Members of the Texas A&M University-Commerce men's and women's basketball team spent the morning of Thursday, January 7th visiting Commerce Elementary School.
Pictured to the right: A&M-Commerce head men's basketball coach Sam Walker, Commerce Elementary School principal Bobbie Thurman and head women's basketball coach Nicole Anderson.
While visiting with the students, the Lions student-athletes shared with students their thoughts on the importance of reading, writing and learning to count. In addition, they read to the students and explained how learning would help them do what they wanted to do later in life.
Junior Deltrice Daniel of the women's basketball team reads a book to the students.
Freshman Kyle Sandlin of the men's basketball team reads a book to the students.
Junior Mattilyn McIntyre of the women's basketball team reads a book to the students.