Ex-Gopher Tommy Becker Shines At St. Thomas

Ex-Gopher Tommy Becker, a 6-foot-2, 250-pound middle linebacker from St. Thomas, has shined for the Tommies this season. Becker signed with the Gophers after leading Wayzata to the 2005 Minnesota Prep Bowl. He redshirted as a freshman, but left the team last October after playing in four of the first six games.
November 4, 2008

Tommy Becker and Sean McWhirter Leave Team

Redshirt freshmen Tommy Becker and Sean McWhirter have left the Minnesota Gophers football team and will transfer at the end of the semester, according to the Minneapolis Star Tribune. Wide receiver Mike Chambers left the team last week.
October 10, 2007

Becker Commits to Gophers

Minnesota picked up Tommy Becker's commitment this weekend. Becker visited Iowa State last weekend and was very interested in the Cyclones, but ended up siding with the Gophers.
December 11, 2005

Tommy Becker to Visit ISU on Dec. 2

Tommy Becker has been impressed by Iowa State's recent winning streak and is going to visit in the coming week. Iowa State is one of four teams that have a shot at Becker.
November 24, 2005