Because of a then-recently changed NCAA policy, was unable to procure a scholarship to Cal State-Northridge, at which time he opted to leave college and turn professional. Sixteen core courses were required, but he had just 15. "I took my summer school and tried to do everything I could do," he said. "I ended up one course short, so I couldn't get any scholarships".
Father is his instructor.
Uses special coins to mark his ball.
Follows the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Los Angeles Lakers.
Favorite website is naver.com.
Girl Generation is his favorite music group.
Enjoys Mexican food. Favorite athlete to watch is figure skater Yuna Kim. Favorite city to visit is Seoul. Twitter account is @huh979. Favorite app is Angry Birds. Carries trail mix in his golf bag for a snack. Bucket list includes skydiving. Favorite quote is "The pain of sacrifice is nothing compared to the pain of regret."