DALLAS (AP)—Authorities say Hunter Green, the son of former professionalgolfer Ken Green , was found dead in his dorm room at Southern MethodistUniversity last week.
SMU officials say the body of a student was found about 12:30 p.m. Friday.The Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed Tuesday that the studentwas Green, a 21-year-old sophomore. Campus officials said no foul play wasinvolved and an investigation is under way.
It’s the second family tragedy in eight months for Ken Green, who won fivePGA Tour events between 1985-89 and played on the 1989 Ryder Cup team. Green hadhis lower right leg amputated last June after a recreational vehicle accident inwhich his brother and girlfriend were killed.
Green acknowledged his son’s death on his personal blog on Tuesday.