Gophers vs. UNLV: Photos from season opener at TCF Bank Stadium


The University of Minnesota Golden Gophers defeated the University of Nevada, Las Vegas Runnin’ Rebels, 51-23, Thursday evening at TCF Bank Stadium in front of 44,000-plus fans on a steamy August evening.

The game was the first of the season for either team. Minnesota will travel to New Mexico to take on New Mexico State next Saturday, Sept. 7 in their second non-conference game of the year.