Bruce Weber http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Illini basketball coach fired http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/illini-basketball-coach-fired <p><em>Updated at 4:15 p.m. with comments from Coach Weber.</em></p><p><em>This story will be updated. Sean Powers from WILL contributed to this report.</em></p><p>The University of Illinois has fired head basketball coach Bruce Weber, following a 17-15 season that ended with the Illini <a href="http://sports.espn.go.com/ncb/recap?gameId=320682294">losing 12 of their last 14 games</a>.</p> Fri, 09 Mar 2012 19:55:13 +0000 The Associated Press & WILL 3243 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Illini basketball coach fired