Penn State basketball’s Deivis Zemgulis came to Happy Valley from Lithuania.
According to a (tear-jerking) video produced by Penn State athletics, Zemgulis had not seen his family for four years.
He joined his coach Pat Chambers to take some photos on graduation weekend when his family showed up unexpectedly.
Grab your tissues and watch the video.
🚨Surprise of a Lifetime🚨
Senior #️⃣1️⃣ Deivis Zemgulis (➡️@DeivisZemgulis) received a surprise visit on graduation day from his mom, dad, sister and brother (from Lithuania)
🚨He hadn’t seen his family in 4 years🔵🦁⚪️#ClimbWithUs pic.twitter.com/Oswlzw2o7U — Penn State Men’s Basketball (@PennStateMBB) May 6, 2019
Zemgulis recorded stats in two seasons for the Nittany Lions. His most productive year was his junior season where he played in 23 games, recording 18 total points and 17 total rebounds.