Oklahoma State basketball coach Brad Underwood has taken a new job at Illinois.
INDIANAPOLIS, IN - MARCH 17: Head coach Brad Underwood of the Oklahoma State Cowboys reacts against the Michigan Wolverines during the first round of the 2017 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse on March 17, 2017 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
STILLWATER -- Oklahoma State basketball coach Brad Underwood has taken a new job at the University of Illinois.
The athletic director at the University of Illinois welcomed Underwood in a tweet Saturday.
Welcome Coach Brad Underwood! #WeWillWin #ILLINI pic.twitter.com/9yqLI0Ce1x— Josh Whitman (@IlliniAD) March 18, 2017
Welcome Coach Brad Underwood! #WeWillWin #ILLINI pic.twitter.com/9yqLI0Ce1x
According to an ESPN report, Underwood will more than double his salary at Illinois.
Underwood had only been with the Cowboys for one season. Oklahoma State lost to Michigan in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday.
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