Jerry Kill and the University of Minnesota Gophers added their eighth football commit to the Class of 2014 with the addition of tight end Brandon Lingen.
A product of the Wayzata High School football machine, the 6-foot-5, 245-pound recruit will join Somerset, Wisc. commit Gaelin Elmore as the only two tight ends in their recruiting class.
Lingen is a three-star recruit who garnered offers from Air Force and Florida Atlantic University before deciding on the Gophers.
In Other News…
- Former Gophers quarterback, MarQueis Gray, saw playing time as a fullback for the Cleveland Browns on Thursday Night Football. The Browns beat the Buffalo Bills, 37-24.
- The Gopher Women’s Soccer team will host Ohio State on Friday night before hosting No. 7 Penn State on Sunday. Minnesota is 8-3-0 on the season and 1-2-0 in Big Ten play.