Watch Russell Wilson's commencement speech at Wisconsin

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Watch Russell Wilson's commencement speech at Wisconsin

One-year Wisconsin standout and current Seattle Seahawks All-Pro signal-caller Russell Wilson delivered the commencement speech at Wisconsin on Saturday.

[ MORE: Get all of our Big Ten pros coverage ]

Here are some of the highlights from Wilson’s speech at Camp Randall Stadium:

“If you’re dating a woman that’s way out of your league, ask her to marry you.”

“If you’re playing (the) New England Patriots in the Super Bowl, and you’ve got 26 seconds left and you’re down by four and it’s 2nd-and-goal on their 1-yard line, try not to throw an interception!”

“You’ve got to surround yourself with good people.”

“Remember the moments in life that tell you ‘yes’ aren’t the ones that define you; the moments that really matter are the ones when life tells you ‘no.’

“If you know what you’re capable of, if you’re always prepared and you keep things in perspective, then life has a way of turning a “no” into a “yes.”

“I would tell you all good luck, but I don’t believe in good luck. Go make it happen.”

***

Advertisement

BTN Plus on BTN2Go

BTN Plus on BTN2Go

all times ET
Today
7:00 PMSouthern at Ohio St.Watch
8:00 PMIowa St. at IowaWatch
Tomorrow
6:30 PMSt. Peter's at MarylandWatch
7:00 PMN. Kentucky at IndianaWatch
8:00 PMMiss. Valley St. at WisconsinWatch
Friday Dec 9
7:00 PMMinnesota at Michigan St.Watch
7:00 PMWisconsin at IndianaWatch
8:00 PMSan Jose St. at NebraskaWatch

Watch hundreds of live non-televised Big Ten events via BTN Plus on BTN2Go.