Eastern Illinois football


Minnesota opened its season with a 42-20 win over Eastern Illinois on Thursday in the Twin Cities. Here's the good, the bad and the B1G from the Gophers' victory.


Name: Jimmy Garoppolo

High School: Rolling Meadows

High School Height: 6-foot-3


Local quarterbacks with NFL aspirations will be on display in Saturday's East-West Shrine Game.


DEKALB — Jordan Lynch accounted for 424 yards of offense in the air and on the ground as Northern Illinois overcame six touchdown passes by Jimmy Garoppolo to pull out a 43-39 victory over Eastern