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Minnesota Golden Gophers Football History, Records and Database

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P. J. Fleck
P. J. Fleck
Head Coach
First Year: 2017
School: Minnesota
Nickname: Golden Gophers
Current Conference: Big Ten
Former Conference(s): None
Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
First year of football: 1882

STADIUM

Name: TCF Bank Stadium
Year built: 2009
Capacity: 50,000
Playing Surface: FieldTurf
TCF Bank Stadium

MINNESOTA CONFERENCE CHAMPIONSHIPS

YEARCHAMPION(S)CONFERENCE
1941MinnesotaBig Ten
1940MinnesotaBig Ten
1938MinnesotaBig Ten
1937MinnesotaBig Ten
1935Minnesota, Ohio StateBig Ten
1934MinnesotaBig Ten
1911MinnesotaBig Ten
1909MinnesotaBig Ten

MINNESOTA YEAR BY YEAR SCHEDULES AND SCORES


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Minnesota Football Schedules & Scores
1890s1900s1910s1920s1930s1940s1950s
1960s1970s1980s1990s2000s2010s2020s
Minnesota Golden Gophers Football Database

MINNESOTA BOWL RECORD

SCHOOLWINSLOSSESTIESTOTALWIN%
Minnesota10120220.455

MINNESOTA BOWL HISTORY

BOWLDATEWINNERPOINTSLOSERPOINTS
Guaranteed Rate28-Dec-2021Minnesota18West Virginia6
Outback01-Jan-2020Minnesota31Auburn24
Quick Lane26-Dec-2018Minnesota34Georgia Tech10
Holiday27-Dec-2016Minnesota17Washington State12
Quick Lane28-Dec-2015Minnesota21Central Michigan14
Citrus01-Jan-2015Missouri33Minnesota17
Texas28-Dec-2012Texas Tech34Minnesota31
Cactus31-Dec-2009Iowa State14Minnesota13
Cactus31-Dec-2008Kansas42Minnesota21
Cactus29-Dec-2006Texas Tech44Minnesota41
Music City30-Dec-2005Virginia34Minnesota31
Music City31-Dec-2004Minnesota20Alabama16
Sun Bowl31-Dec-2003Minnesota31Oregon30
Music City30-Dec-2002Minnesota29Arkansas14
Russell Athletic28-Dec-2000North Carolina State38Minnesota30
Sun Bowl31-Dec-1999Oregon24Minnesota20
Liberty29-Dec-1986Tennessee21Minnesota14
Independence21-Dec-1985Minnesota20Clemson13
All-American22-Dec-1977Maryland17Minnesota7

MINNESOTA AP FINISHES

Sorted by Year, Rank and Team

19361Minnesota
19375Minnesota
193810Minnesota
19401Minnesota
19411Minnesota
194219Minnesota
194816Minnesota
19498Minnesota
195612Minnesota
19601Minnesota
19616Minnesota
196210Minnesota
199918Minnesota
200320Minnesota

Sorted by Year, Rank and Team

201910Minnesota

MINNESOTA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS

YearCHAMPIONS
1960Iowa: Berryman, Boand, Litkenhous, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Minnesota: AP, FB News, NFF, UPI
Ole Miss: Billingsley, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, FW, National Championship Foundation, Williamson
Missouri: Poling
Washington: Helms
1941Alabama: Houlgate
Minnesota: AP, Billingsley, Boand, DeVold, Dunkel, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Poling, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Texas: Berryman, Williamson
1940Minnesota: AP, Berryman, Boand, DeVold, Dickinson, Football Research, Houlgate, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
Stanford: Billingsley, Helms, Poling
Tennessee: Dunkel, Williamson
1936Duke: Berryman
LSU: Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess), Williamson
Minnesota: AP, Billingsley, Dickinson, Dunkel, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Poling
Pittsburgh: Boand, Football Research, Houlgate
1935LSU: Williamson*
Minnesota: Billingsley, Boand, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Poling
Princeton: Dunkel
SMU: Berryman, Dickinson, Houlgate, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
TCU: Williamson*
1934Alabama: Berryman, Dunkel, Houlgate, Poling, Williamson
Minnesota: Billingsley, Boand, Dickinson, Football Research, Helms, Litkenhous, National Championship Foundation, Sagarin, Sagarin (ELO-Chess)
1915Cornell: Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation, Parke Davis*
Minnesota: Billingsley
Oklahoma: Billingsley MOV
Pittsburgh: Parke Davis*
1911Minnesota: Billingsley
Penn State: National Championship Foundation*
Princeton: Billingsley MOV, Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation*, Parke Davis
1904Michigan: National Championship Foundation*
Minnesota: Billingsley
Penn: Helms, Houlgate, National Championship Foundation*, Parke Davis

MINNESOTA HEAD COACHES

Year(s)CoachYearsGamesWinLossTieWin %School
1893-1893Wallie Winter166001.000Minnesota
1894-1894Tom Cochrane143100.750Minnesota
1895-1895Pudge Heffelfinger1107300.700Minnesota
1896-1897Alexander Jerrems21812600.667Minnesota
1898-1898Jack Minds194500.444Minnesota
1899-1899William Leary1116320.636Minnesota
1899-1899John Harrison1116320.636Minnesota
1900-1921Henry Williams2218013633110.786Minnesota
1922-1924William Spaulding32211740.591Minnesota
1925-1929Clarence Spears54028930.738Minnesota
1930-1931Fritz Crisler21810710.583Minnesota
1932-1950Bernie Bierman16134933560.716Minnesota
1942-1944George Hauser327151110.574Minnesota
1951-1953Wesley Fesler327101340.444Minnesota
1954-1971Murray Warmath18172877870.526Minnesota
1972-1978Cal Stoll778393900.500Minnesota
1979-1983Joe Salem555193510.355Minnesota
1984-1985Lou Holtz222101200.455Minnesota
1985-1991John Gutekunst768293720.441Minnesota
1992-1996Jim Wacker555163900.291Minnesota
1997-2006Glen Mason10121645700.529Minnesota
2007-2010Tim Brewster445153000.333Minnesota
2010-2010Jeff Horton152300.400Minnesota
2011-2015Jerry Kill558292900.500Minnesota
2015-2016Tracy Claeys21911800.579Minnesota
2017-PRESP.J. Fleck558352300.603Minnesota

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