MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - The University of Minnesota has added North Carolina to its 2023 and 2024 football schedules. The Gophers will play at North Carolina on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023 and will host the Tar Heels in on either Thursday, Aug. 29 or Saturday, Aug. 31, 2024.
The Gophers have never played North Carolina in football, but has played 21 games against current schools in the Atlantic Coast Conference. Minnesota is 14-7 vs ACC opponents.
The Gophers also have future home-and-home series with Fresno State (2018), BYU (2020), Colorado (2022), North Carolina (2024) and Mississippi State (2026).