Killewald at home after brain surgery

Former University hockey player Erica Killewald, who underwent brain surgery at a Detroit hospital last Wednesday, was released on Saturday and is recovering at home, a University media relations spokesperson said.

Killewald is awaiting test results from doctors to decide the next course of action.

Eric Bell has joined the University soccer coaching staff as the second assistant coach. He replaces Richard Drake, who accepted an assistant coaching position at Marshall University.

Whalen on foreign tour roster

Minnesota sophomore guard Lindsay Whalen was named to the Big Ten women’s basketball Foreign Tour Team. The tour takes place Aug. 7-18 and includes games in France and Switzerland.