Down the Hallway with Illinois` Tyra Perry & Lovie Smithby National Fastpitch Coaches Association
Let’s go “Down the Hallway” at Illinois with Tyra Perry and head football coach Lovie Smith. Perry enters her sixth year with the Illini and has steered them to three NCAA Regional appearances. Smith, a longtime NFL head coach, took over the reins in 2016 and is the program’s’ first African-American head football coach. He guided the Chicago Bears to Super Bowl XLI and two NFC Championship Game appearances.
Tyra Perry (Illinois Softball)
Love Smith (Illinois Football)