FILE - In this March 2, 2015, file photo, Iowa State head coach Fred Hoiberg checks the scoreboard during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Oklahoma in Ames, Iowa. Hoiberg is scheduled to have open heart surgery next week to repla
Charlie Neibergall, File
April 17, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Iowa State says coach Fred Hoiberg has undergone open-heart surgery to replace aortic valve.

Hoiberg had surgery Friday at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota.

Doctor Rakesh Suri says the operation was a success, adding that ''Hoiberg is in recovery and doing very well himself.''

Hoiberg retired from the NBA following the 2004-05 season because of heart issues. He just completed his fifth season at Iowa State, leading the Cyclones to four straight NCAA Tournament appearances and back-to-back Big 12 tournament titles.

Hoiberg is expected to need about 4-6 weeks to recover.

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