LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) -- National champ Peyton Siva graduated with a degree in Sociology from the University of Louisville over the weekend.
Classmates and fans cheered as the basketball star walked across the stage to receive his diploma.
Siva has said that his personal goal at UofL was to graduate.
"You know I'm graduating, first out of my siblings. So, this is a proud day for my mom and just to look back on this out of everything we've been through, especially with school, it's just great so I'm truly blessed to be here," Siva said.
More than 1700 graduates walked the stage at the KFC Yum! Center on Saturday.