What time do the gophers play today

The Minnesota Golden Gophers football team will have their next game on Saturday, September 20 (3:00 PM CT, on the Big Ten Network) against San Jose State at the TCF Bank Stadium.

Game Day Timeline:

  • Tailgate Lots: Open 6 hours prior to kick-off (no earlier than 7 a.m.)
  • McNamara Alumni Center Pregame Party: 2 hours prior to kick-off for 11 a.m. games/3 hours prior to kick-off for later starts
  • TCF Bank Ticket Office: Open 2 hours prior to kick-off for 11 a.m. games/3 hours prior to kick-off for later starts
  • Gopher Victory Walk: 2.5 hours prior to kick-off
  • Gates Open: 1.5 hours prior to kickoff
  • Band Pregame Show: 1 hour, 15 minutes prior to kick-off
  • Radio Pregame Show: 1 hour prior to kick-off
  • Band Show On Field* 20 minutes prior to kick-off

ESPN’s Brett McMurphy recently asked 128 coaches, "Who would you want your son to play for?" Ninety-eight coaches answered the question. Minnesota's coach Jerry Kill tied for third in the poll with Stanford's David Shaw after receiving 7% of the vote. Kill also received 5% of the vote from Power 5 coaches and 8% of the vote from the Group of 5 coaches. Last year he was voted the Region 3 Coach of the Year by his peers.

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Each Thursday on GopherSports.com and YouTube, the second season of the web series "Brick by Brick: Gopher Football 2014. "Brick by Brick" will provide a look at Year Four of Jerry Kill's program, including exclusive interviews, stories, highlights and more. Find out more from Gophersports.com.

Updated on Tuesday, September 16 2014 at 03:09AM EDT
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