Santa Monica College guard Adam Griffin will take an official visit to Division II Alaska Fairbanks this week according to head coach Jerome Jenkins. The 20-year-old sophomore from Palisades High was the second leading scorer for SMC. Griffin averaged 10.4 points per game for the Corsairs this season and shot 38% from three-point range. He [...]
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Though he did not play a single down for the Corsairs, Santa Monica College TE Everton Thaxter has committed to Hampton University, according to offensive coordinator Tim Kaub. The freshman suited up last season at El Camino College before transfering to SMC during the spring semester. Thaxter had six catches for 93 yards for El [...]
Santa Monica College offensive line coach David Banuelos was named the new head coach of Compton College’s football program, yesterday. Banuelos has spent the last three seasons on the Corsairs sideline helping the team win back-to-back conference titles, an accomplishment not done in 30 previous years. One of his players, Moldova-born offensive tackle Alexandru Ceachir, [...]
Santa Monica College‘s football team has been sanctioned with a one-year postseason ban by the Southern California Football Association for a recruiting rule violation according to sources within the school’s athletic department. The college was still on a self-imposed probation stemming from last year’s post game fight in the American Bowl against East Los Angeles [...]
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 [...]
Santa Monica College defensive lineman Marcus Manley has committed to Cal after taking an official visit to the campus last week, according to his head coach Gifford Lindheim. Manley was planning on taking a trip to BYU this week before committing with the Bears. He is expect to sign in February and will transfer in [...]
This is the an interview that the LA Sports Journal had with the late Robert Taylor, former head football coach at Santa Monica College talking about NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson. It took place in Spring of 2007 before the Urban Football Coaches Association clinic.