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Majerus Misses Game But Billikens Beat Duquesne

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Saint Louis University basketball coach Rick Majerus was briefly hospitalized in Pittsburgh Saturday after forgetting to take his blood pressure medication. Majerus was fine, but he did he go to the hospital for a checkup and missed the game. He was later released.

Majerus and the Billikens were in Pittsburgh to face Duquesne Saturday morning.

Assistant Coach Chris Harriman coached the Billikens Saturday in Majerus’ absence. The Billikens won the game 75-60. SLU is 24-6 heading into the A-10 Tournament.