A unique graphic history of Gopher football—meticulously researched and drawn by Al Papas Jr.
Beginning with their first game in the fall of 1882 against Hamline University, the Minnesota Golden Gophers are one of college football’s oldest and most storied programs, winning six national championships and inspiring countless fans. Wonderfully illustrated, painstakingly researched, and full of stats, game charts, and stories both whimsical and poignant, Gophers Illustrated collects both the well-remembered and long-forgotten moments that have made the Golden Gophers a Minnesota treasure.
- Author: Alfred C. Papas Jr.
- Publisher University of Minnesota Press (2009)
- Format: Hardcover, 224 pages, 200 b&w photos, 8 1/2 X 1
- ISBN: ISBN 978-0-8166-6756-7