Gophers/NCAA

Oregon players benched for positive drug tests

DALLAS (AP) — Oregon wide receiver Darren Carrington and running back Ayele Forde will not play in Monday’s national championship game after positive NCAA drug ... Read more

Gophers women overcoming loss of best player

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — When Marlene Stollings took over at struggling Minnesota this summer, she put two goals right on the table. Read more

Former Heisman Trophy winner decides to enter NFL draft

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has decided to enter the NFL draft. He announced his decision on the same day the ... Read more

Ohio State escapes Minnesota with OT win

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Marc Loving’s jump shot from the lane with 5.6 seconds left in overtime lifted No. 22 Ohio State to a 74-72 victory ... Read more

Gophers senior guards to bounce back after road games

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — There is a group text message that goes out regularly among Minnesota’s five seniors, encouraging each other with reminders to take full ... Read more