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Three UND Players cited for drinking

GRAND FORKS — Three University of North Dakota hockey freshmen were issued citations for underage drinking last weekend.

Wade Murphy, Luke Johnson and Keaton Thompson were all ticketed according to court records. Murphy is 20, Johnson is 19 and Thompson is 18.

Murphy and Thompson also were cited for failure to halt.

Murphy played 19 games last season, registering three points. Johnson played in all 42 games, tallying 21 points. Thompson played in 26 games, tallying eight points.

“We are aware of the situation and it has been dealt with internally,” UND athletic director Brian Faison said.

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