2 Investigators: Culture Of Athlete Abuse At U Of I May Be Wider Than Just FootballSimon Cvijanovic's allegations led to an independent investigation of the Illini program, and ultimately head football coach Tim Beckman was fired.
Illinois-Kent State Game Postponed Until Saturday Afternoon Following Lightning DelayThe lightning rolled into the Champaign area around 7:30 p.m. Friday. Kickoff was scheduled for just after 8 p.m.
Wisch: With Attendance, Illini Losing The Numbers GameIllinois' football attendance has been dwindling for five straight seasons.
Wisch: By Retaining Coordinators, Illini Football Wins And LosesWith the news on Wednesday that offensive coordinator Bill Cubit will be back with the team next season, Illini fans should be thrilled. That’s a win.
Illini OC Cubit Gets Extension, RaiseIf there was one bright spot for the 2013 Illinois football team, it was the offense under the direction of offensive coordinator Bill Cubit.
Wisch: Beckman's Job Status Putting Illinois Back In A BindThe only hope for Illinois to continue progress (or start it) is by firing embattled defensive coordinator Tim Banks and hoping that Thomas can hire a talented assistant to replacement him.
Wisch: Seeing Red In Illini's First Big Ten Trip To NebraskaThe Illini don't have a Red Grange this season, but with Bill Cubit's offense they may have more than a Galloping Ghost of a chance vs. the Huskers.
Wisch: Tim Beckman Can Win – With A Great O-CoordinatorIf Tim Beckman’s coaching career at Illinois really does go from knocking on death’s door to cracking – or even kicking – it open for his return in 2014, he’ll probably be able to thank heavens for one person.
Report: Illini Hire W. Michigan's Cubit As OCAccording to a report, Illinois has hired former Western Michigan head coach Bill Cubit to be the team's offensive coordinator.