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Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota wins Heisman Trophy

Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon finishes second

Oregon's Marcus Mariota (mar-ee-OH'-tah) has come away with the Heisman Trophy as college football's top player, beating out Wisconsin running back Melvin Gordon and Alabama receiver Amari Cooper

Melvin Gordon a Heisman Trophy finalist

Mariota, Cooper also finalists

Monday the Heisman Trust announced that Melvin Gordon is a finalist for the Heisman Trophy. Other finalists included Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota and Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper.