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2015 Schedule
7-6, 1st in MAC - West
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Brown: 'We didn't get the job done' (1:11)
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Lloyd Carr among four named to CFP selection committee (2:16)
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Ex-Michigan coach Carr joins playoff committee

Former Michigan coach Lloyd Carr, Oregon AD Rob Mullens, ex-Southern Miss coach Jeff Bower and former Central Michigan coach Herb Deromedi will help select the CFP participants.

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Leidner leads Minnesota to Quick Lane Bowl win (0:54)
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Leidner: 'It's just huge for this program'

Minnesota head coach Tracy Claeys and quarterback Mitch Leidner receive Quick Lane Bowl hardware and speak on the importance of the victory.

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Minnesota finally victorious in a bowl game (2:04)
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Minnesota is presented with the trophy for the Quick Lane Bowl (3:24)

Minnesota snaps 7-bowl losing streak

Mitch Leidner scored a touchdown late in the fourth quarter and Briean Boddy-Calhoun's interception with just over two minutes left led the Gophers past Central Michigan 21-14 at the Quick Lane Bowl for their first bowl win since 2004. Box score

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Leidner: 'Been so long since we've had a bowl win' (0:59)
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Gophers get late 4th-quarter interception

Cooper Rush felt the heat from the Minnesota defense and tried to get rid of the ball to avoid a third down sack, but Briean Boddy-Calhoun came up with the interception. Gophers lead 21-14 in the Quick Lane Bowl on ESPN2.

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Gophers retake lead with Leidner's td run

Mitch Leidner's 13-yard touchdown run capped of a 13-play, 74-yard drive for Minnesota. The Gophers got the two-point conversion and lead 21-14 late in the fourth quarter of the Quick Lane Bowl on ESPN2.

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CMU's Ross fights his way into end zone

Freshman RB Romello Ross bounces off a few tackles on his way to a 13-yard touchdown run, which gave Central Michigan a 14-13 lead in the fourth quarter of the Quick Lane Bowl on ESPN2.

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Former Minnesota Head Coach Jerry Kill Interview (1:03)
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Gophers add to lead after 40-yard strike

This beautiful 40-yard pitch-and-catch by Minnesota from Mitch Leidner to Drew Wolitarsky led to another Gophers field goal. It's 13-7 Minnesota over Central Michigan in the third quarter of the Quick Lane Bowl on ESPN2.

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Minnesota Head Coach Tracy Claeys Halftime Interview (0:36)
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Gophers turn in another long run

Minnesota already has two runs of 30 yards, as this Shannon Brooks 30-yard dash set up a TD to give the Gophers a 10-7 lead over Central Michigan at the Quick Lane Bowl on ESPN2.

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Minnesota opens bowl with long run

It wasn't the opening-kickoff TD that Pitt had at the Military Bowl, but the Gophers' Rodney Smith ran for 37 yards on the first play of the Quick Lane Bowl vs. Central Michigan on ESPN2.

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R. Santoso 22 yd FG GOOD (0:10)
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R. Smith run for 37 yds for a 1ST down (0:25)

Watch: Quick Lane Bowl

Minnesota and Central Michigan have played once previously -- a 30-10 Gophers' win in 1987. In the last five seasons, the Chippewas are 0-4 against Big Ten teams from Michigan, compared to 2-0 against Big Ten teams outside the Great Lake State. Live on ESPN2/WatchESPN

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Central Michigan Head Coach John Bonamego Pregame Speech to Team (0:32)

Team Stats

Passing Yards313.314th
Rushing Yards100.3126th
Points For27.084th
Points Against22.133rd

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