University of Memphis Commencement Moving Due to Grizzlies Game

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(Memphis) The University of Memphis is moving its spring commencement due to next weekend’s playoff game.

The ceremonies were set for Saturday, May 11th, the same day the Grizzlies take on Oklahoma in Game 3 of the semi-finals.

The commencement will now be held Sunday, May 12th at noon and 4 p.m. at FedExForum.

U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander will be the feature speaker at the noon ceremony.

Tennessee Secretary of State Tre Hargett will speak at 4 p.m.