Golden Gophers shine against Rams
Laurence Maroney ran for 131 yards and two touchdowns on 26 carries to lead the Minnesota Golden Gophers to a 56-24 win over the Colorado State Rams on Saturday.
Minnesota was listed as 13.5-point favorites and made good on covering the spread in this one. The final score went OVER the posed total (57).
Garry Russell had seven carries for 67 yards and found the end zone twice for the Golden Gophers.
Bryan Cupito went 9-for-21 for 158 yards passing with two touchdowns and an interception in the win.
Dustin Osborn caught seven balls for 96 yards and three touchdowns in a losing cause for the Rams.