During a Rutgers baseball game, Hill was reportedly involved in a shouting match with Pittsburgh baseball coaches. Shortly after the incident, Hill resigned as head coach.
Teddy Greenstein of the Chicago Tribune reported that Northwestern head coach Bill Carmody met with Hill last month.
This is the second coaching move for Northwestern in the past month. On May 12th, Northwestern announced that Tavaras Hardy was promoted to the position of associate head coach.
Hill is a graduate of Montclair State University, where he played guard on the basketball team. An official announcement of Hill's hiring is expected to come on Monday.