DeLeon Eskridge, a freshman running back, was named GoldenSports.net/Outback Steakhouse's Gopher Offensive Player of the Week for his efforts in their 28-21 victory over Illinois. Eskridge was named GoldenSports.net/Outback Steakhouse's Gopher Offensive Player of the Week for the first time in his career.
DeLeon Eskridge rushed 26 times for 123 yards and two touchdowns against Illinois
. His 46-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter gave the Gophers a 20-6 lead.
Eskridge has rushed 120 times for 478 yards and seven touchdowns this season.
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