Oregon basketball: Dominic Artis and Ben Carter suspended first 9 games

The University of Oregon announced a nine-game suspension this morning for sophomore point guard Dominic Artis and sophomore forward Ben Carter. Artis and Carter were suspended Tuesday afternoon for selling team gear. 

Artis and Carter's expected return date is Dec. 17 when the Ducks play UC Irvine in Eugene.

The No. 19-ranked Ducks open up their regular season in South Korea against Georgetown Friday.

--Erik C. Anderson |