Patrick Mahomes To Give Speech At Texas Tech Graduation
Written by B87FM on May 16, 2020
Kansas Metropolis Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes will give a graduation tackle at Texas Tech’s digital commencement ceremony on Could 23.
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“Patrick’s story and his rise to stardom, each right here at Texas Tech and within the NFL, have been a fantastic supply of delight for Pink Raiders and an inspiration for hundreds,” Texas Tech President Lawrence Schovanec stated, in accordance with ESPN.
Mahomes performed quarterback at Texas Tech from 2014 by means of 2016. He then entered the NFL draft in 2017, being chosen within the first spherical by the Chiefs. Mahomes gained the NFL Most Precious Participant award in 2018 and gained the Tremendous Bowl in 2019.
“Throughout that rise, Patrick has by no means wavered from the teachings realized from his household, coaches and his time as a student-athlete at Texas Tech, displaying class, humility and a aggressive hearth to be the very best,” Schovanec continued. “We’re more than happy and grateful that he’ll tackle our Could 2020 graduates who’ve persevered regardless of distinctive challenges to earn their levels.”
The occasion, which might recurrently be held on the college’s basketball court docket, was moved on-line due to the coronavirus outbreak. Mahomes’ speech might be live-streamed for followers to look at.
In April, the Chiefs picked up the fifth-year possibility on Mahomes’ contract.