During a recent preseason team meeting, Vanderbilt University's Commodores celebrated an unexpected and happy moment for a fellow teammate.
In the video above, Vanderbilt's head football coach, James Franklin, presents the Mableton, Ga. native with a certificate detailing his full boat scholarship offer.
The offer came a day after Franklin had praised Panu's efforts at practice, CBS Sports reported.
WKRN reports Panu's most significant player performances took place in 2011, when Panu was a fullback for eight games.
Also on HuffPost:
Big Sports Campuses