Laurence Maroney, who won the GoldenSports.Net/Outback Steakhouse Gopher Offensive Player of the Week, scored on a 1-yard run to put the Gophers up for good 10-0. The Gophers went 80 yards on five plays, all runs.
Maroney has rushed the ball 98 times for 670 yards (6.8 yards per carry) with five touchdowns. He is fifth in the country in rushing and teammate Marion Barber III is eighth.
There are nine Outback Steakhouse locations in Minnesota: Bloomington, Burnsville, Coon Rapids, Eden Prairie, Inver Grove Heights, Maplewood, Rochester, Roseville and St. Cloud.
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