QUOTE OF THE DAY
THERE’S A LOT OF SHOCK GOING ON. I DON’T KNOWWHAT TO TELL YOU. IT’S A FUNNY PLACE.”
Bill Cubit on being fired Saturday as Illinois football coach. Josh Whitman made the move on his first day as the school’s athletics director. Cubit led the Illini to a 5-7 record as interim coach last season and was given a two-year contract in late November.
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