University of Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez is recovering after triple bypass surgery

University of Arizona baseball coach Andy Lopez is recovering after undergoing triple bypass surgery.

School officials say Monday's operation went well and he's being held in intensive care at a Tucson hospital.

They say Lopez will return to coaching after he's cleared by doctors.

The 59-year-old Lopez has a 437-267-1 record in 12 seasons at Arizona.

He has guided the Wildcats to eight postseason berths, including two College World Series appearances and the 2012 national championship.

Lopez has a 1,124-685-7 overall record in 31 years as a collegiate head coach at Cal State-Dominguez Hills, Pepperdine, Florida and Arizona.