39 - Shannon Saunders
Shannon Saunders
Height: 6-1
Weight: 220
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Albany, Ga.
High School: Westover HS
Position: RB

Prior to Southern - Saunders comes to Southern after a highly-successful senior season at Westover High School that saw him rush for 1,794 yards (7.84 per carry), 85.4 per game and 15 touchdowns in his career … A three-year varsity letter winner, Saunders rushed for 1,026 yards and eight touchdowns as a senior as he averaged 6.98 per carry and 93.3 yards per game … As a junior, he rushed for an average of 11.17 per carry and 78.2 per game, while he put up an average of 8.2 per carry and 75.4 per game as a sophomore.