Minnesota will play one of the Sun Belt Conference’s strongest teams in 2019.
Georgia Southern will play at Minnesota on Sept. 14, 2019, Minnesota announced on Wednesday.
The Gophers and Eagles haven’t met before, though Minnesota is 11-1 against current Sun Belt teams. The game also completes Minnesota’s 2019 schedule. The Gophers will play at home vs. South Dakota State, at Fresno State and then at home against Georgia Southern before the 9-game Big Ten schedule begins with a trip to Purdue on Sept. 28.
— Minnesota Football (@GopherFootball) October 19, 2016