Five MizzouMade Student-Athletes Continue Academic Success


Five MizzouMade football student-athletes will participate in the University of Missouri’s graduation ceremonies throughout the weekend of Friday, May 15 through Sunday, May 17.

Mizzou’s student-athlete graduation success rate has been on the rise in the recent years. In the 2012-2013 year, and NCAA Academic Report announced Mizzou’s GSR for all sports at 84 percent ranking Mizoou third in the SEC. The overall graduation rates surpass national and state averages with a 69.4 percent average graduation rate compared to the national average of 57.7 percent and state average of 55.2 percent.

These MizzouMade football student-athletes will become University of Missouri Alums as they walk across the stage May 15-17, 2015:

Clayton Echard (Tight End – Eureka, Mo.) – Health Professions

Clarence Green (Linebacker – Clute, Texas) – Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources

Connor McGovern (Offensive Lineman – Fargo, N.D.) – Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources

Adam Franklin (Offensive Lineman – Raytown, Mo.) – Arts and Sciences

David Johnson (Cornerback – Spring, Texas) – Arts and Sciences

Follow Mizzou Football social media accounts on Snapchat (MizzouMade), Twitter (@MizzouFootball) and Instagram (@MizzouFootball) for updates throughout graduation weekend.