Tony Buyniski served in the football video office for five season, four as assistant video director (2007-10) and one as video director (2011). Buyniski was responsible for the preparation of weekly scouting reports, film breakdown, implementation of recruiting weekends, motivations videos, daily practice video and overseeing the student staff.
Before coming to Illinois in 2007, Buyniski spent five years as a coach at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wis. He spent four seasons tutoring the linebacking corp and one season working with the wide receivers while also serving as the team's video director.
Buyniski earned his bachelor's degree in business administration from Carthage College in 2005 and went on to get his master's degree in education with an emphasis in guidance and counseling in 2007.