Illinois gives Cubit a raise, contract extension
CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) Illinois has given offensive coordinator Bill Cubit a raise and extended his contract by a year.
Coach Tim Beckman said Wednesday that Cubit's salary will increase from $400,000 a year to $500,000. Cubit's contract will now run through January 2015.
Cubit said he's looking forward to bringing back a more experienced group of offensive linemen as well as a group of talented quarterbacks that include transfer Wes Lunt.