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    Joe Cross
    Joe Cross
    Academic Counselor

    Hometown: Carbondale, IL
    Joined University of Illinois staff : 2003
    Team Assignments/Responsibilities: Football.
    Education: University of Illinois, B.S. Sport Management, 2001; Southern Illinois University, M.S. Sport Management, 2003.
    Athletic/Professional Experience:
    Basketball at University of Illinois, 1999-2001; Prior to returning to Illinois, worked for two years at SIU as an Academic Coordinator.
    Best part of my job: Being involved in the maturation process for each student from recruitment to graduation.
    Favorite Quote: "Winners are simply ex-losers who got mad. Winning doesn't start around you-it begins INSIDE you." - Mike Murdock
    Currently resides in:
    Urbana, IL
    Family: Children, Lauryn, Christopher, and Hannah.

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