Seth Ambroz was going to play for the Minnesota Golden Gophers this year, but the coach couldn't promise him enough ice time. Though he'll head back to the USHL, he'll return to his home state for the '11 NHL draft when Ambroz might go top 10.
Islanders first-round draft pick Kyle Okposo decided Friday to remain at Minnesota for his sophomore season.
Phil Kessel passed on his final three years of college eligibility and signed with the Bruins, the team announced Thursday.
Erik Johnson, who was the top overall pick in last month's NHL draft, announced he will attend the University of Minnesota this fall.