Illinois Women’s Basketball Names Jody Martinez Assistant Coach


On Monday, Illinois women's basketball announced the hire of Jody Martinez as a new assistant coach. He fills the vacant position that was created by the departure of Mike Divilbiss.

Martinez comes to Illinois from Southeastern University, where he led the Fire to a 25-7 record in the 2014-15 season and guided the program to its first-ever NAIA Division II Women’s Basketball NIT. Prior to his stint at Southeastern, Martinez served as the head coach for the Bethel Pilots

For more, check out the above press release.