Report: Illini Hire W. Michigan’s Cubit As OC

(WSCR) According to a report, Illinois has hired former Western Michigan head coach Bill Cubit to be the team’s offensive coordinator.

Cubit coached Western Michigan for eight seasons, registering a record of 51-47 with three bowl-game berths.

Illinois fired co-offensive coordinator Chris Beatty on Saturday.

The Illini were winless in the Big 10 in 2012, going 2-10 overall.

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