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FAU football recruit recap: Devin Singletary

April 7, 2016

American Heritage (Delray) High School senior Devin Singletary spawned the University of Illinois’ football program for Florida Atlantic University.

(L to R) Junior beach volleyball player Beth Shoaff, University President John Kelly,
Christine E. Lynn, Dick Schmidt, Barbara Schmidt and Head Athletic Director Patrick Chun 
stand with a gift from athletics thanking Lynn for her $5 million donation. Chun, who previously worked at Ohio State, was a finalist for the athletic director job at Illinois. Ryan Lynch | Multimedia Editor

FAU Director Of Athletics Patrick Chun linked to open Illinois position

February 17, 2016

Patrick Chun, Florida Atlantic’s director of athletics, was recently targeted for an opening at the University of Illinois as a candidate for a position of the same name. On Tuesday, the University of Illinois announced that the director of athletics at Washington University in St. Louis, Josh Whitman, will fill the position. Whitman, who played football for the University of Illinois from 1997 to 2000, is familiar with the university's athletic department from his time as assistant to the former director of athletics, Ron Guenther, from 2005 to 2008