News and Notes 11/23 brings you the latest team news and notes. Go inside to find out the changes made to the depth chart for the upcoming game as well as an injury report for the team.


OL Ryan Orton is questionable for Saturday's game with a knee injury but the rest of the offensive line should be healthy.

OG Matt Carufel is expected to be ready to play and should be in the starting lineup.

LT Dom Alford has been battling a knee injury but he should be close to 100% for the upcoming game. Expect him to get the start at left tackle.

Ed Olson should also be available to play against Iowa. He will likely backup Dom Alford at left tackle and should get some playing time.

Collin McGary, who has missed time following a concussion, should be back this week to give the Gophers more depth at tight end.

Defensive tackle Austin Hahn is back healthy and should be ready to play Saturday.

Wide receiver Bryant Allen, who injured his ankle against Illinois, is questionable for the upcoming game. His progress will be monitored throughout the week. Victor Keise and A.J. Barker should get more reps in the slot if Allen can't play.

Unfortunately on senior night, Kim Royston will not be able to play in the game after missing the entire season following a leg injury this spring.

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