College Football non-conference scheduling is done years and sometimes a decade or more in advance, and the Minnesota Golden Gopher Football program has added two marquee matchups to the next decade's schedule.
Irv Smith Jr.'s injury woes have been noted. The veteran Tight End recently injured this thumb, and the team has provided an update on when they expect to have the valuable pass catcher back in the lineup.
The College Football season continues to creep closer, with week 0 games now on the horizon. Area programs were not represented particularly well in the first coaches poll ahead of the upcoming season.