Bruce Weber wants to stay at Illinois

Updated: February 17, 2012, 3:42 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Illinois coach Bruce Weber said Friday he has no intention of resigning and wants to finish his career with the Fighting Illini.

After Illinois lost its fourth straight and seventh of its past eight games on Wednesday against Purdue, Weber said he has "coached not to lose all year." After some took his postgame comments to be a concession speech, Weber issued a statement the next day trying to clarify the remarks.

Weber defended himself Friday and reacted strongly to a question ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?


  • Hot Heading Into October
    The Cubs are going for a sweep of the Reds as they make a last run at hosting the NL wild-card game.