2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
2-6, 7th in Big Ten - East
Minnesota keeps division title hopes alive with win over Rutgers (1:53)

Minnesota wins on late field goal

Emmit Carpenter makes a 28-yard go-ahead field goal with six seconds left. The Golden Gophers escape with a 34-32 win over Rutgers.

Minnesota takes lead on late FG (0:38)

Rutgers recovers muffed punt

Isaiah Johnson recovers it at the Minnesota 23-yard line. The Scarlet Knights took advantage of the field position and now lead 32-31 in the fourth quarter on ESPNU.


Rutgers inches closer with score

Giovanni Rescigno thew an 18-yard TD pass to Jawuan Harris, but the two-point conversion failed. Minnesota leads 31-29 in the fourth quarter on ESPNU.


Gophers respond with 94-yard kick return

After Rutgers' pick-six that would have tied the game with the extra point (PAT failed), Minnesota responded with a 94-yard kick return to make it 31-23 on ESPNU.


Rutgers' Patton hauls in 37-yard TD

Andre Patton makes a great 37-yard TD catch to cut into Minnesota's lead. The Golden Gophers lead 21-17 on ESPNU.


Leidner gives Gophers big lead

QB Mitch Leidner, who returned this week from concussion symptoms, put Minnesota up 21-3 over Rutgers with this 3-yard TD run.


Gopher runs through Rutgers defenders

Rodney Smith powers through for a 6-yard TD run to give Minnesota a 14-3 lead over Rutgers late in the first quarter on ESPNU.


Gophers leap into end zone on first drive

Shannon Brooks leaps over the goal line for a 1-yard TD run. After the 10-play drive, Minnesota leads Rutgers 7-0 on ESPNU.

Watch: Rutgers at Minnesota

Minnesota looks to improve to 5-2 with a win at home. The Golden Gophers are 19-point favorites. The Scarlet Knights still seek their first Big Ten win this season. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

Team Stats

Passing Yards138.8122nd
Rushing Yards168.972nd
Points For24.797th
Points Against37.3119th