Coe Kohawks

Overall record: 7-3 - Conference: 5-3
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/1 vs. Illinois Wesleyan W, 24-6
9/8 at Aurora W, 37-7
9/15 vs. Simpson * • W, 20-10
9/22 at Buena Vista * • W, 17-0
10/6 vs. Dubuque * • L, 28-21
10/13 at Central * • L, 24-17
10/20 at Wartburg * • L, 27-3
10/27 vs. Luther * • W, 24-17
11/3 at Loras * • W, 45-24
11/10 vs. Cornell * • W, 17-6
Overall record: 7-3 - Conference: 5-3
All times Eastern   (* Conference; • In-region)
9/15 vs. Simpson * • W, 20-10
9/22 at Buena Vista * • W, 17-0
10/6 vs. Dubuque * • L, 28-21
10/13 at Central * • L, 24-17
10/20 at Wartburg * • L, 27-3
10/27 vs. Luther * • W, 24-17
11/3 at Loras * • W, 45-24
11/10 vs. Cornell * • W, 17-6
Central 8-0 12-1
Wartburg 7-1 8-2
Coe 5-3 7-3
Dubuque 5-3 7-3
Luther 4-4 5-5
Buena Vista 3-5 5-5
Simpson 3-5 4-6
Loras 1-7 2-8
Cornell 0-8 2-8

Past Records

2016 (0-0, 0-0 IIAC)
2015 (4-6, 3-4 IIAC)
2014 (5-5, 4-3 IIAC)
2013 (7-3, 4-3 IIAC)
2012 (10-1, 7-0 IIAC)
2011 (6-4, 6-2 IIAC)
2010 (9-2, 7-1 IIAC)
2009 (10-2, 7-1 IIAC)
2008 (4-6, 4-4 IIAC)
2007 (7-3, 5-3 IIAC)
2006 (7-3, 5-3 IIAC)
2005 (9-2, 7-1 IIAC)
2004 (7-3, 6-2 IIAC)
2003 (5-5, 3-5 IIAC)
2002 (10-2, 8-1 IIAC)
2001 (6-4, 6-3 IIAC)
2000 (6-4, 6-4 IIAC)
1999 (4-6, 4-6 IIAC)

Team Quick Facts



Coach: Erik Raeburn
Conference: IIAC
Enrollment: 1249
Location: Cedar Rapids, IA
Colors: Crimson, Gold
Stadium: Clark (1200)
Surface: Turf

News Releases

October 22, 2016
DECORAH, Iowa - The 18th-ranked Coe College football team scored 35 points in the middle two...
October 16, 2016
Snap Judgments: Don't sleep
Week 7 had wire-to-wire excitement. We can't wait to see what Week 8 brings. After over 12 hours of...
October 15, 2016
DUBUQUE, Iowa - After a slow start, the Coe College football team scored 23 unanswered points to...
October 8, 2016
Roundup: Unlikely unbeatens continue on
Did you think Coe would be 5-0? How about Randolph-Macon? UW-La Crosse? That and more in Saturday's...
October 8, 2016
Coe blocks Central for Homecoming victory
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - It was another wild one at Clark Field on Saturday, as the Coe College football...
October 1, 2016
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Both teams scored a touchdown in the final three minutes, but it was Coe...
September 24, 2016
LINCOLN, Neb. - In one of the longest and strangest games in Coe College football history, the...
September 17, 2016
Kohawks open league play with big win over Duhawks
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - After a slow start, the Coe College football team scored 45-straight points in...
September 10, 2016
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa - For the 17th-straight year, the Coe College football team is the king of...
September 3, 2016
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Coe College scored the first 28 points of the game on Saturday, as the Kohawks...
November 17, 2015
Staker replaces Staker as Coe coach
Steve Staker is stepping down after a long coaching career at Coe, including eight years as head...
July 20, 2015
Nebraska Wesleyan coming to IIAC
NWU hasn't played a Division III opponent in football since 2002 but will jump back in in full force...
November 9, 2014
100 games for Fred Jackson
From All-American to bona fide NFL player to NFL veteran, Division III football has...
October 4, 2014
Kohawks stuff Duhawks after shaky start
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - After fumbling the opening kickoff and spotting Loras 10 points to start the...
September 13, 2014
Kohawks roll to 15th-straight victory over Cornell
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa - For the second-straight week, Coe College put together an impressive second...
September 6, 2014
Kohawk comeback falls short against #24 Wheaton
WHEATON, Ill. - The 24th-ranked Wheaton Thunder exploded for 31 first half points before holding off...
September 1, 2014
2014 NFL season opens with nine D-III alumni on rosters
Derek Carrier and Jordan Gay are the new names in the league, which is a good reminder that the...
November 9, 2013
Seniors shine in Clark Field finale
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Coe scored 21-straight second half points, as the Kohawk senior football...
October 12, 2013
#19 Kohawks roll by Loras 56-0
DUBUQUE, Iowa - The 19th-ranked Coe College football team put it together in all areas Saturday, as...
October 5, 2013
#20 Coe avoids Buena Vista's upset bid in 21-7 victory
STORM LAKE, Iowa - A late surge on both sides of the ball ignited the Kohawks on Saturday, as they...
September 21, 2013
Defense dominates as #20 Coe moves to 3-0
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College offense ran the second most plays in school history, but it was...
September 14, 2013
Kohawks roll Cornell for 14th-straight victory in rivalry
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The 22nd-ranked Coe College football team scored the first 42 points of the...
September 7, 2013
21st-ranked Kohawks escape Monmouth in thrilling season opener
MONMOUTH, Ill. - Despite a broken down bus and a delayed start to the game, the 21st-ranked Coe...
November 10, 2012
10th-ranked Kohawks complete perfect regular season
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - After a shaky start, the Coe College football team bounced back to beat Central...
November 3, 2012
Kohawks win Iowa Conference Football Championship
DECORAH, Iowa - Coe College won its 10th-straight game Saturday, as it locked up its first outright...
October 27, 2012
Kohawks slay Knights for ninth-straight win
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The 19th-ranked Coe College football team scored 28-straight points, as they...
October 20, 2012
Kohawks cruise to 47-7 win over Simpson, sole possession of first place
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Coe College scored 33 unanswered points to end the game, as the 18th-ranked...
October 13, 2012
Kohawks beat defending IIAC Champion Dubuque in double overtime
DUBUQUE, Iowa - For the second-straight year, the high powered offenses of Coe College and Dubuque...
October 6, 2012
Brendan Leiran runs wild in big Kohawk victory
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Senior Brendan Leiran (Waukon, Iowa/Waukon) rushed for a career-high 164 yards...
September 29, 2012
Kohawks crush Beavers 51-0 in Iowa Conference opener
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College football team improved to 4-0 Saturday, as they beat Buena...
September 15, 2012
Kohawks hold on to complete non-conference sweep
SAINT LOUIS, Mo. - The Coe College football team jumped out to a 20-7 lead in the first half and...
September 8, 2012
Kohawks win 13th-straight over rival Rams
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa - It was the closest Coe-Cornell game since 2007, but the Coe College football...
September 1, 2012
Kohawks roll Monmouth 33-3 in season opener
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Coe College football team opened the 2012 season with an impressive...
November 12, 2011
Kohawks roll to record setting win over Cornell
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - It was a senior day that will be remembered for a long time. Leaving with one...
November 2, 2011
Constructing success at CSS
When Greg Carlson started the St. Scholastica football program in 2008, one of his duties was to...
October 29, 2011
Kohawk rally downs Beavers 30-14
STORM LAKE, Iowa - Coe gave up 14 points and 142 yards of offense in the first quarter, but shutout...
October 8, 2011
Big second half leads to Coe win over Norse
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - With just a 13-7 lead at halftime, Coe exploded for 41 points in the second...
September 24, 2011
Coe comeback stuns #10 Wartburg
WAVERLY, Iowa - It was a comeback for the ages. Trailing 17-0 at halftime, Coe rallied for a 27-24...
September 20, 2011
Tommies' journey gets harder
Getting to No. 3 in the nation was difficult, but probably a lot easier than it will be for St....
September 17, 2011
Kohawks escape Storm for first win in IIAC opener
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Coe got contributions from all areas of the field Saturday afternoon, as they...
September 12, 2011
Podcast says: Too soon to panic
Sure, St. John's loss was certainly demoralizing for fans, but the Johnnies' season isn't over yet....
September 6, 2011
Redlands' upset victory a Hollywood story
Chad Hurst's first start could've very well been a major motion picture. There was excitement,...
November 16, 2010
Just a small-town boy
Four of the quarterbacks in the Division III playoffs come from little towns, where the population...
November 13, 2010
Kohawks win 11th straight over rival Rams
MOUNT VERNON, Iowa - Fifteenth-ranked Coe scored early and often Saturday in a 47-7 win over Cornell...
October 30, 2010
Kohawks cruise by Duhawks 34-6
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Sophomore Brendan Leiran (Waukon, Iowa/Waukon) rushed for 100 yards for the...
October 2, 2010
Sixth-ranked Kohawks fight off Spartans
DUBUQUE, Iowa - Despite being shutout in the first half for the first time in 14 games, the...
October 1, 2010
Defense sets the tone for Coe
Coe came up with big-time defense in a big-time game, and it garnered some big-time respect, moving...
September 25, 2010
Coe, UMHB, North Central beat ranked foes
Coe rallied at home, while North Central pulled away and Mount Union and Ohio Northern cruised. More...
September 25, 2010
Kohawks big second half beats #7 Central 37-28
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - Trialling 28-20 at halftime, Coe scored 17 unanswered points in the second half...
September 24, 2010
Triple Take
There's a bunch of big games here in Week 4. How do our panel of experts think they'll go? Predictio...
September 18, 2010
10th-ranked Kohawks cruise by Norse
DECORAH, Iowa - Coe scored over 40 points for the third-straight game to open the season, as they...
October 25, 2006
A playoff run through Iowa
About once a season, Keith McMillan hits the road and files a column about what it's like in a...
October 25, 2003
Coe outlasts Cornell in highest-scoring game in D-III history
The oldest football rivalry west of the Mississippi River added a unique chapter today at Clark...
November 10, 1999
There's a reason they're called 'storied' rivalries
This is Rivalry Week, where the games are big and the legends are bigger. This week, teams from...
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