ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – He’s the interim head coach no longer.
Saint Louis University formally introduced Jim Crews as head coach of the school’s men’s basketball team at a Friday afternoon news conference at Lorenzini’s inside Chaifetz Arena.
Crews led the 2012-13 team as interim head coach at the beginning of the season after it was announced that head coach Rick Majerus was too ill to coach. Majerus died on December 1, 2012.
After winning a school record 28 games, Crews was named Atlantic 10 coach of the year, as well as The Sporting News and National Association of Basketball Coaches national “Coach of the Year.”