Gopher Football Fan Fest Scheduled For Saturday

The University of Minnesota football team will hold its annual Golden Gopher Fan Fest, highlighted by an open scrimmage from 1–3 p.m., next Saturday, Aug. 20, at the Gibson-Nagurski Football Complex on the outdoor practice field. The Gophers are ranked No. 35 in the country by the USA Today preseason football poll and will open their season Sept. 1 at Tulsa.

The Minnesota football scrimmage will run from 1 to 3 with the doors open at 12:30 p.m., with $1 pizza and free soda while supplies last.

Fans may also pick up season tickets at 20% off, purchase football media guides for $15 and pick up free Gopher posters and schedule cards to gear up for the 2005 season.

There will also be games and activities for kids at Bierman Track with prizes and candy. Gopher players will also be available for autographs following the scrimmage.

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