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A fresh plate of ricotta gnocchi topped with rustic homemade tomato sauce.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Ricotta

March 12, 2015

A fresh plate of ricotta gnocchi topped with rustic homemade tomato sauce.

Student Veterans Association members enjoy pizza as a part of the student group's Friday lunch tradition in Johnston Hall. The Student Services Fees Committee's initial recommendation for the group cuts some of its budget for the weekly meeting.

[Photo] Vet group facing funding woes

March 11, 2015

Student Veterans Association members enjoy pizza as a part of the student group's Friday lunch tradition in Johnston Hall. The Student Services Fees Committee's initial recommendation for the group cuts...

University instructor and doctoral candidate Ruth DeFoster plays with her two-year-old son Anthony in the living room of their home in St. Paul on Thursday. DeFoster has faced criticism from some her graduate school peers for her decision to have children while attending school.

[Photo] A difficult balancing act

March 11, 2015

University instructor and doctoral candidate Ruth DeFoster plays with her two-year-old son Anthony in the living room of their home in St. Paul on Thursday. DeFoster has faced criticism from some her graduate...

Freshman Felix Corwin volleys the ball at the Baseline Tennis Center on Friday against Washington.

[Photo] Corwin rises to challenge

March 9, 2015

Freshman Felix Corwin volleys the ball at the Baseline Tennis Center on Friday against Washington.

Freshman Joel Gagnon runs swiftly during his floor routine at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 24.

[Photo] Freshman Gagnon vaults over border to join Gophers

March 5, 2015

Freshman Joel Gagnon runs swiftly during his floor routine at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 24.

Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner practices in the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Tuesday afternoon during the Gophers' first spring practice.

[Photo] Gophers begin spring practice slate

March 4, 2015

Gophers quarterback Mitch Leidner practices in the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on Tuesday afternoon during the Gophers' first spring practice.

[Photo] Anarchy abounds in ‘EF! The Musical’

March 3, 2015

"EF! The Musical" cast members Katie Korpi (left), Ian Meyer and Rachel Chevremont act out a scene during their dress rehearsal in the Nolte Experimental Theatre in the Rarig Center on West Bank Monday...

Gopher women's masketball players Shayne Mullaney, Amanda Zahui B. and Kayla Hirt pose with their athletic sneakers in the Williams Arena on Friday afternoon.

[Photo] Gophers bare their soles

March 3, 2015

Gopher women's masketball players Shayne Mullaney, Amanda Zahui B. and Kayla Hirt pose with their athletic sneakers in the Williams Arena on Friday afternoon.

Facility manager Roger Meissner stands inside of a refrigerated seed storage unit in the Plant Growth Facility on the St. Paul campus on Wednesday morning. Seed libraries would be structurally similar to a refrigeration unit like this one.

[Photo] Leaders push for change in seed law

March 3, 2015

Facility manager Roger Meissner stands inside of a refrigerated seed storage unit in the Plant Growth Facility on the St. Paul campus on Wednesday morning. Seed libraries would be structurally similar...

Senior Cierra Tomson performs on the bars on Saturday evening at the Sports Pavillon against New Hampshire and Iowa.

[Photo] Gophers men, women place second

March 2, 2015

Senior Cierra Tomson performs on the bars on Saturday evening at the Sports Pavillon against New Hampshire and Iowa.

Seamstress Jenna Eddy works at a sewing machine in the Hackwith Design House studio in the North Loop of Minneapolis on Wednesday afternoon.

[Photo] Inside the studio: Hackwith Design House

February 26, 2015

Seamstress Jenna Eddy works at a sewing machine in the Hackwith Design House studio in the North Loop of Minneapolis on Wednesday afternoon.

A variety of no-bake cheese cakes slices, topped with berries, cocoa and chocolate shavings.

[Photo] College Kitchen: No-bake desserts

February 26, 2015

A variety of no-bake cheese cakes slices, topped with berries, cocoa and chocolate shavings.

Senior Rebecca Weiland in the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center after practice on Monday afternoon. Weiland accepted a position as a graduate assistant at St. Cloud State.

[Photo] Attitude paramount to Weiland’s success

February 25, 2015

Senior Rebecca Weiland in the Jean K. Freeman Aquatic Center after practice on Monday afternoon. Weiland accepted a position as a graduate assistant at St. Cloud State.

Clean Snow vice president Brian Amundson works on a snowmobile in Lind Hall on Saturday morning. The group has been working hard to put finishing touches on to assemble their clean snowmobile before the SAE International Clean Snowmobile Challenge next week in Houghton, Michigan.

[Photo] Student group cleans up snowmobiling

February 25, 2015

Clean Snow vice president Brian Amundson works on a snowmobile in Lind Hall on Saturday morning. The group has been working hard to put finishing touches on to assemble their clean snowmobile before the...

James Henkel, left, and Joyce Lyon pose together inside their exhibit entitled

[Photo] Capturing the past: U-art profs retire with co-exhibit

February 24, 2015

James Henkel, left, and Joyce Lyon pose together inside their exhibit entitled "The Longest Way Round is the Shortest Way Home" at the Nash Gallery in the Regis Center for Arts on Friday afternoon. The...

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against Illinois at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 18.

[Photo] Gophers fall in NWCA quarterfinals

February 23, 2015

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against Illinois at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 18.

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against Illinois at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 18.

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February 23, 2015

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against Illinois at the Sports Pavilion on Jan. 18.

St. Paul resident Mollie Thao browses the menu at the new Afro Deli location in downtown St. Paul on Tuesday evening. Afro Deli started five years ago in Cedar-Riverside via a partnership with the African Development Center.

[Photo] St. Paul: a ‘golden location’

February 19, 2015

St. Paul resident Mollie Thao browses the menu at the new Afro Deli location in downtown St. Paul on Tuesday evening. Afro Deli started five years ago in Cedar-Riverside via a partnership with the African...

[Photo] Hot-dogging ’cross the USA: U grad drives Oscar Mayer Wienermobile

February 17, 2015

"Hotdoggers" Joe Zerka and Alexandra Longo pose outside of their Weinermobile in Minneapolis on Monday afternoon.

Sophomore Rachel Haines celebrates with assistant coach Rich Stenger after her vault performance at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday evening against Nebraska.

[Photo] Gophers fall to Nebraska in Pink Meet

February 16, 2015

Sophomore Rachel Haines celebrates with assistant coach Rich Stenger after her vault performance at the Sports Pavilion on Saturday evening against Nebraska.

Dean of the Medical School Brooks Jackson speaks during the Board of Regents meeting at McNamara Alumni Center on Friday morning.

[Photo] Regents reconfigure U’s budget request

February 16, 2015

Dean of the Medical School Brooks Jackson speaks during the Board of Regents meeting at McNamara Alumni Center on Friday morning.

A crowd of demonstrators gather outside of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

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February 16, 2015

A crowd of demonstrators gather outside of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

An activist shouts down to the crowd of protestors from the windows of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon.

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February 16, 2015

An activist shouts down to the crowd of protestors from the windows of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon.

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

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February 16, 2015

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building...

A crowd of demonstrators gather outside of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

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February 16, 2015

A crowd of demonstrators gather outside of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

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February 16, 2015

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building...

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

[Photo] Students stage Morrill Hall sit-in

February 9, 2015

Demonstration leader Tori Hong leads a crowd of protestors to the doors of Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where campus police prevented access to the building. Demonstrators occupied the campus building...

Mica Grimm of Black Lives Matter Minneapolis speaks to a crowd of demonstrators outside Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within the University of Minnesota.

[Photo] Activists take Morrill Hall

February 10, 2015

Mica Grimm of Black Lives Matter Minneapolis speaks to a crowd of demonstrators outside Morril Hall on Monday afternoon, where demonstrators occupied the campus building in demand of more diversity within...

Gophers senior Logan Storley muscles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers men's wrestling team took on Michigan State.

[Photo] Gophers split duals wins over weekend

February 9, 2015

Gophers senior Logan Storley muscles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers men's wrestling team took on Michigan State.

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly smiles with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturday evening at the Mariucci Arena.

[Photo] Reilly injury forces Minnesota to adjust

February 5, 2015

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly smiles with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturday evening at the Mariucci Arena.

Head basketball coach Richard Pitino signals to his players from the sidelines at the Williams Arena against Nebraska on Saturday evening.

[Photo] Pitino alters style during struggles

February 3, 2015

Head basketball coach Richard Pitino signals to his players from the sidelines at the Williams Arena against Nebraska on Saturday evening.

Senior Chris Dardanes wrestles during his match in the Williams Arena on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on the Iowa Hawkeyes.

[Photo] Gophers end 17-meet win streak

February 2, 2015

Senior Chris Dardanes wrestles during his match in the Williams Arena on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on the Iowa Hawkeyes.

Senior Forward Mo Walker maneuvers the ball at the Williams Arena where the Gophers took on Nebraska Saturday evening.

[Photo] Walker powers Gophers past Nebraska

February 2, 2015

Senior Forward Mo Walker maneuvers the ball at the Williams Arena where the Gophers took on Nebraska Saturday evening.

Couple Johnny Soloman and Molly Moore of the St. Paul based music group, Communist Daughter, perform at the Whole Music Club in Coffman on Wednesday evening. The campus event, hosted by Boynton Health services, brought musical artists together for a conversation about their music careers as well as their struggles with mental health.

[Photo] From struggle to song

January 29, 2015

Couple Johnny Soloman and Molly Moore of the St. Paul based music group, Communist Daughter, perform at the Whole Music Club in Coffman on Wednesday evening. The campus event, hosted by Boynton Health...

A fresh tomato and basil topped pizza, made with a cauliflower pizza dough crust.

[Photo] College Kitchen: Super Bowl Snacks, gluten-free

January 29, 2015

A fresh tomato and basil topped pizza, made with a cauliflower pizza dough crust.

Demonstrator Cathy Stone holds up a sign at the beginning of Monday's march in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrator Cathy Stone holds up a sign at the beginning of Monday's march in St. Paul.

Jennifer Oliver tears up while resting her hand on Brycen Petrie's shoulder at the beginning of the march on Monday in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Jennifer Oliver tears up while resting her hand on Brycen Petrie's shoulder at the beginning of the march on Monday in St. Paul. "All of our lives matter, and you just think about your children," Oliver...

Black Lives Matter organizers help with blocking traffic and making room for the large group during Monday's march in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Black Lives Matter organizers help with blocking traffic and making room for the large group during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Black Lives Matter organizer Michael McDowell speaks to a large crowd at the beginning of Monday's march in St. Paul. An estimated 2,000 people participated in the demonstration.

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January 29, 2015

Black Lives Matter organizer Michael McDowell speaks to a large crowd at the beginning of Monday's march in St. Paul. An estimated 2,000 people participated in the demonstration.

Minnesota State Police Troopers prevent a large group of demonstrators from entering I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Minnesota State Police Troopers prevent a large group of demonstrators from entering I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a "die-in" on Hamline Avenue over I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

A demonstrator lies motionless while participating in a

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January 29, 2015

A demonstrator lies motionless while participating in a "die-in" on Hamline Avenue over I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a "die-in" on Hamline Avenue over I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrators lay on the ground while participating in a "die-in" on Hamline Avenue over I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Demonstrator and close family friend of Marcus Golden's family, Jackie Baxter, becomes emotional during a

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrator and close family friend of Marcus Golden's family, Jackie Baxter, becomes emotional during a "die-in" on Hamline Avenue over I-94 during Monday's march in St. Paul. "When I heard it on the...

Demonstrators march with their hands raised during Monday's march in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrators march with their hands raised during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Black Lives Matter organizer Adja Gildersleve dances with fellow demonstrators on University Ave. SE during Monday's march in St. Paul.

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January 29, 2015

Black Lives Matter organizer Adja Gildersleve dances with fellow demonstrators on University Ave. SE during Monday's march in St. Paul.

Demonstrator Makela Roberts marches down University Ave. SE with fellow protestors during Monday's march in St. Paul. Roberts said she was

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrator Makela Roberts marches down University Ave. SE with fellow protestors during Monday's march in St. Paul. Roberts said she was "doing what's right, and I'm tired of being pushed around."

Demonstrators stand, holding candles in front of the state capitol on Monday evening.

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January 29, 2015

Demonstrators stand, holding candles in front of the state capitol on Monday evening.

Khilanni Easterling helps ignite the candles of demonstrators in front of the capitol on Monday evening.

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January 29, 2015

Khilanni Easterling helps ignite the candles of demonstrators in front of the capitol on Monday evening.

Jennifer Oliver tears up while resting her hand on Brycen Petrie's shoulder at the beginning of the march on Monday in St. Paul.

[Photo] ‘Black lives matter’

January 20, 2015

Jennifer Oliver tears up while resting her hand on Brycen Petrie's shoulder at the beginning of the march on Monday in St. Paul. "All of our lives matter, and you just think about your children," Oliver...

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on Michigan State.

[Photo] Two wins help team stay perfect

November 24, 2014

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on Michigan State.

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on Michigan State.

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November 24, 2014

Senior Logan Storley wrestles against his opponent at the Sports Pavilion on Friday evening, where the Gophers took on Michigan State.

Olympic gold medalist Tyler Clary swims in the 400-yard individual medley on Thursday evening. The University of Minnesota hosted the USA Swimming Grand Prix at the Aquatic Center this past weekend.

[Photo] Gophers face Olympians on campus

November 24, 2014

Olympic gold medalist Tyler Clary swims in the 400-yard individual medley on Thursday evening. The University of Minnesota hosted the USA Swimming Grand Prix at the Aquatic Center this past weekend.

Mo Walker pushes towards the hoop at Williams Arena against UMBC on Saturday evening.

[Photo] Walker powers Gophers past Retrievers

November 24, 2014

Mo Walker pushes towards the hoop at Williams Arena against UMBC on Saturday evening.

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly celebrates with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturda, Nov. 1 at the Mariucci Arena.

[Photo] Gophers lose exhibition to top prospects

November 24, 2014

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly celebrates with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturda, Nov. 1 at the Mariucci Arena.

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly celebrates with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturda, Nov. 1 at the Mariucci Arena.

[Photo] Gophers aiming to regroup after sweep

November 20, 2014

Sophomore forward Connor Reilly celebrates with teammate Ryan Collins after scoring a goal during the Gopher Men's Hockey game against St. Cloud State University on Saturda, Nov. 1 at the Mariucci Arena.

Gophers redshirt junior Kaila Urick runs the final stretch of the Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 27.

[Photo] Gophers prepare for final meet

November 20, 2014

Gophers redshirt junior Kaila Urick runs the final stretch of the Roy Griak Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course on Sept. 27.

Senior Meghan Lorence carries the puck at the Gopher Women's Hockey game against North Dakota at the Ridder Arena on Friday.

[Photo] Lorence leads team to sweep with hat trick

November 17, 2014

Senior Meghan Lorence carries the puck at the Gopher Women's Hockey game against North Dakota at the Ridder Arena on Friday.

Junior Aaron Bartnik runs the final stretch of the Division 1 Men's race at the Roy Griak Cross Country Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.

[Photo] Gophers head to NCAA regional

November 13, 2014

Junior Aaron Bartnik runs the final stretch of the Division 1 Men's race at the Roy Griak Cross Country Invitational at the Les Bolstad Golf Course on Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014.

Grad students Cassie Drozynski, left, and Teresa Logemann shovel and remove snow from the stands and onto the field at TCF Bank Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.

[Photo] Want $10 an hour? Grab a shovel at TCF

November 13, 2014

Grad students Cassie Drozynski, left, and Teresa Logemann shovel and remove snow from the stands and onto the field at TCF Bank Stadium on Wednesday afternoon.

Phi Beta Sigma Vice President George Darvehn leads and mediates a discussion about masculinity in the Greek community in Fraser Hall on Thursday evening.

[Photo] Greeks break down masculinity stereotypes

November 10, 2014

Phi Beta Sigma Vice President George Darvehn leads and mediates a discussion about masculinity in the Greek community in Fraser Hall on Thursday evening.

Newly re-elected U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn, rallies the crowd gathered at the DFL election night party at the downtown Minneapolis Hilton on Tuesday night.

[Photo] Ellison wins two more years, fifth term in Congress

November 5, 2014

Newly re-elected U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn, rallies the crowd gathered at the DFL election night party at the downtown Minneapolis Hilton on Tuesday night.

MSA President Joelle Stangler speaks at the first forum meeting of the year on Tuesday at Fraser Hall. MSA has been working on their budget since April and voted to pass their 2014-2015 fiscal year budget at the meeting.

[Photo] MSA quietly passes budget

September 10, 2014

MSA President Joelle Stangler speaks at the first forum meeting of the year on Tuesday at Fraser Hall. MSA has been working on their budget since April and voted to pass their 2014-2015 fiscal year budget...

Mike Fulton and Seth Vander Tuig watch from the sidelines as the Gophers take on Middle Tennessee at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday.

[Photo] Road trip comes to TCF Bank Stadium

September 9, 2014

Mike Fulton and Seth Vander Tuig watch from the sidelines as the Gophers take on Middle Tennessee at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday.

The trombone section of the marching band plays during the Gopher's football game on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

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September 9, 2014

The trombone section of the marching band plays during the Gopher's football game on Saturday at TCF Bank Stadium.

Spectators look on to a populated TCF Bank Stadium at Minnesota's game against Middle Tennessee on Saturday.

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September 9, 2014

Spectators look on to a populated TCF Bank Stadium at Minnesota's game against Middle Tennessee on Saturday.

Gina+Will General Manager, Danielle Stager, helps a customer checkout at the registers of the new Dinkytown shop on Tuesday. This consignment clothing store provides style at an affordable price for college students.

[Photo] Dinkytown provides lab for new Goodwill formula

September 3, 2014

Gina+Will General Manager, Danielle Stager, helps a customer checkout at the registers of the new Dinkytown shop on Tuesday. This consignment clothing store provides style at an affordable price for college...

Curatorial assistant Teréz Iacovino, curator Rebecca Krinkee and  installation coordinator Will Lakey mount an art piece for the

[Photo] Nash Gallery gets social

September 2, 2014

Curatorial assistant Teréz Iacovino, curator Rebecca Krinkee and installation coordinator Will Lakey mount an art piece for the "lhinking making living" exhibit on Friday.

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September 2, 2014

Minnesota running back Edwards Berkley runs the ball against Eastern Illinois on Thursday evening at TCF Bank Stadium.

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September 2, 2014

Minnesota running back Edwards Berkley runs the ball against Eastern Illinois on Thursday evening at TCF Bank Stadium.