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7:00 PMIowa at RutgersWatch
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Wells, Wettstein help Minnesota edge UNLV in 3OT

MarQueis Gray threw two touchdown passes to John Rabe in overtime, and Jordan Wettstein hit a 32-yard field goal in the third extra session to lift Minnesota over UNLV 30-27 Thursday night in the season opener for both teams. Wettstein’s field goal was set up by Derrick Wells‘ second interception against redshirt freshman quarterback Nick Sherry. In the second overtime, Sherry threw a 6-yard TD pass to Devante Davis on fourth down to tie it at 27-27. Rabe’s first overtime score was from 10 yards down the middle to make it 20-20. Gray found him wide open from 25 yards

Fourth Quarter: Minnesota 13, UNLV 13

At the end of the fourth quarter, UNLV and Minnesota are knotted up 13-13. The Golden Gophers tied the game at 10 after Jordan Wettstein kicked a 33-yard field goal to end a six-play, 47-yard drive. Minnesota’s drive was highlighted by MarQueis Gray’s 40-yard pass to A.J. Barker. [ Keanon Cooper wears late ex-teammate Gary Tinsley’s number] The Golden Gophers broke the 10-10 tie when Wettstein kicked a 22-yard field goal to put a bow on a five-play, 20-yard scoring drive. An interception by Derrick Wells put Minnesota at the UNLV 25-yard line to open the drive. The Rebels tied

Third Quarter Recap: UNLV 10, Minnesota 7

UNLV’s Tim Cornett ran for 13 yards and one touchdown in the third quarter, giving the Rebels a 10-7 lead entering the final 15 minutes. Cornett’s one-yard touchdown run gave UNLV the its second lead after a five-play, 33-yard drive. The Rebels started in good field position when UNLV recovered a fumble. [ Keanon Cooper wears late ex-teammate Gary Tinsley’s number] Minnesota will start the fourth quarter with the ball on its own 29-yard line. [ PREVIEW | BOX | PLAY BY PLAY | BY QUARTER | SCOREBOARD ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science, posts recaps after

Second Quarter Recap: Minnesota 7, UNLV 3

Minnesota held UNLV to 10 yards on the ground during the second quarter and the Golden Gophers have taken the lead 7-3. Minnesota threw for 88 yards during the quarter. James Gillum’s 16-yard touchdown run gave the Golden Gophers the lead 7-3 after a six-play, 80-yard drive. Minnesota’s drive was highlighted by MarQueis Gray’s 39-yard pass to A.J. Barker. [ Keanon Cooper wears late ex-teammate Gary Tinsley’s number] The Rebels will get the ball to start the second half. [ PREVIEW | BOX | PLAY BY PLAY | BY QUARTER | SCOREBOARD ] EDITOR’S NOTE In partnership with Narrative Science,

First Quarter Recap: UNLV 3, Minnesota 0

In the first quarter, Donnell Kirkwood fought back for Minnesota. He ran for 27 yards, but the Golden Gophers trail 3-0 at the end of the first quarter. UNLV scored when Nolan Kohorst made a 39-yard field goal to cap off a seven-play, 22-yard drive, giving the Rebels the game’s first lead. UNLV started in good field position at Minnesota’s 44-yard line when Tim Hasson intercepted MarQueis Gray’s pass. The Rebels will start the second quarter with the ball on the Golden Gophers’ 48-yard line. Powered by┬áNarrative Science. [ Keanon Cooper wears late ex-teammate Gary Tinsley’s number] Use the links

Minnesota LB wears late ex-teammate's number in opener

Every Minnesota football player will wear a patch on their jersey in honor of late ex-teammate Gary Tinsley during the 2012 season. For Thursday night’s season opener at UNLV, linebacker Keanon Cooper also will wear Tinsley’s old number, No. 51. Cooper normally wears No. 4. Talk about a great tribute for a former teammate and friend. Tinsley died on April 6 in his campus apartment. He was 22. [ Keanon Cooper talks Gary Tinsley, impresses in late grandfather’s suit] Track the Minnesota-UNLV game on out scoreboard. Also, get quarterly updates and tweets on our Minnesota-UNLV page. web editor

Week 1 Preview: Minnesota at UNLV

Here’s a quick look at Thursday night’s season opener in Las Vegas as Minnesota travels to play at UNLV. This year at our editors are rolling out something a little different when it comes to game coverage where we create a new post for each quarter of every football game. For this Minnesota game, those posts will live in the Minnesota vs. UNLV section and that page will be updated after each quarter. Here our Tom Dienhart previews Thursday night’s late game. THURSDAY: Minnesota at UNLV (11 p.m. ET, CBS Sports Network) Why you should watch: It will be

Dienhart: Week 1 To Answer My Big Ten Questions

This is the first edition of a new weekly post where I will look at one key question for each team in a piece called: 12 Teams, 12 Questions. I’ll roll these out every Tuesday and look forward to hearing what you think about your team and your team’s games. Remember: Minnesota plays Thursday, Michigan State plays Friday, and the rest play Saturday. Our Big Ten football scoreboard will be a handy bookmark, but also stay in touch with me on Twitter all week and during games. I’m @BTNTomDienhart and I love to hear from readers. Illinois: The Western Michigan