5 De'Eric Bell
5 De'Eric Bell
Height: 5-7
Weight: 200
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Jackson, Ga.
High School: Jackson
Position: RB
Major: Exercise & Sport Sciences
Minor: Communications
gp 4
yds 579
yds/g 144.8
td 6

2016

  • made four starts for the Quakers before suffering a season-ending knee injury
  • led NCAA Division III in rushing yards three weeks into the season
  • ran for 579 yards on 73 carries, averaging 7.9 yards per tote
  • ranked third on the team with six touchdowns and was also a top kick returner
  • finished third among Guilford’s all-purpose yardage leaders (746) and averaged a team-high 186.5 all-purpose yards per game
  • ran for 295 yards and four touchdowns, both school records, in Guilford’s win over Methodist University
  • his 295 rushing yards stood fifth in Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) history and were the fourth-highest single-game total in Division III during 2016
  • received ODAC Offensive Player of the Week honors and a spot on the D3football.com's Team of the Week
  • had 125 rushing yards and two scores on 13 carries the preceding week in a win over Greensboro College
  • compiled 146 rushing yards on 27 carries in a road victory over Averett University

2015

  • received Guilford's Most Valuable Player Award
  • set school and ODAC records for single-season all-purpose yardage (2,235), which ranked second in Division III
  • led the Quakers and ranked third in the ODAC with 943 rushing yards, seventh-best in school history
  • set the Guilford standard with 736 kickoff return yards 
  • led the ODAC with a 30.7-yard kickoff return average that ranked fourth nationally
  • returned a Division III-best four kicks for touchdowns (2 kickoffs, 2 punts) 
  • stood second in the country with 995 combined kick return yards 

2014

  • played in all 10 games for the Quakers, including three starts as a running back
  • Second-Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC)
  • stood second on the team with 473 rushing yards on 87 attempts and four touchdowns
  • ranked ninth in the league with 104.9 all-purpose yards per game.
  • best performance came Oct. 4 against Washington and Lee University when he rushed for 149 yards on 24 attempts and two touchdowns
  • earned ODAC Offensive Player of the Week recognition for his play in the game

Personal

  • named to Guilford's Fall 2015 Student-Athlete Honor Roll
  • lettered four years in football and baseball at Jackson High School
  • also lettered twice with the basketball team
  • active with Jackson's Student Government Association
  • honor student at Jackson
  • son of Debra Cooper
Recent Games
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Rushes 73 4
Yards 579 13
Yards per game 144.8 13.0
Yards per rush 7.9 3.3
Touchdowns 6 0
Fumbles 2 -
Fumbles lost 2 -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 13 125 9.6 27 2 1 1
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 29 295 10.2 91 4 1 1
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 27 146 5.4 36 0 - -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 4 13 3.3 5 0 - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 2 5 2.5 8 0 1 1
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - - - - 0
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 - - - - - 0
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 - - - - - 0
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - - - - 2 47 23.5 30 0
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 - - - - - 2 5 2.5 3 0
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 3 31 10.3 13 0 2 54 27.0 29 0
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 1 25 25.0 25 0 - - - - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 1 125 - 47 - 172
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 1 295 5 5 - 305
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 1 146 - 54 31 231
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 1 13 - - 25 38
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 12 2 - - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 24 4 0 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 0 0 - 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 0 0 - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 3 Greensboro W, 69-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 10 Methodist W, 47-32 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 17 at Averett W, 30-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 1 Catholic W, 59-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 8 at Hampden-Sydney L, 21-15 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 15 Washington and Lee L, 48-34 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 22 at Shenandoah L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 29 Bridgewater (Va.) L, 42-41 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 5 at Randolph-Macon L, 31-10 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 12 at Emory & Henry L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 34 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 10 87 473 47.3 5.4 4 55 1 0
2015-16 10 169 943 94.3 5.6 9 42 3 1
2016-17 4 73 579 144.8 7.9 6 91 2 2
2017-18 10 173 884 88.4 5.1 13 59 7 2
Total 34 502 2879 84.7 5.7 32 91 13 5
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 10 31 3.1 357 35.7 11.5 1 45
2015-16 10 22 2.2 297 29.7 13.5 2 72
2016-17 4 2 0.5 5 1.3 2.5 0 8
2017-18 10 27 2.7 284 28.4 10.5 0 61
Total 34 82 2.4 943 27.7 11.5 3 72
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2015-16 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2016-17 4 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Total 34 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 4 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 34 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 9 215 23.9 0 38 - - - - -
2015-16 24 736 30.7 2 100 20 259 12.9 2 55
2016-17 4 56 14.0 0 25 6 106 17.7 0 30
2017-18 27 831 30.8 3 97 23 212 9.2 0 31
Total 64 1838 28.7 5 100 49 577 11.8 2 55
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 10 473 357 - 215 1045 104.5
2015-16 10 943 297 259 736 2235 223.5
2016-17 4 579 5 106 56 746 186.5
2017-18 10 884 284 212 831 2211 221.1
Total 34 2879 943 577 1838 6237 183.4
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 32 3.2 4 1 0 - - - 0 - 1 0
2015-16 90 9.0 9 2 2 2 - - 0 - 0 0
2016-17 36 9.0 6 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
2017-18 98 9.8 13 0 3 0 - - 0 - 1 0
Total 256 7.5 32 3 5 2 - - 0 - 2 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 34 2 0 2.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 4 73 579 144.8 7.9 6 91 2 2
Conference 1 4 13 13.0 3.3 0 5 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 46 433 144.3 9.4 6 91 2 2
Away 1 27 146 146.0 5.4 0 36 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 73 579 144.8 7.9 6 91 2 2
Losses - - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 69 566 188.7 8.2 6 91 2 2
October 1 4 13 13.0 3.3 0 5 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 4 2 0.5 5 1.3 2.5 0 8
Conference 1 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 2 0.7 5 1.7 2.5 0 8
Away 1 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 2 0.5 5 1.3 2.5 0 8
Losses - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 2 0.7 5 1.7 2.5 0 8
October 1 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 4 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 1 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 1 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 1 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 4 - - - - - - - -
Conference 1 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 1 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 4 56 14.0 0 25 6 106 17.7 0 30
Conference 1 25 25.0 0 25 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 25 25.0 0 25 4 52 13.0 0 30
Away 3 31 10.3 0 13 2 54 27.0 0 29
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 56 14.0 0 25 6 106 17.7 0 30
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 31 10.3 0 13 6 106 17.7 0 30
October 1 25 25.0 0 25 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 4 579 5 106 56 746 186.5
Conference 1 13 - - 25 38 38.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 3 433 5 52 25 515 171.7
Away 1 146 - 54 31 231 231.0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 579 5 106 56 746 186.5
Losses - - - - - 0 -
-
September 3 566 5 106 31 708 236.0
October 1 13 - - 25 38 38.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 36 9.0 6 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 0 - 0 - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 36 12.0 6 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 0 - 0 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 36 9.0 6 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 36 12.0 6 0 0 0 - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 0 - 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -