Posts tagged "University of Illinois"

Shaka Smart Does Illinois A Favor, Says No

Shaka Smart Does Illinois A Favor, Says No
Reports are indicating that Shaka Smart has turned down the head coaching job at the University of Illinois. The Chicago Sun-Times was the first media outlet to report the story. Smart, 34, reported turned down big money from the Illini to stay at VCU. VCU, of course, is doing something right now that no college... Read more »

When Bruce Weber Failed The Illini

When Bruce Weber Failed The Illini
With their loss, at home, to the University of Michigan in the books, it appears more likely than ever that the fans in Champaign have been left feeling I-L-L too often this season for coach Bruce Weber to keep his job. Since being hired on April 30, 2003, Weber has put together one of the... Read more »