The Courier Journal reports that Billy Gillispie will soon add a new assistant basketball coach.
Illinois assistant basketball coach Tracy Webster is set to resign his position with the program to join the UK basketball coaching staff. The hiring will not be official until paperwork is completed at UK.
Webster is said to have strong ties to recruiting in the Chicago area, and has been Illinois' lead man in the recruitment of Darius Miller.
Webster has been on Bruce Weber’s Illinois staff for the past three seasons.