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Eltoro Freeman graduates—for Charlie, Mama

The Bull graduated from Auburn University yesterday.

Just like the 2010 Iron Bowl, he did it for Charlie.

“Eltoro Freeman just walked across the stage to cheers from his brother Charlie,” Auburn University assistant professor and sports media researcher Lauren Smith tweeted during yesterday’s commencement ceremony at Auburn Arena.

But, just like the 2010 Iron Bowl, he also did it for his mama.

“This was my mom’s dream since she was a child,” Freeman told AU beat writer Joel Erickson. “She just stays 30 minutes from Auburn in Alex City. When I was growing up she told me that she wanted to go to Auburn and graduate from Auburn. And for me to let her experience that through me, I don’t even think I have the words to explain that feeling and to see the smile on her face because that was her dream and her son did it.”

h/t War Eagle Extra, read more here.


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