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Gopher Quarterback Honored

Gopher Quarterback Honored

Minnesota Golden Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner is the Big Ten Freshman of the Week.  Leidner rushed for 151 yards and four touchdowns in Saturday’s 43-24 rout of San Jose State.  He also was 5-of-12 for 71 yards as the Gophers improved to 4-and-0 on the season.  Minnesota opens Big Ten play on Saturday at home against Iowa.

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