Coach Jerry Kill takes blame for low attendance problem

Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill tells the Star Tribune it is his responsibility to fix the attendance issues at TCF Bank Stadium. "I'm not going to blame anybody. We've got to put a good product out there. That's what I was hired to do a year and a half ago, and that's what we'll do," Kill said. Last Saturday was the lowest-attended game in TCF Bank Stadium's four-year history -- just 41,062 tickets sold.
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Gophers head football coach Jerry Kill tells the Star Tribune it is his responsibility to fix the attendance issues at TCF Bank Stadium. "I'm not going to blame anybody. We've got to put a good product out there. That's what I was hired to do a year and a half ago, and that's what we'll do," Kill said

The University of Minnesota football team celebrated an impressive 44-28 victory over the Purdue Boilermakers on Saturday. Unfortunately, it was the lowest attended game in TCF Bank Stadium's four-year history -- just 41,062. That's well below the 50,000 seat capacity.

This year’s attendance is also on track to drop – the average has been 46,692.

The Gophers football team face Michigan at TCF Bank Stadium on Saturday.

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