Minnesota Golden Gophers defeat South Dakota State Jackrabbits, 16-13

We have a lot of work to do between now and next Saturday," Brewster said. "But never be displeased about a win.

A pessimist might say the Gophers needed a freshman quarterback to fumble a fourth-quarter snap to beat a small school that lost the previous week by 19 points to Southern Illinois ...

That the Gophers were so frightened by the return team from South Dakota State that their coach ordered a squib kickoff late in the game, perhaps coining a new chant that will echo around TCF Bank Stadium for years: "Fear the Jackrabbit" ...

That 2 1/2 years after new coach Tim Brewste...