Gophers RB Russell not enrolled in fall classes
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. ...
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