Freshman Anthony McFarland ran for 112 yards and two touchdowns, Tre Watson returned an interception for a score and Maryland breezed past previously undefeated Minnesota 42-13 Saturday.
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- Minnesota RB Smith (knee) out rest of season
- Gophers tab freshman walk-on as starting QB
- Minnesota sued for $45M by suspended players
- Reports: Minnesota QB transferring back to JC
Former Minnesota offensive lineman Nick Connelly died Wednesday, four months after he was diagnosed with cancer.
Zack Annexstad threw two short touchdown passes to Tyler Johnson, and freshman Bryce Williams had 176 yards total offense as Minnesota beat Miami (Ohio) 26-3 on Saturday.
Running back Rodney Smith, who injured his knee Saturday against Fresno State, will miss the rest of the Golden Gophers' season. Coach P.J. Fleck said Minnesota will apply for a sixth year of eligibility for Smith.
Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer
Minnesota confirms starting running back Rodney Smith will miss the rest of the season after sustaining a knee injury Saturday against Fresno State. Coach P.J. Fleck said in a statement that the team will apply for a sixth year of eligibility for Smith after the season. The Athletic first reported the severity of the injury. Smith has started 32 games for the Gophers.
Seth Green ran for two short touchdowns, including the game-winning 3-yard score late in the fourth quarter, and Antione Winfield Jr. sealed the game with an interception off a trick play in the end zone as Minnesota held off Fresno State 21-14 on...
True freshman walk-on Zack Annexstad threw two touchdown passes to Tyler Johnson in his debut, and Minnesota opened the season by overwhelming New Mexico State in a 48-10 victory on Thursday night.