Discussion

Gophers RB Russell not enrolled in fall classes

Updated: July 12, 2006, 3:31 PM ET
Associated Press

MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota running back Gary Russell won't return to the team this year.

That leaves the Gophers without both of their 1,000-yard rushers from last season, since Laurence Maroney left a year early for the NFL. Russell, who would've been a junior, is not enrolled in classes for the fall semester, school spokesman Shane Sandersfeld confirmed Wednesday.

That means Russell is ineligible for this season, and the chance of him playing college football again anywhere is slim. ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE COLLEGE FOOTBALL HEADLINES