Gopher start season 4-0 for first time since 2008 with win over Syracuse
Published 09/22/2012, INFORUM
MINNEAPOLIS – Donnell Kirkwood rushed for 99 yards and two touchdowns and the Minnesota defense showed it is no longer the pushover it has been for decades in a 17-10 victory over Syracuse on Saturday night. The Golden Gophers forced four turnovers and Max Shortell threw for 231 yards in place of injured starter MarQueis Gray to improve to 4-0 for the first time since 2008.Word count: 504
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