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Discussion => Sports Forum => Topic started by: klg14 on December 13, 2020, 02:46:58 PM

Title: Lovie Smith out as head football coach of Illinois Fighting Illini
Post by: klg14 on December 13, 2020, 02:46:58 PM
See:
https://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/30511208/sources-lovie-smith-head-coach-illinois-fighting-illini-5-seasons
Title: Re: Lovie Smith out as head football coach of Illinois Fighting Illini
Post by: BisonBlu on December 14, 2020, 12:37:52 AM
the team has been stuck for years. it's time to move on.
Title: Re: Lovie Smith out as head football coach of Illinois Fighting Illini
Post by: Jeff Aggie Fan on December 14, 2020, 12:18:51 PM
He went to a bowl game last year and then the pandemic hit.  I think it unfair to all coaches right now
Title: Re: Lovie Smith out as head football coach of Illinois Fighting Illini
Post by: BisonBlu on December 14, 2020, 12:25:45 PM
He went to a bowl game last year and then the pandemic hit.  I think it unfair to all coaches right now

Athletics is a results oriented business.  Especially at the P5 level.  At no time did the program go .500 in conference.  It's just time to move on.

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