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Tim Beckman.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Wisch: By Retaining Coordinators, Illini Football Wins And Loses

With 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.

670 The Score–12/19/2013

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Wisch: Beckman’s Job Status Putting Illinois Back In A Bind

The 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.

670 The Score–11/12/2013

Jay Prosch (left) celebrates a touchdown against Wisconsin. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illini Hire Banks As Defensive Coordinator; FB Prosch Transferring To Auburn

Illinois head coach Tim Beckman officially announced the hiring of Tim Banks has his defensive coordinator Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2012