What if UNF had a football program...

Ron Zook

Head Coach - University of Illinois


Zook has logged 32 years of coaching experience at the high school, collegiate, and professional, including two stints as a head coach. He led the University of Florida program for three years, 2002-2004. Posting an overall mark of 23-14 and 16-8 in Southeastern Conference action.


Zook led the University of Florida to three consecutive bowl appearances and a share of the 2003 SEC East Division title. Zook's 12-3 record vs. the SEC Eastern Division during his three years tied for the best in the league during that time. He tallied six wins against ranked teams away from Gainesville, the best in the nation in his three-year stretch, and he became only the third coach in the 70-year history of the SEC to lead his teams to January bowl games in his first two years.


Ron Zook's Resume:

2005- University of Illinois (head coach)
2002-04 University of Florida (head coach)
2000-01 New Orleans Saints (defensive coordinator)
1999 Kansas City Chiefs (defensive backs)
1996-98 Pittsburgh Steelers (special teams)
1995 University of Florida (associate head coach/special teams coordinator/nickelbackers and strong safeties)
1994 University of Florida (special teams coordinator/nickelbackers)
1991-93 University of Florida (defensive coordinator/defensive backs)
1988-90 Ohio State University (defensive backs)
1987 Virginia Tech (defensive coordinator/assistant head coach)
1984-86 University of Tennessee (defensive backs)
1983 Kansas University (defensive coordinator)
1981-82 University of Cincinnati (defensive coordinator)
1978-80 Murray State University (defensive backs)
1976-77 Orrville High School


Source: http://www.fightingillini.com/sports/m-footbl/mtt/zook_ron00.html

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