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#14 Greg Sanders
Position: Defensive Back
Height: 5'11"
Weight: 195
Year: Senior
Hometown: Memphis, Tenn.
High School: Christian Brothers
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THREE-YEAR LETTERMAN - Accomplished all-conference performer returning in the secondary...returning all-conference performer…will return to anchor safety on defense...turns in big plays both on defense and special teams...should contend for all-conference honors again this season...three-year starter and has the most experience of any defensive back.

2016 – Started for the third consecutive season at safety...named second team All-SoCon as voted by the media, and second team All-State by VaSID...started all 11 games and finished fourth on the team in tackles with 68 stops including 40 total...picked off two passes which was second highest on the team…his 4.5 tackles-for-loss were fourth on the team...ranked 24th in the SoCon in tackles per game (6.2)...had double-digit tackle games against Western Carolina (13) and Morehead State (10)..logged six solo tackle games versus Morehead State and The Citadel...intercepted a pass and returned it 34 yards against Bucknell...forced fumbles against Mercer, Western Carolina, and The Citadel where he also recovered a fumble...credited with pass breakups against Akron, Morehead State, ETSU, The Citadel and Wofford...posted tackles-for-loss in the last three games of the season (Western Carolina, The Citadel, Wofford).

2015 – Started all 11 games at free safety...ranked third on the team in tackles with 81 and led the defensive charts in solo tackles with 52...had double digit tackles in four games including a season-high 13 stops against Chattanooga...posted five solos and six assists in the season opener against Ball State..had 10 tackles against Samford and Ball State...broke up passes against Chattanooga and Mercer...set an Alumni Memorial Field/Foster Stadium record 99-yard kick return for a touchdown against Wofford...returned 12 kicks for 345 yards for a 28.8 yards per kick return average...lettered for the second time.

2014 – Worked his way into the two-deep as a freshman and played 44 snaps in his second college game against Bowling Green starting a string of extended playing time...played in all 12 games and finished with 37 tackles including 26 solos and 11 assists…led the team in interceptions with three and returned the picks for a total of 72 yards…forced a fumble and blocked a kick against Bowling Green…intercepted passes in consecutive weeks against Gardner-Webb, Wofford, and Furman with a 45 yard return against the Paladins…racked up a season-high six tackles in both the Wofford and Western Carolina games…broke up a pair of passes against Wofford and Furman.

HIGH SCHOOL - A graduate of Christian Brothers in Cordova, Tenn.

MAJOR - Economics and Business major.

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