Santa Monica College defensive back Aaron Rogers will take an official visit to North Dakota this weekend, according to head coach Gifford Lindheim. The 5-foot-11, 185-pound sophomore had 68 tackles and three interceptions in his two-year career with the Corsairs. His best game was during his freshman season when he had two interceptions, including returning [...]
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Santa Monica College head coach Gifford Lindheim discuss Iowa State signee and Junior College All-American Qujuan Floyd.
JC Football: SMC’s Lindheim named Pacific Conference coach of the year; Eight Corsairs earn first-team honors
Santa Monica College head coach Gifford Lindheim won his third consecutive Pacific Conference Coach of the Year, the Southern California Football Association announced last week. The Corsairs finished the year 8-2 and have won the last three league titles, a first in school history. Eight Corsairs earned first-team conference honors. Among them is All-American safety [...]
It took only eight games, but Santa Monica College is finally starting to look like a team that is the defending two-time American Pacific Conference champs. The timing could not be better as they cleared the first hurdle of a tough three-game stretch with a 38-17 victory over Santa Barbara up the coast in beautiful [...]
Football: Video — Santa Monica College head coach Gifford Lindheim post game interview after loss to San Bernardino Valley
Santa Monica College football head coach Gifford Lindheim discusses his team’s 42-21 loss to San Bernardino Valley on Saturday, September 21, 2013, dropping the Corsairs to 1-2 on the year. SMC will start Pacific Conference play next week when they travel to rival West Los Angeles College.
JC Football: SMC’s defense withstands three deep drives by Chaffey in the fourth to preserve the victory
Santa Monica College’s defense was under assault in the entire fourth quarter. Clinging to a three point lead, the Corsairs had to withstand not one, not two, but three separate Chaffey drives deep into their territory. Yet in the end, SMC did not allow a single point in the final period and crucial tackle by [...]
Winning back-to-back conference titles has a way of drawing in recruits as Santa Monica College’s football team found out during their first day of fall practice on Thursday. The biggest difference this year as opposed to head coach Gifford Lindheim’s four previous seasons has been the ability to draw players who have bounced back from [...]
Two Santa Monica College freshman football players, defensive back Qujuan Floyd and offensive lineman Maurquice Shakir have picked up offers from Texas State for the 2014 season. Floyd earned All-American honors after having seven interception and 49 tackles as well as being named the American Pacific Conference Defensive Player of the Year last year. The [...]
Coming off back-to-back conference titles for the first time in more than 30 years, the atmosphere during the first week of Santa Monica College’s spring football practice seemed electric. “It was like our practice was turned up a notch today,” said head coach Gifford Lindheim. “For our first spring practice, I don’t think we ever [...]
Santa Monica College football head coach Gifford Lindheim was a the finalist for College of the Canyons head coaching job that went to former assistant Ted Iacenda, according to an official with knowledge of the situation. The Canyons job was a full-time one-year interim position. Lindheim is currently a part-time walk-on coach at SMC. Lindheim [...]