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UND men's hockey: Illegal hits come into focus

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GRAND FORKS -- It's been more than four years since UND's Robbie Bina was checked illegally from behind into the boards -- a hit that broke Bina's neck, kept him from playing hockey for a year and a half and prompted the NCAA to enforce tougher rules on those types of hits.

The tougher rules and stricter penalties haven't eliminated those dangerous plays from the college game, though, and UND has been continually reminded of that.

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