Matt DeGeest - Coaches Comments

South Dakota's Matt DeGeest blew away the Gopher coaching staff during the summer but didn't blow away his coach during the season. What position will DeGeest play for Glen Mason? Take a look.
January 14, 2004

Matt DeGeest talks about his Minnesota commitment

6-6 Matt DeGeest of Harrisburg (S.D.) High became the third player to commit to the Gopher program when he accepted the scholarship offer that Minnesota had made to him last week. However, it was not until his junior season that he decided that football, not basketball, was the sport for him.
August 15, 2003

Gopher FB team gets third verbal commitment

The Minnesota Gophers got their third football verbal commitment as 6-6, 255-pound tight end/defensive lineman Matt DeGeest of Harrisburg, South Dakota announced that he will play for the team next fall.
August 15, 2003