NU's Beck, Illinois coach Cubit go way back
Bill Cubit, now Illinois' offensive coordinator, spent eight years as head coach at Western Michigan. He was the secondary coach at Central Florida while Tim Beck was a player there.
Posted: Wednesday, October 2, 2013 12:00 am
LINCOLN — Tim Beck and Bill Cubit first crossed paths almost 30 years ago, brought together when Beck was playing at Central Florida and Cubit was a Knights assistant coach.
They developed a mutual respect, and both said they look forward to seeing each other Saturday — as offensive coordinators on opposite sides — when Nebraska hosts Illinois at Memorial Stadium.
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Wednesday, October 2, 2013 12:00 am.