Bruce Pearl has apologized to Jimmy Collins for an incident in the 1980s.
Illinois coach Bruce Weber said he has not spoken with athletic director Mike Thomas and is unsure where his job status stands after the Illini lost to Iowa in the first round of the Big Ten tournament on Thursday.
Point guard Cully Payne transfers to Loyola from Iowa.
Northwestern and Wisconsin are appealing Big Ten decision to deny Ben Brust opportunity to sign with conference school after being released by Iowa.
Mundelein senior guard Ben Brust reopened his recruiting after de-committing from Iowa on Monday.