Game 533 | May 19, 1998 | Mark Yudof
When Nils Hasselmo stepped down as University of Minnesota President in 1997, a search committee unanimously recommedned Yudof, the University of Texas' provost and executive vice president. Yudof served the next five years as Minnesota's president, spearheading the most ambitious build-ing project in the school's history. Although not a great sports fan, he was one of the first to advocate for the return of football from the Metrodome to a new on-campus facility.
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