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Injured Illini hockey player skates one last time

Zoe Grant The Daily Illini Ricky Kokoszka (6) is acknowledged during Senior Night at the University of Illinois Ice Arena on February 28, 2015.

March 4, 2015

Ricky Di Legge Kokoszka was nervous. It was the most nervous the senior had felt for a game in his life. The defenseman hadn’t put on full pads since September for the Illinois hockey team, yet he was on the ice awaiting the opening faceoff against Eastern Michigan on Saturday at the Illinois Ice ...