Commencement for Alabama student-athletes

Here is the official release from UA:

24 Student-Athletes to Participate In Commencement Ceremonies on Saturday
The University of Alabama will have 24 student-athletes participating in graduation ceremonies Saturday, December 11, when UA holds its winter commencement at 9 a.m. at Coleman Coliseum.

The Crimson Tide football team will have 10 graduates Saturday, including offensive lineman James Carpenter, defensive lineman Josh Chapman, defensive lineman Luther Davis, tight end Preston Dial, defensive lineman Nick Gentry, wide receiver Brandon Gibson, wide receiver Logan Thomas, linebacker Alex Watkins, linebacker Chavis Williams, and quarterback Greg McElroy, who is receiving his master’s degree.

The remaining list of graduates includes Brock Bennett and David Kindred (baseball); Morgan Dennis, Casey Overton, Kassi Price and Jacqueline Shealy, (gymnastics); Nikki Lopez (rowing); Rosie Petriello, Hailey Hull and Kelsey King (soccer); Riley Boulden (swimming & diving); Saketh Myneni and Houssam Yassine (men’s tennis); and Mary Catherine Aune (volleyball).

Saturday’s ceremonies will be broadcast live over the Internet. The webcast will be archived on UA’s Web site,, and will be available for viewing until Dec. 31, 2010.