSteeg, William DE 6-4 235 Fr. Silver Lake, Minn. (Glencoe-Silver Lake)
7 Wallace, Jakari WR 5-8 170 Jr. Lauderdale Lakes, Fla. (Boyd Anderson)
82 Wheelwright, Ernie WR 6-5 210 RFr. Columbus, Ohio (Walnut Ridge)
6 White, Quentin DB 6-0 200 Jr. Gahanna, Ohio (Lincoln)
35 Wojciechowski, Mike CB 5-8 190 Sr. Oak Creek, Wis. (Oak Creek)

2004 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 USC (62) 13-0 1,622
2 Auburn (3) 13-0 1,559
3 Oklahoma 12-1 1,454
4 Utah 12-0 1,438
5 Texas 11-1 1,391
6 Louisville 11-1 1,261
7 Georgia 10-2 1,204
8 Iowa 10-2 1,111
9 California 10-2 1,060
10 Virginia Tech 10-3 996
11 Miami (FL) 9-3 917
12 Boise State 11-1 888
13 Tennessee 10-3 868
14 Michigan 9-3 842
15 Florida State 9-3 754
16 Louisiana State 9-3 711
17 Wisconsin 9-3 482
18 Texas Tech 8-4 476
19 Arizona State 9-3 463
20 Ohio State 8-4 423
21 Boston College 9-3 314
22 Fresno State 9-3 203
23 Virginia 8-4 157
24 Navy 10-2 126
25 Pittsburgh 8-4 99

2004 Final ESPN/USA Today Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 USC (61) 13-0 0
2 Auburn 13-0 0
3 Oklahoma 12-1 1366
4 Texas 11-1 1324
5 Utah 12-0 1300
6 Georgia 10-2 1191
7 Louisville 11-1 1166
8 Iowa 10-2 1022
9 California 10-2 937
10 Virginia Tech 10-3 906
11 Miami (FL) 9-3 903
12 Michigan 9-3 802
13 Boise State 11-1 792
14 Florida State 9-3 776
15 Tennessee 10-3 771
16 LSU 9-3 693
17 Texas Tech 8-4 478
18 Wisconsin 9-3 449
19 Ohio State 8-4 430
20 Arizona State 9-3 377
21 Boston College 9-3 245
22 Fresno State 9-3 206
23 Virginia 8-4 157
24 Navy 10-2 129
25 Florida 7-5 101

2004 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl by Citi - 01/01/2005
Texas 38, Michigan 37
Capital One Bowl - 01/01/2005
Iowa 30, Louisiana State 25
Outback Bowl - 01/01/2005
Georgia 24, Wisconsin 21
Mastercard Alamo Bowl - 12/29/2004
Ohio State 33, Oklahoma State 7
Vitalis Sun Bowl - 12/31/2004
Arizona State 27, Purdue 23
Gaylord Hotels Music City Bowl - 12/31/2004
Minnesota 20, Alabama 16

2004 Other Bowl Results

Rose Bowl by Citi - 01/04/2006
Texas 41, USC 38
Nokia Sugar Bowl - 01/02/2006
West Virginia 38, Georgia 35
Toyota Gator Bowl - 01/02/2006
Virginia Tech 35, Louisville 24
AT&T Cotton Bowl - 01/02/2006
Alabama 13, Texas Tech 10
Chick-Fil-A Peach Bowl - 12/30/2005
LSU 40, Miami (FL) 3
AutoZone Liberty Bowl - 12/31/2005
Tulsa 31, Fresno State 24
Independence Bowl - 12/30/2005
Missouri 38, South Carolina 31
Emerald Bowl - 12/29/2005
Utah 38, Georgia Tech 10
EV1.net Houston Bowl - 12/31/2005
TCU 27, Iowa State 24
Meineke Car Care Bowl - 12/31/2005
North Carolina State 14, South Florida 0
Pacific Life Holiday Bowl - 12/29/2005
Oklahoma 17, Oregon 14
MPC Computers Bowl - 12/28/2005
Boston College 27, Boise State 21
Insight Bowl - 12/27/2005
Arizona State 45, Rutgers 40
Champs Sports Bowl - 12/27/2005
Clemson 19, Colorado 10
Motor City Bowl - 12/26/2005
Memphis 38, Akron 31
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl - 12/24/2005
Nevada 49, Central Florida 48 (OT)
Fort Worth Bowl - 12/23/2005
Kansas 42, Houston 13
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl - 12/22/2005
Navy 51, Colorado State 30
Pioneer PureVision Las Vegas Bowl - 12/22/2005
California 35, BYU 28
GMAC Bowl - 12/21/2005
Toledo 45, UTEP 13
New Orleans Bowl - 12/20/2005
Southern Mississippi 31, Arkansas State 19