Board of trustees to consider three-year extension for Zook

Updated: October 16, 2007, 5:24 PM ET
Associated Press

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Illinois coach Ron Zook is expected to receive a contract extension on Wednesday, which he hopes will have a positive effect on recruiting.

The prospect of raises for his assistants should help, too.

"You look at the programs that have been successful ... continuity is a big, big thing," Zook said Tuesday during a news conference.

The university's board of trustees is expected to consider an extension and a raise for Zook at a meeting Wednesday ...

Read full story


You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?