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Illinois hockey tries to recover from the loss of Olen

Left winger Jack Soneson takes a shot on goal during Illinois' 5-3 victory over Robert Morris at the Ice Arena on Saturday night.

By Cole Henke

October 19, 2015

The Illinois hockey team was without its captain this weekend against Robert Morris.Senior forward John Olen is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a broken ankle that he suffered against Alabama two weeks ago. Not having Olen on the ice was noticeably different for the Illini players.Olen recorded two points in ...

Illinois hockey bounces back for big win against Robert Morris

By Cole Henke

October 18, 2015

The Illinois hockey team was eager to start its conference season on a high note against Robert Morris on FridayJT. The Illini ended up having to wait one more night to reach that high note.The No. 7 Eagles (1-3-0 CSCHL) started their conference season with two losses to Lindenwood. But they picked up...

Illinois hockey finishes just short of goals

By Daniel Dexter

May 10, 2015

For the Illinois hockey team, the road to a successful season ended too early.The team finished with a 25-16-1 record and earned a berth in the ACHA national tournament, but were were eliminated  in the second round by rival Robert Morris. LBIllinois started the season by winning 12 of its first 17 gam...