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Northern Michigan hockey coach Walt Kyle and associate athletic director Bridget Berube Carter have been placed administrative leave, according to a report in the Marquette Mining Journal.

No reason was given for the decision.

Assistant coaches Rob Lehtinen and John Kyle will co-coach Northern, which plays this weekend at Penn State.

Walt Kyle has coached at Northern for 13 seasons, leading the Wildcats to six 20-win seasons.