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Minnesota coach Jerry Kill to remain in booth for showdown against Wisconsin

Minnesota coach Jerry Kill walked into the room for his weekly news conference and saw a larger-than-normal media throng gathered to listen to his remarks."Crowd's getting bigger," Kill said with a smile. "Must be something going on this weekend."Only the biggest game in Kill's three years on campus. And Kill isn't about to mess with the approach that helped the Golden Gophers (8-2, 4-2 Big Ten) get to this point.Kill will do his coaching in the showdown against No. 16 Wisconsin (8-2, 5-1) on Saturday from the booth rather than the sideline, which is where he's been for each one of the past four games, all victories for the surprising Gophers.Kill's program was reeling from two straight blowouts to Iowa and Michigan when he took a leave of absence to address his epilepsy.He returned to watch the game against Northwestern from upstairs, then stayed there as he gradually resumed his head coaching responsibilities for victories over Nebraska, Indiana and Penn State, Minnesota's first four...

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