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Illini of the week Oct. 28: Joe Olen

Illini of the week Oct. 28:  Joe Olen

By Ethan Swanson

October 27, 2015

Editor’s note: The Daily Illini sports desk sits down each week and decides which Illinois athlete or coach is our Illini of the week. Athletes and coaches are evaluated by individual performance and contribution to team success.On Oct. 24, 2014, Central States Collegiate Hockey League rival Ohio trav...

With John Olen out, brother Joe and Co. step up for Illini hockey

With John Olen out, brother Joe and Co. step up for Illini hockey

By Ethan Swanson

October 26, 2015

Prior to the Illini’s statement win against then ACHA No. 7 Ohio last Friday, if an Illinois fan heard the name “Olen”, one would most likely think it was a reference to senior captain John Olen, the Illini’s scoring leader last season.Last weekend, however, little brother Joe was the Olen t...