Minnesota’s first game of the 2012 season is nine weeks from tomorrow. We’re here to whet your appetite for that game and all the Big Ten openers with our early Week 1 previews. Let’s see what the Gophers have in store for them on Aug. 30:
Week 1 Opponent: at UNLV
Coach: Bobby Hauck (third year, 4-21)
2011 record: 2-10 (1-6 Mountain West Conference)
Returning starters: 13 (8 offense, 5 defense)
About the Rebels: UNLV was a bad team last year.
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