The Gopher football team expects to sign 21 players to National Letters of Intent today on College Football National Signing day.  Among the 21 players, 17 are considered 3-star recruits according to rivals.com.  The Gophers are already signed 8 players including 3-star quarterback Philip Nelson from Mankato West.

Among the top recruits to sign today Minnesota is expected to sign the state’s top recruit, receiver Andre McDonald of Hopkins.  The Gophers will also sign offensive lineman Jonah Pirsig of Blue Earth and offensive guard Isaac Hayes of Mendota Heights.