Hogs' Garrett Uekman had enlarged heart | Arkansas Blog

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Hogs' Garrett Uekman had enlarged heart

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40/29 reports on Washington County coroner's report on the death of Garrett Uekman, 19, the Razorback tight end who died Sunday after playing Saturday against Mississippi State.

Rogers Morris said Uekman had an enlarged heart. He also said the enlarged heart caused arrhythmia and cardiomyopathy of unknown etiology.

Toxicology tests came back negative.

The coroner is being quoted as saying the condition had been undetected.

Chris Bahn reports a rosary at 5 p.m. Sunday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church in North Little Rock and funeral at noon Monday at Christ the King Catholic Church in Little Rock.

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