Tagged: ron zook

Former Razorback, Ole Miss Coach Houston Nutt Lands As CBS Sports Network Analyst

by Chris Bahn 8/14/2012 2:01 pm

Former Arkansas coach Houston Nutt will serve as an analyst for the CBS Sports Network. Former Arkansas coach Houston Nutt will serve as an analyst for the CBS Sports Network. Nutt, who also coached at Ole Miss, will be part of the network's broadcast team for Mountain West, Conference USA, Army and Navy football, the Patriot League and NCAA Division II, per a press release from the network. Former Illinois coach Ron Zook will also be among the analysts along with Nutt and former Minnesota coach Tim Brewster.

Losing Coaches

by Tre Baker 11/28/2011 8:50 am

Houston Nutt was just the beginning.

Illinois 'Cautious' As ASU Red Wolves Visit To Open 2011 Football Season

by The Associated Press 9/1/2011 10:45 am

Last year, Illinois opened the season in an NFL stadium against Missouri, a Big 12 team that has made a habit of making it to a bowl game. This week, the Illini are getting ready for their opener against Arkansas State, a middling team from the Sun Belt Conference — an opponent that so far has underwhelmed the ticket-buying public. But Illinois' players, some of who were talking openly a couple of weeks ago about getting to a quality bowl, now say they're putting those thoughts aside to focus on the Red Wolves alone. Call the Illini cautious as they get ready to open the season Saturday in Champaign.

Ashante Williams

by Tre Baker 9/1/2011 9:52 am

Illinois linebacker won't be around for Saturday's game against Arkansas State.

Suspended Illinois Linebacker Back With Scout Team, ASU Red Wolves Up Next For Illini

by The Associated Press 8/30/2011 3:12 pm

Illinois coach Ron Zook says junior linebacker Ashante Williams has started practicing with the scout team after he was charged with drunken driving and suspended from the team. Zook said Tuesday he isn't sure whether Williams will rejoin the first team.