Billikens’ Majerus Candidate As SMU Coach
ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – SMU is in the market for a basketball coach and Rick Majerus is a serious candidate. Majerus just wrapped up his fifth season at SLU and led the Billikens to their first NCAA Tournament appearance since 2000.
St. Louis University Athletic Director Chris May confirmed to FOX-2’s Martin Kilcoyne that Majerus asked for permission to speak with SMU (Southern Methodist University) about the opening. That permission was granted.
Majerus, 64, has one year left on his contract with SLU.