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Illinois, still without an athletics director several months after the departure o


Illinois' search for a new athletics director reached a new milestone Wednesday, when the school announced the hiring of search firm Korn Ferry to assist in finding the school's next AD.


Almost a full month following the removal of Mike Thomas as athletics director, Illinois announced Friday that the search for his replacement is officially underway.


Cross one name off your Illinois athletics director wish list.

Rick George, the athletics director at Colorado, put to rest rumors that linked him to the vacant job in Champaign.