Sean Merriman, web editor, staff, August 29, 2013

After getting off to a slow start, Minnesota is now cruising after back-to-back special teams touchdowns. The Gophers came out on fire after halftime as Marcus Jones took the opening kickoff 98 yards for a score to give make it 23-13. The fireworks continued shortly after that as Ra'Shede Hageman blocked a UNLV field-goal attempt and Martez Shabazz returned it for a 51-yard touchdown. Watch Jones and Shabazz electrify this Minnesota crowd.

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There was also this exciting play as Minnesota's Briean Boddy-Calhoun took an interception back for an 89-yard touchdown early on in the fourth quarter.