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Fans, former colleagues share memories of former St. Louis University basketball coach after his death.
Majerus, who got his start as an assistant at Marquette, died Saturday at age 64 at a Los Angeles hospital.
SLU team played with heavy hearts, less than 24 hours after learning of the death of former coach Rick Majerus.
Only months since taking the Bills back to the NCAA Tournament, Coach Majerus stepped down due to health issues that eventually took his life. SLU Athletic Director Chris May joined Tom Ackerman.
Majerus was undergoing evaluation and treatment in California for the ongoing heart trouble and the school announced he was on leave in late August.
The University says current health issues hinder the Billiken men’s basketball coach from returning in the immediate future.