Austin  Sanders

60Austin Sanders

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Cleveland, Tenn.

High School:
Bradley Central

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 307

Position:
OL

Experience:
1L

2014 - R-FRESHMAN

  • Photo Gallery
  • Games/Starts: 5/0
  • Backup left guard has played in five games
  • Saw late action in 2015 TaxSlayer Bowl win over Iowa (1/2)
  • Played vs. Utah State (8/31), vs. Chattanooga (10/11), at #3 Ole Miss (10/18) and vs. Kentucky (11/15)
  • One of 32 to make Tennessee debut vs. Utah State (8/31)

2013 - FRESHMAN

HIGH SCHOOL

  • Coached by Damon Floyd at Bradley Central High School
  • Rated four-star by Rivals (No. 8 prospect in Tennessee, No. 20 offensive tackle)
  • Rated four-star by ESPN (No. 8 prospect in Tennessee, No. 24 offensive tackle)
  • Rated three-star by 247Sports (No. 9 in Tennessee, No. 26 offensive tackle)
  • The first commitment of Tennessee's 2013 class, verbally committed to the Vols prior to his junior season
  • Tennessee's Class AAA Mr. Football Lineman of the Year
  • District 5-AAA Lineman of the Year
  • Named to All-District 5-AAA team
  • Helped his team to back-to-back County Championship titles and three consecutive playoff appearances
  • One of only two Tennesseans on the East squad in the U.S Marine Corps 2013 Semper Fidelis All-American Bowl helping to lead the East to a 17-14 win at the Home Depot Center in Carson, Calif.
  • Played a big role in the East's 41-20 victory in the East-West All-Star Classic

PERSONAL

  • Full Name: Marcus Austin Sanders
  • Born: May 28, 1995
  • Son of Marc and Jennifer Sanders
  • Majoring in Kinesiology
  • Recipient of the Wade & Virginia Travis Athletic Scholarship Endowment
 

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