back to top

22 Athletes In Their Caps And Gowns

Because it's that time of the year.

Posted on

1. Andrew Luck - Stanford University

Paul Sakuma / Getty Images

2. Michael Jordan - Laney High School

3. Peyton Manning - The University of Tennessee

J. Miles Cary/News Sentinel

4. Michele Wie - Stanford

Paul Sakuma / Getty Images

5. Troy Polamalu - USC

6. Patrick Ewing - Georgetown University

Bill Eppridge/SI

7. Scottie Pippen - The University of Central Arkansas

AP

8. Ronny Turiaf - Gonzaga University

Gonzaga University

9. Shaquille O'Neal - Barry University

AP

10. LeBron James - St. Vincent-St. Mary High School

11. Lew Alcindor - UCLA

Curt Gunther/SI

12. Vince Carter - University of North Carolina

AP

13. David Stern and Muhammad Ali - Columbia University

Honorary doctorate degrees.
AP

Honorary doctorate degrees.

14. Channing Frye - University of Arizona

15. Jeff Green - Georgetown University

16. Mia Hamm - Princeton University

Honorary degree.

Honorary degree.

17. Denard Robinson - University of Michigan

18. Ben Roethlisberger - Miami University

19. Emmitt Smith - University of Florida

UF Photography

20. Mark Sanchez - USC

21. Bill Russell - Suffolk University

Honorary doctorate degree.
Globe Staff Photo / Matthew J. Lee

Honorary doctorate degree.

22. Tim Tebow - University of Florida