staff, December 9, 2011

Illinois has hired Toledo's Tim Beckman as its head football coach, the school announced Friday afternoon. If you get BTN2Go, you can watch the Illinois press conference from Champaign right here. It will also be available for free on the Big Ten Digital Network over here. Beckman coached Toledo for three seasons so take a look at how the Rockets fared this season on Toledo's team report page here.