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Student claims University of Illinois football scholarship was wrongfully canceled

Louie Torres Nov. 10, 2016, 5:26pm

A student is suing University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, former U of I athletic director Michael Thomas and football team employees, including former head football coach Tim Beckman, as well as Toby Harkins, Jerrad Zimmerman, Dr. Robert Bain and Alex Golesh, alleging breach of contract and negligence for depriving him of a scholarship.