Tim Banks Out As Illini Co-Defensive CoordinatorBanks was the last member of former coach Tim Beckman's original staff from the 2012 season.
Wisch: A To-Do List For Tim Beckman, Mike ThomasReceiver Mike Dudek needs to be promoted as the face of the program.
Wes Lunt Named Starting QB For IllinoisLunt impressed during a freshman season at Oklahoma State before he was injured.
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.
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.
Illini Hire Banks As Defensive Coordinator; FB Prosch Transferring To AuburnIllinois head coach Tim Beckman officially announced the hiring of Tim Banks has his defensive coordinator Wednesday.