UCLA LB released from hospital after kidney tests

Linebacker Eric Kendricks has been released from the hospital

after leaving No. 9 UCLA’s 24-10 loss at No. 13 Stanford at

halftime Saturday because of a kidney ailment.

Kendricks, who made nine tackles in the first half, was taken to

Stanford Hospital. It was not clear what caused Kendricks’ kidney


UCLA coach Jim Mora only said that Kendricks’ kidney passed

initial tests and he was traveling back to Los Angeles with the

team. The redshirt junior from Fresno entered the game leading UCLA

with 47 tackles this season. He has one interception.