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Illinois hockey to open season against Michigan State

Illinois hockey to open season against Michigan State

By Ethan Swanson

September 16, 2015

The Illinois hockey team enters Friday’s home-opener 0-0-0, and no one is more thankful for a clean slate than the Illini players and coaches.Last weekend, the Illini traveled to Springfield, Illinois, to take on the Jr. Blues — a Tier II Junior A team of the North American Hockey League — f...