The Illini still have a season of football to play, one that starts in five days.
Tim Beckman, who was fired Friday as the head football coach at Illinois, is not going away quietly.
Simon Cvijanovic wanted his voice and the voices of other student-athletes to be heard.
With Tim Beckman out at Illinois, many questioned: Why isn’t Mike Thomas?
Tim Beckman didn’t win many football games. But that’s not the reason he was fired Friday.