UA's coach Lopez's surgery 'went well' - Tucson News Now

UA's coach Lopez's surgery 'went well'

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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

University of Arizona officials said Monday that head baseball coach Andy Lopez underwent a successful triple bypass surgery.

He is being held in intensive care, according to a news release.

"We are all thrilled to hear that Andy's surgery went well," Vice President for Athletics Greg Byrne stated in the release. "He is receiving great care from the medical team, and we all wish him a complete and speedy recovery. Our thoughts and prayers will continue to go out to him and his family as he begins the recovery process."

His family says they are appreciative of the support received in recent days but respectfully requests no visitors at the hospital.

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