Ron Zook

Former Head Coach of the Illinois Fighting Illini

Born: April 28, 1954
Loudonville, Ohio

Head Coaching Record: TBD

Major Influences: TBD


Ron Zook Career Summary

Title Team Years
Head Coach Illinois Fighting Illini 2005 - 2011
Head Coach Florida Gators 2002 - 2004
Defensive Coordinator New Orleans Saints 2000 - 2001
Defensive Backs Coach Kansas City Chiefs 1999
Special Teams Coach Pittsburgh Steelers 1996 - 1998
Associate Head Coach Florida Gators 1995
Special Teams Coach Florida Gators 1994
Defensive Coordinator Florida Gators 1991 - 1993
Defensive Backs Coach Ohio State Buckeyes 1988 - 1990
Assistant Head Coach Virginia Tech Hokies 1987
Defensive Backs Coach Tennessee Volunteers 1984 - 1986
Defensive Coordinator Kansas Jayhawks 1983
Defensive Coordinator Cincinnati Bearcats 1981 - 1982
Defensive Backs Coach Murray State Racers 1978 - 1980
Defensive Back Miami Redhawks 1973 - 1975

Career Milestones

2005-01-01 - Zook became the head coach at Illinois

2002-01-01 - Became head coach of the Florida Gators