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The first Big Nine title game for the Gophers was played in 1900. That season, Minnesota went 10-0-2 under the first year direction of Dr. Henry Williams. Dr. Williams was Minnesota's first full-time, salaried coach. He left his mark on the game as a member of the rules committee: he was the first to propose legislation legalizing the forward pass. (The forward pass was legalized in 1906.) In 21 years as football coach he compiled a 136-33-11 record. The Gophers won eight Big Ten titles under Williams. He was honored in 1950 when the U of M Fieldhouse was renamed Williams Arena.
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Oct 21 Sat 3:30 AM PARKING: Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini TCF Bank Stadium Parking Lots
Minneapolis, MN
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Oct 21 Sat 3:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini TCF Bank Stadium
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Oct 21 Sat 3:30 PM Minnesota Duluth Bulldogs vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers (WOMEN) AMSOIL Arena
Duluth, MN
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Oct 21 Sat 7:07 PM North Dakota Fighting Hawks vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Ralph Engelstad Arena
Grand Forks, ND
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Oct 21 Sat 7:30 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers Women's Volleyball vs. Wisconsin Badgers Sports Pavilion - MN
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Oct 25 Wed 8:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers Women's Volleyball vs. Illinois Fighting Illini Sports Pavilion - MN
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Oct 27 Fri 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Clarkson Golden Knights Mariucci Arena
Minneapolis, MN
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Oct 28 Sat 4:07 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Wisconsin Badgers (WOMEN) Ridder Arena
Minneapolis, MN
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Oct 28 Sat 5:30 PM Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Kinnick Stadium
Iowa City, IA
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Oct 28 Sat 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Clarkson Golden Knights Mariucci Arena
Minneapolis, MN
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Oct 29 Sun 3:07 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Wisconsin Badgers (WOMEN) Ridder Arena
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Nov 2 Thu 7:00 PM Exhibition: Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Concordia-St. Paul Golden Bears Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 3 Fri 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Michigan State Spartans Mariucci Arena
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 3 Fri 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers Women's Volleyball vs. Maryland Terrapins Sports Pavilion - MN
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 4 Sat 3:30 AM Michigan Wolverines vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Michigan Stadium
Ann Arbor, MI
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Nov 4 Sat 3:30 AM PARKING: Michigan Wolverines vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Michigan Stadium Parking Lots
Ann Arbor, MI
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Nov 4 Sat 4:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Michigan State Spartans Mariucci Arena
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 4 Sat 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers Women's Volleyball vs. Ohio State Buckeyes Sports Pavilion - MN
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Nov 10 Fri 7:00 PM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. USC Upstate Spartans Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 10 Fri 7:00 PM Purdue Boilermakers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers (WOMEN) Holloway Gymnasium
West Lafayette, IN
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Nov 10 Fri 7:30 PM Michigan Wolverines vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Yost Ice Arena
Ann Arbor, MI
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Nov 11 Sat 3:30 AM Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers TCF Bank Stadium
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 11 Sat 3:30 AM PARKING: Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Nebraska Cornhuskers TCF Bank Stadium Parking Lots
Minneapolis, MN
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Nov 11 Sat 7:30 PM Michigan Wolverines vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Yost Ice Arena
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Nov 13 Mon 6:30 PM Providence Friars vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers Dunkin Donuts Center
Providence, RI
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Minnesota football history was made on Sept. 29, 1882, when Minnesota played Hamline at the Col. King State Fairgrounds, near Riverside and Franklin in South Minneapolis. These two teams, along with Carleton, were to take part in a "Field Day" at the Fairgrounds. Carleton failed to show up, and Hamline nearly left, but Minnesota team captain A.J. Baldwin talked Hamline into staying and playing what would be the first football game in U of M history. Baldwin scored the first points of the game to lead the Gophers to a 4-0 win.

Alfred Pillsbury was one of the founders of football at Minnesota. In the early days, there were no governing bodies regulating collegiate eligibility, so Pillsbury played at Minnesota for eight seasons, from 1885-92. His greatest contribution may have been changing the team's style of play from the soccer style to the rugby style. He accomplished this mainly because he owned the only rugby ball in town!