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Florida won't allow Zook to coach at Peach

Updated: December 7, 2004, 6:02 PM ET
Associated Press

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -- Ron Zook took over Illinois' struggling football program Tuesday, returning to his roots and promising to turn around a team that has sunk to the bottom of the Big Ten since winning a league title in 2001.

Zook, who was fired by Florida earlier this season but led the team to a bowl, won't coach the Gators in the Peach Bowl.

Athletic director Jeremy Foley said Tuesday that he called Zook, who was fired in October, to tell him he has coached his last game for the ...

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