The University of Minnesota has extended the contract of head football coach Jerry Kill by 2 additional seasons.  He signed a 5-year contract in December and now is signed through the 2017 season.  Kill has battled seizures this season and has the Gophers off to a 1-6 start in his first year in Minnesota.

The Gophers will host Iowa at 2:30 Saturday afternoon, pregame on AM 1390-the Fan at 1:30.