Former Loyola coach Ken Burmeister dies at 72
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Former Loyola men’s basketball coach Ken Burmeister has died at age 72. | Young Kwak/AP

Burmeister took over at Loyola in 1994 after working as an assistant at DePaul and went 40-71 over four seasons. Ken Burmeister, a college basketball coach for 21 seasons who took Texas-San Antonio to the NCAA Tournament and later guided Loyola, died Tuesday. He was 72.

Loyola said Burmeister died following a fight with cancer.

Burmeister posted 72 wins at Texas-San Antonio from 1986-90. He led the...

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