2016 COD Football News

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    February 15, 2017
    COD Football: Goulbourne signs letter with ISU COD Football sophomore wide receiver Myles Goulbourne (Waterbury (CT) Crosby) has signed a letter of intent with the Indiana State University.
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    December 15, 2016
    COD Football: Ellison & Dalton named 1st team All-State College of the Desert Football sophomore defensive back Corey Dalton (Midlothian (IL) Bremen) and sophomore running back Anthony Ellison (Banning H.S.) were both named Region IV All-California First Team Offense by the JC Athletic Bureau and the California Community College Football Coaches Association (CCCFCA).
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    November 23, 2016
    2016 Season in Review - COD Football Under third-year head coach Jack Steptoe, Desert finished the regular season with a record 6-5 overall and 4-1 in conference. As a reward for winning the American Division-Mountain Conference title and going to the Patriotic Bowl, Coach Steptoe was handed Coach of the Year honors.
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    November 21, 2016
    COD Football: Smith named PCAC Athlete of the Week COD Football freshman quarterback De'Abrie Smith (Palatka, FL) has been named an Honorable Mention Pacific Coast Athletic Conference’s (PCAC) Male Athlete of the Week for the week of November 21st.
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    November 19, 2016
    COD Football struggles to find rhythm, falling in Patriotic Bowl to Huskies, 63-37 COD (6-5) finished the year hosting the Patriotic Bowl and found themselves in a huge hole early, fighting their way back they took a 37-28 lead midway through the 3rd quarter, then the game went sideways, falling to the Monterey Park East Los Angeles Huskies (9-2), 63-37.
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    November 14, 2016
    COD Football will host the Patriotic Bowl this Saturday Desert will play host to the East Los Angeles Huskies in the Patriotic Bowl on Saturday, November 19, kick off is scheduled for 6 p.m. at Boone Field and tickets are $12.
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    November 12, 2016
    COD Football is going bowling after knocking off the Rams in OT, 48-41 COD (6-4; 4-1) got into a heavyweight brawl to take a shot at their first bowl game since 2011, as each team traded scores, neither would relent, forcing the game into a crucial overtime period, where the home team would prevail over the Victorville Victor Valley Rams (6-4; 3-2), 48-41.
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    November 07, 2016
    COD Football: Ellison named PCAC Athlete of the Week COD Football sophomore running back Anthony Ellison (Banning H.S.) has been named as the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference’s (PCAC) Male Athlete of the Week for the week of November 7th.
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    November 05, 2016
    COD Football stuns #18 Jaguars, 51-34 COD (5-4; 3-1) played their best game of the season at just the same time that the #18 team in the state decided to have their worst game of the season, as the Roadrunners stunned the previously unbeaten Chula Vista Southwestern Jaguars (8-1; 3-1), 51-34.
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    October 29, 2016
    COD Football thumps the Olympians, 32-21 COD (4-4; 2-1) scored on their opening drive going on a 19-0 run, then the Roadrunners had to hold on for dear life, but they eventually knocked off the San Diego Mesa Olympians (2-6; 0-3), 32-21.
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    October 22, 2016
    COD Football falls in frustrating loss to Wolverines, 13-10 COD (3-4; 1-1) had a real chance to take another trophy away from an opponent, but over 190 yards in penalties and only 150 yards of total offense led to a road game let down, falling at the San Bernardino Valley Wolverines (3-4; 2-0), 13-10.
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    October 17, 2016
    COD Football: Best named PCAC Athlete of the Week COD Football freshman running back Kamone Best (Goldsboro (NC) Eastern Wayne) has been named as an honorable mention selection of the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference’s (PCAC) Male Athlete of the Week for the week of October 17th.
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    October 15, 2016
    COD Football holds onto Palms-To-Pines Trophy, punishes the Eagles, 30-13 COD (3-3; 1-0) began American Division-Mountain Conference play by scoring 28 unanswered points en route to dominating on both sides of the football, while retaining the Palms-To-Pines Trophy for another year, defeating the Mt. San Jacinto Eagles (3-3; 0-1), 30-13.
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    September 25, 2016
    Roadrunner have "No Quit" In them In Win Palm Desert - Roadrunners proved a lot of excitement for their fans at Boone Field Saturday night. Antelope Valley brought their 2-1 record and 5th ranking in the Southern California American Division to College of the Desert where Desert, 9th ranked in SC American Division, were waiting for them.
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    September 17, 2016
    COD Football Lights Up Scoreboard For First Win Culver City, CA - The College of the Desert's Football team had their foot on the gas pedal from the opening kickoff and didn't let off until the game was well in hand. The Roadrunners scored 29 first quarter points starting with an Anthony Ellison 77 yard run :17 seconds into the game.
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    September 11, 2016
    COD Comes Up Short Against LA Valley Palm Desert, CA - COD moved the ball well against the 22nd ranked team in the state, but the Road runners saw two drives end inside Valley's 25 yard line without any points.