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2013 Football Results

Gopher Football 2013 Season

  • Head Coach:  Jerry Kill (3rd season)
  • Overall Record:  8-5
  • Conference Record:  4-4
  • Texas Bowl: vs. Syracuse (L 17-21)

2013 Schedule

Date Opponent W/L Score
08/29/2013 UNLV (7-6) W 51-23
09/07/2013 @ New Mexico State (2-10) W 44-21
09/14/2013 Western Illinois W 29-12
09/21/2013 San Jose State (6-6) W 43-24
09/28/2013 Homecoming
Iowa (8-5)
L 7-23
10/05/2013 @ Michigan (7-6) L 13-42
10/19/2013 @ Northwestern (5-7) W 20-17
10/26/2013 Nebraska (9-4) W 34-23
11/02/2013 @ Indiana (5-7) W 42-39
11/09/2013 Penn State (7-5) W 24-10
11/23/2013 Wisconsin (9-4) L 7-20
11/30/2013 @ Michigan State (13-1) L 3-14
12/27/2013 Texas Bowl
vs. Syracuse (7-6)
L 17-21

2013 Big Ten Standings

Legends CONF OVERALL
Michigan State 8-0 13-1
Iowa 5-3 8-5
Nebraska 5-3 9-4
Minnesota 4-4 8-5
Michigan 3-5 7-6
Northwestern 1-7 5-7
Leaders CONF OVERALL
Ohio State 8-0 12-2
Wisconsin 6-2 9-4
Penn State 4-4 7-5
Indiana 3-5 5-7
Illinois 1-7 4-8
Purdue 0-8 1-11

Big Ten Championship:  Michigan State 34, Ohio State 24

2013 Gopher Football Roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Last School)
86 Alipate, Moses Tight End 6-5 281 RS SR Bloomington, Minn. (Bloomington Jefferson HS)
98 Amaefula, Michael DL 6-2 244 JR Arlington, Texas (Bowie HS)
81 Anyanwu, Duke TE 6-4 241 RS FR Blaine, Minn. (Blaine HS)
45 Ayinde, Adekunle DB 6-0 185 FR Blaine, Minn. (Blaine High School)
64 Bak, Caleb OL 6-3 302 RS JR Columbia Heights, Minn. (Concordia Academy)
22 Baltazar, Jeremy Defensive Back 6-0 197 SR Corona, Calif. (Blinn College)
31 Banham, Cole RB 5-9 188 RS JR Lakeville, Minn. (Minnesota State-Mankato)
47 Bisch, Alex TE 6-6 251 RS JR Northfield, Minn. (Northfield HS)
73 Bjorklund, Joe OL 6-5 288 RS SO Rosemount, Minn. (Rosemount HS)
67 Bobek, Brian OL 6-2 282 JR Inverness, Ill. (Ohio State)
29 Boddy-Calhoun, Briean DB 5-11 186 JR Wilmington, Del. (Coffeyville Community College)
22 Borchardt, Jeff WR 6-0 185 FR Medina, Minn. (Wayzata HS)
46 Botticelli, Cameron DL 6-5 290 RS JR Milwaukee, Wis. (Marquette University HS)
77 Bush, Foster OL 6-5 303 RS SO Menasha, Wis. (Menasha HS)
26 Campbell, De'Vondre LB 6-5 225 RS SO Fort Myers, Fla. (Hutchinson CC)
65 Campion, Josh OL 6-5 326 RS SO Fergus Falls, Minn. (Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy)
11 Carter, Eric WR 5-11 185 FR Lakeland, Fla. (Lake Gibson Senior HS)
63 Christenson, Jon OL 6-4 306 RS SO Minnetonka, Minn. (Minnetonka)
27 Cobb, David RB 5-11 225 JR Killeen, Texas (Ellison HS)
55 Cockran, Theiren DL 6-6 238 RS SO Homestead, Fla. (Homestead HS)
19 Conway, Michael QB 6-5 205 FR La Crescent, Minn. (Aquinas HS [Wis.])
14 Cosgrove, Connor Wide Receiver 6-0 175 RS JR Fitchburg, Wis. (St. Cloud State)
19 Dicke, Cedric Linebacker 6-3 221 RS FR Cannon Falls, Minn. (Cannon Falls HS)
59 Dixon, Ray LB 6-3 205 FR Loxahatchee, Fla. (Seminole Ridge HS)
32 Edwards, Berkley RB 5-9 190 FR Novi, Mich. (Chelsea HS)
95 Ekpe, Hendrick DL 6-5 251 FR Lewisville, Texas (Lewisville HS)
97 Ekpe, Scott DL 6-4 281 SO Lewisville, Texas (Lewisville HS)
94 Eldred, Christian P 6-3 185 JR Melbourne, Australia (Monash University)
18 Engel, Derrick Wide Receiver 6-2 187 RS SR Chaska, Minn. (Winona State)
52 Epping, Zac OL 6-2 321 RS JR Kenosha, Wis. (Tremper HS)
70 Fahning, Chad OL 6-6 270 FR St. Paul, Minn. (DeLaSalle HS)
48 Filkins, Jake Long Snapper 6-2 240 SR Prescott, Wis. (Prescott HS)
24 Fodness, Kyle K 5-11 198 RS FR Bemidji, Minn (Bemidji HS)
3 Foreman, Dexter QB 6-1 220 RS SO Manvel, Texas (Manvel HS)
14 Fruechte, Isaac WR 6-3 204 RS JR Caledonia, Minn. (Rochester CTC)
21 Gillum, James Running Back 5-11 214 SR Pearl River, La. (Mississippi Gulf Coast CC)
83 Goodger, Drew TE 6-5 265 JR Shawnee Mission, Kan. (Northwest HS)
99 Hageman, Ra'Shede Defensive Line 6-6 311 RS SR Minneapolis, Minn. (Washburn HS)
45 Hart, Nick TE 6-5 220 FR Prior Lake, Minn. (Prior Lake HS)
33 Harte, Andrew K 6-0 180 FR Downers Grove, Ill. (Montini Catholic HS)
40 Hartman, Jared LS 6-3 229 RS SO Falcon Heights, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall HS)
43 Hartmann, Tyler FB 6-3 247 RS FR Andover, Minn. (Andover HS)
36 Hawthorne, Chris Kicker 6-6 200 SR Raleigh, N.C. (North Carolina State)
68 Hayes, Isaac OL 6-2 304 RS FR Brooklyn Park, Minn. (St. Thomas Academy)
89 Heifort, Ernie TE 6-5 281 RS SO Bemidji, Minn. (Bemidji)
30 Henry, Mike Fullback 6-1 231 RS SR Mahtomedi, Minn. (Mahtomedi)
57 Hill, Aaron Linebacker 6-2 231 RS SR St. Charles, Mo. (Lutheran HS)
96 Hinojosa, Jordan DL 6-3 272 SO Miami, Fla. (Coffeyville CC)
89 Holcomb, Ben WR 6-4 200 RS FR Germantown, Wis. (Germantown HS)
17 Hutton, Logan WR 6-1 181 RS JR La Marque, Texas (La Marque HS)
11 Johnson, Antonio DB 6-0 207 SO Cleveland, Ohio (Shaker Heights, Ohio)
36 Johnson, Cavonte DB 5-11 190 RS FR Edina, Minn. (Edina HS)
92 Johnson, Roland Defensive Line 6-1 286 SR Camden, S.C. (Butler County CC)
4 Jones, Donovahn WR 6-3 190 FR Stockbridge, Ga. (Dutchtown HS)
15 Jones, Marcus DB/KR 5-8 166 JR Wake Forest, N.C. (Wake Forest-Rolesville)
42 Juenemann, Justin K 6-0 158 FR Phillipsburg, Kan. (Phillipsburg HS)
84 Keise, Victor Wide Receiver 6-1 188 RS SR Coral Springs, Fla. (North Broward Prep)
91 Keith, Alex DL 6-3 237 SO Columbia, Mo. (Hickman HS)
20 Kirkwood, Donnell RB 5-10 223 RS JR Delray Beach, Fla. (Atlantic)
38 Laster, De'Niro LB 6-4 230 FR Cleveland Heights, Ohio (Cleveland Heights HS)
78 Lauer, Ben OL 6-6 302 RS FR Plymouth, Minn. (Wayzata HS)
94 Legania, Harold DL 6-4 308 RS JR New Orleans, La. (Edna Karr HS)
60 Leidner, Matt Offensive Lineman 6-2 280 FR Lakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)
7 Leidner, Mitch Quarterback 6-4 233 RS FR Lakeville, Minn. (South HS)
74 Lenkiewicz, Marek OL 6-5 289 RS JR Tinley Park, Ill. (Victor J. Andrew HS)
6 Levine, Grayson DB 5-11 202 JR Eden Prairie, Minn. (Eden Prairie HS)
50 Lynn, Jack LB 6-3 234 RS FR Lake Zurich, Ill. (Lake Zurich HS)
9 Manuel, James Linebacker 6-2 225 SR Indianapolis, Ind. (Warren Central HS)
80 Marmer, Aaron WR 6-3 213 RS SO Menasha, Wis. (Air Force Academy)
34 Matilus, Jephte LB 6-1 238 RS SO Delray Beach, Fla. (Atlantic HS)
1 Maye, KJ WR 5-10 197 SO Mobile, Ala. (Murphy HS)
76 Mayes, Alex OL 6-5 285 FR Van Alstyne, Texas (Van Alstyne HS)
71 McAvoy, Kyle Offensive Lineman 6-5 305 RS SO Bloomington, Ill. (Bloomington HS)
66 McAvoy, Luke Offensive Lineman 6-5 285 RS SO Bloomington, Ill. (Bloomington HS)
8 McGhee, Daletavious DB 6-1 195 FR Decatur, Ga. (Cedar Grove HS)
33 McKelvey, John Defensive Back 6-0 209 RS FR Hunting Valley, Ohio (University School)
44 Mezzenga, Gabe Tight End/Fullback 6-4 245 RS JR Shoreview, Minn. (Totino-Grace HS)
12 Montgomery, Steven DB 5-10 210 RS SO Miramar, Fla. (Miramar HS)
37 Mortell, Peter P 6-2 195 RS SO Green Bay, Wis. (Notre Dame Academy)
62 Mottla, Zach Offensive Lineman 6-2 277 RS SR Edina, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall)
31 Murray, Eric DB 6-0 194 SO Milwaukee, Wis. (Riverside University HS)
28 Myrick, Jalen DB 5-10 200 FR Bloomingdale, Ga. (Savannah Christian Prep HS)
69 Ndondo-Lay, Robert Defensive Line 6-5 250 RS SO Minneapolis, Minn. (Winona State)
87 Ngekia, Sahr Tight End 6-4 236 RS SR Richfield, Minn. (Academy of Holy Angels)
58 Olson, Ed Offensive Lineman 6-7 309 RS SR Mahtomedi, Minn. (Mahtomedi HS)
53 Olson, Tommy OL 6-4 301 JR Mahtomedi, Minn. (Mahtomedi HS)
41 Orseske, Dan Punter 6-3 205 RS SR Chicago, Ill. (Brother Rice HS)
90 Peppers, Demaris DL 6-3 270 FR Memphis, Tenn. (Fairley HS)
93 Perry, Ben DL 6-5 253 RS JR Southlake, Texas (Carroll HS)
79 Pirsig, Jonah OL 6-9 308 RS FR Blue Earth, Minn. (Blue Earth Area HS)
85 Plsek, Lincoln TE 6-4 265 SO West, Texas (Reicher HS)
Poock, Cody Linebacker 6-2 230 SO Okoboji, Iowa (Iowa Western)
56 Rallis, Nick LB 5-11 227 RS FR Edina, Minn. (Edina HS)
96 Ramlet, Dave LS 6-2 238 RS JR Appleton, Wis. (Xavier HS)
15 Rhoda, Conor QB 6-2 180 FR Eagan, Minn. (Cretin-Derham Hall HS)
29 Robinson, Kasey Wide Receiver 5-9 155 SO Minneapolis, Minn. (Drake)
Roden-McKinzy, Dimonic Quarterback 6-0 214 FR Kansas City, Mo. (Wyandotte HS)
37 Roundtree, Aaron Defensive Back 6-2 185 SO Eagan, Minn. (ND State College of Science)
49 Salzwedel, Owen DL 6-6 240 FR Beaver Dam, Wis. (Beaver Dam HS)
28 Santoso, Ryan K/P 6-5 260 FR Pace, Fla. (Pace HS)
23 Sardinha, EJ Wide Receiver 6-1 197 RS FR Wellington, Fla. (Palm Beach Central High School)
35 Schultz, Dominic LB 6-1 236 RS SO Port Huron, Mich. (Port Huron HS)
3 Shabazz, Martez Defensive Back 5-11 172 SR DeSoto, Texas (Trinity Valley CC)
26 Smith, Brian WR 6-4 212 FR Milwaukee, Wis. (Brookfield East HS)
40 Starks, Alexander DB 5-11 200 FR Plainfield, Ill. (Plainfield North HS)
5 Streveler, Chris QB 6-2 209 FR Crystal Lake, Ill. (Marian Central Catholic HS)
2 Thompson, Cedric Defensive Back 5-10 211 JR Calipatria, Calif. (Calipatria HS)
52 Timms, Yoshoub Defensive Line 6-2 276 RS FR Fort Walton Beach, Fla. (Fort Walton Beach HS)
7 Travis, Damarius DB 6-2 208 SO Pensacola, Fla. (Pensacola HS)
21 Vereen, Brock Defensive Back 6-0 202 SR Valencia, Calif. (Valencia HS)
13 Wells, Derrick DB 6-0 206 JR Lehigh Acres, Fla. (Lehigh HS)
18 Westerhaus, Peter Linebacker 6-3 230 RS SO Chanhassen, Minn. (Holy Family HS)
35 Williams Jr., Rodrick RB 5-11 235 SO Lewisville, Texas (Lewisville HS)
88 Williams, Maxx TE 6-4 254 RS FR Waconia, Minn. (Waconia HS)
8 Wilson, Cameron WR 6-3 215 RS JR Rockwall, Texas (Rockwall Heath HS)
5 Wilson, Damien LB 6-2 254 JR Gloster, Miss. (Jones County CC)
30 Wipson, Chris LB 6-2 210 FR Plymouth, Minn. (Wayzata HS)
82 Wolitarsky, Drew WR 6-3 223 FR Santa Clarita, Calif. (Canyon County HS)
39 Wozniak, Nate TE 6-9 258 FR Greenwood, Ind. (Center Grove HS)
25 Wright, Devon WR 6-0 196 RS JR Coral Springs, Fla. (Taravella HS)

2013 Final AP Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Florida State (60) 14-0 1500
2 Auburn 12-2 1428
3 Michigan State 13-1 1385
4 South Carolina 11-2 1247
5 Missouri 12-2 1236
6 Oklahoma 11-2 1205
7 Alabama 11-2 1114
8 Clemson 11-2 1078
9 Oregon 11-2 974
10 UCF 12-1 959
11 Stanford 11-3 936
12 Ohio State 12-2 816
13 Baylor 11-2 778
14 LSU 10-3 717
15 Louisville 12-1 693
16 UCLA 10-3 632
17 Oklahoma State 10-3 598
18 Texas A&M 9-4 459
19 USC 10-4 299
20 Notre Dame 9-4 256
21 Arizona State 10-4 255
22 Wisconsin 9-4 245
23 Duke 10-4 190
24 Vanderbilt 9-4 117
25 Washington 9-4 109

2013 Final USA Today Poll

RK TEAM RECORD PTS
1 Florida State (59) 14-0 1475
2 Auburn 12-2 1388
3 Michigan State 13-1 1375
4 South Carolina 11-2 1219
5 Missouri 12-2 1200
6 Oklahoma 11-2 1189
7 Clemson 11-2 1091
8 Alabama 11-2 1086
9 Oregon 11-2 975
10 Ohio State 12-2 872
10 Stanford 11-3 872
12 UCF 12-1 865
13 Baylor 11-2 796
14 LSU 10-3 719
15 Louisville 12-1 703
16 UCLA 10-3 597
17 Oklahoma State 10-3 587
18 Texas A&M 9-4 443
19 USC 10-4 313
20 Arizona State 10-4 302
21 Wisconsin 9-4 266
22 Duke 10-4 202
23 Vanderbilt 9-4 180
24 Notre Dame 9-4 125
25 Nebraska 9-4 123

2013 Big Ten Bowl Results

Rose Bowl by Vizio - 01/01/2014
Michigan State 24, Stanford 20
Discover Orange Bowl - 01/03/2014
Clemson 40, Ohio State 35
Outback Bowl - 01/01/2014
Louisiana State 21, Iowa 14
Capital One Bowl - 01/01/2014
South Carolina 34, Wisconsin 24
Taxslayer.com Gator Bowl - 01/01/2014
Nebraska 24, Georgia 19
Buffalo Wild Wings Bowl - 12/28/2013
Kansas State 31, Michigan 14
Texas Bowl - 12/27/2013
Syracuse 21, Minnesota 17

2013 Other Bowl Results

Vizio BCS Championship Game - 01/06/2014
Florida State 34, Auburn 31
Allstate Sugar Bowl - 01/02/2014
Oklahoma 45, Alabama 31
Tostitos Fiesta Bowl - 01/01/2014
Central Florida 52, Baylor 42
Godaddy.com Bowl - 01/05/2014
Arkansas State 23, Ball State 20
BBVA Compass Bowl - 01/04/2014
Vanderbilt 41, Houston 24
AT&T Cotton Bowl - 01/03/2014
Missouri 41, Oklahoma State 31
Heart of Dallas Bowl - 01/01/2014
North Texas 36, UNLV 14
Hyundai Sun Bowl - 12/31/2013
UCLA 42, Virginia Tech 12
Chick-Fil-A Bowl - 12/31/2013
Texas A&M 52, Duke 48
AutoZone Liberty Bowl - 12/31/2013
Mississippi State 44, Rice 7
AdvoCare V100 Independence Bowl - 12/31/2013
Arizona 42, Boston College 19
Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl - 12/30/2013
Navy 24, Middle Tennessee 6
Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl - 12/30/2013
Mississippi 25, Georgia Tech 17
Valero Alamo Bowl - 12/30/2013
Oregon 30, Texas 7
National University Holiday Bowl - 12/30/2013
Texas Tech 37, Arizona State 23
New Era Pinstripe Bowl - 12/28/2013
Notre Dame 29, Rutgers 16
Belk Bowl - 12/28/2013
North Carolina 39, Cincinnati 17
Russell Athletic Bowl - 12/28/2013
Louisville 36, Miami (FL) 9
Fight Hunger Bowl - 12/27/2013
Washington 31, BYU 16
Military Bowl by Northrup Grumman - 12/27/2013
Marshall 31, Maryland 20
Little Caesars Bowl - 12/26/2013
Pittsburgh 30, Bowling Green 27
San Diego County Credit Union Poinsettia Bowl - 12/26/2013
Utah State 21, Northern Illinois 14
Sheraton Hawaii Bowl - 12/24/2013
Oregon State 38, Boise State 23
Beef 'O' Bradys Bowl of St. Petersburg - 12/23/2013
East Carolina 37, Ohio 20
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl - 12/21/2013
Louisiana-Lafayette 24, Tulane 21
Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl - 12/21/2013
USC 45, Fresno State 20
Gildan New Mexico Bowl - 12/21/2013
Colorado State 48, Washington State 45
Famous Idaho Potato Bowl - 12/21/2013
San Diego State 49, Buffalo 24