Cubit agrees to 2-year deal as Illinois head football coach

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Illini football coach Bill Cubit - Photo Courtesy U of I

CHAMPAIGN, IL (KTVI)- The University of Illinois has agreed to 2-year contract with interim head football coach Bill Cubit worth $2.4 million. The deal must be approved by the Board of Trustees.

Cubit was named interim head coach Aug. 28 and led the Fighting Illini to a 5-6 record in 2015. Cubit was hired as the team’s offensive coordinator in January 2013.

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