Reid Sanders was named running backs coach at Southern University March 1, 2017.<p>
He comes to Southern after spending 2 years at Georgia State University where he served as the running backs coach. Sanders helped lead Georgia State to its first ever bowl game in school history in 2015. All rushing statistics improved during Sanders' tenure at Georgia State.,P> Prior to working at Georgia State, Sanders served as a Graduate Assistant at Southern from 2013-2014. He was on the staff that went to back-to-back conference championships, taking home the title in 2013.<p>
Reid graduated with his Masters in Business Administration from Southern University in 2014. He was raised in Atlanta, Georgia, graduating from Westlake High School in 2008.