Damien Harris is one of the best running backs in the SEC, but the Alabama star is also a great student.

Harris is a thoughtful guy, and that makes him as popular with Alabama professors as he is with Crimson Tide fans.

As you can see below, one of his professors, Brian Oliu, shared a great story about Harris the student-athlete as Harris was about to take the field for Senior Day at Bryant-Denny Stadium:

Harris’s leadership is a big boost to the Tide, and the younger players have learned a lot for him.

See how he fares on the field for the last time at Bryant-Denny Stadium on Saturday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. Eastern time on CBS.