NEW MEXICO (KRQE) – On Monday, May 22, 2023, the family of former University of New Mexico football player Jaden Hullaby announced his death. Hullaby transferred to the Lobo team from the Texas Longhorns for the 2022 season as a running back and tight end.

Hullaby was reported missing on Sunday, May 21, after family members said they hadn’t heard from him since Thursday. The news was shared via Twitter that Hullaby was missing from the Dallas area of Texas:

Just after 7 a.m. this morning, Jaden’s younger brother, Landon, announced his brother’s death on Twitter:

UNM football made a statement this morning on Twitter, saying, “The Lobo family is saddened to learn of the passing of former RB/TE Jaden Hullaby. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jaden’s family and all who knew him.” No further details of Hullaby’s death have been released.