Her body was discovered early Monday morning by a roommate. Huguely, a former boyfriend, was arrested a few hours later.
According to the men's lacrosse website, Huguely is 6-foot-2 and weighs 209 pounds. The UVA senior is majoring in Anthropology. He went to Landon School in Maryland, known as a lacrosse powerhouse. His parents are Marta Murphy and George Huguely of Chevy Chase, Maryland.
The Washington Post called his home and spoke to Huguely's grandfather:
When reached by phone, Huguely's grandfather, George Huguely III, said: "He was a wonderful child and he was going to graduate. Hopefully he will be graduating. That's all I can tell you, okay? I'm sorry."
The Today Show report:
His player page: