Gophers kicker accepts all-star game invitation

Emmit Carpenter Photo: University of Minnesota Athletic Department
Emmit Carpenter

January 07, 2019 09:42 AM

University of Minnesota kicker Emmit Carpenter has accepted an invitation to play in Sunday's Tropical Bowl All-Star Game in Daytona Beach, Florida, the school announced Monday.

Carpenter was 17 of 23 on field goal attempts as a senior this past season and led the Gophers with 94 points. He was named an Academic All-Big Ten pick for the third time in his career.

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