Rick Majerus, who is having treatment for a serious heart condition, will not return as men's basketball coach at Saint Louis University, the school announced Friday.
He is being treated in California, and Majerus and his representatives "have requested that SLU's department of athletics not provide any additional details regarding his health," the school said.
Interim coach Jim Crews will continue to coach the Billikens, who beat Memphis in the second round of the last season's NCAA tournament, Saint Louis' first win in the tournament since 1998 and first appearance since 2000. Saint Louis won 26 games last season and was ranked for the first time since 1994-95.
"I think about Rick every day," Crews told USA TODAY Sports last weekend. "He's a good friend of mine, and he's really been not healthy. Obviously, that has us all definitely concerned. Definitely concerned.