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Illini football assistant Ryan Cubit arrested
Illini football assistant Ryan Cubit arrested

Illinois football assistant Ryan Cubit was arrested early Sunday morning for driving under the influence. Cubit is the son of offensive coordinator Bill Cubit. Ryan Cubit, 32, was brought to the Champaign County Jail at 2:16 a.m. after arrested by the Illinois State Police and charged with a DUI and disobeying traffic laws. He was released around 4 a.m. Sunday on a $334 bond. He has a court date set for Nov. 21. An Illinois spokesman said head coach Tim Beckman and the administrative staff were aware of the arrest but had no comment on what, if any, internal repercussions Cubit would face. Cubit was hired as Illinois’ director of student-athlete development in the spring from...