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Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:20:00 ESTRecord books across the country took a beating from a quartet of college standouts who call San Diego home. USD’s Jonah Hodges, along with Donnel Pumphrey (SDSU), Kelsey Plum (UW) and Calvin Munson (SDSU) will be honored as Amateur Stars of the Year at the 71st Salute to the Champions on Feb. 21 at the Town & Country Resort and Convention Center.
Sun, 15 Jan 2017 10:25:00 ESTThe NFL Players Association is proud to announce the next set of player commitments to the 2017 NFLPA Collegiate Bowl. Joining the National and American team rosters is Torero defensive back Jamal Agnew, along with four other outstanding collegiate players.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 12:08:00 ESTThe USD football team was ranked No. 19 in the final STATS FCS Top 25 poll of the season, the highest season-ending ranking in program history. The Toreros finished the year 10-2 and a perfect 8-0 in the PFL. USD won at Cal Poly 35-21 in the first round of the FCS Playoffs, giving the Toreros, a non-scholarship program, their first playoff win.
Fri, 06 Jan 2017 08:49:00 ESTThe 44 winners of the 19th annual Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA) Academic All-Star Team were announced by the FCS ADA, today. USD junior nickel back Max Michaels (Poway, CA) was selected from the Torero football team.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 08:30:00 ESTUSD redshirt sophomore offensive left tackle Daniel Cooney (Western Springs, Illinois) received good news this morning when it was announced that he was selected a 2nd Team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association (AFCA). Cooney played a key role with the offensive line unit as the Toreros finished 10-2 overall.
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 11:35:00 ESTHodges, the 2016 PFL Offensive Player of the Year, helped lead the Toreros to a PFL title and their first FCS playoff win in program history. He was third in the nation in total touchdowns (20), fourth in all-purpose yards per game (175.3 ypg), tied for fourth in rushing touchdowns (18) and fifth in rushing yards (1454 yards).
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 13:27:00 ESTAt the end-of-the-season USD Football Awards Banquet held today on the campus of USD, senior running back Jonah Hodges (Santa Cruz, Calif.) received the team's Most Valuable Player Award for the 2016 season. Sixteen awards were handed out at the event.
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:23:00 ESTJonathan Petersen has been named a Amateur Star of the Month for November by the San Diego Hall of Champions. The junior defensive end from Poway, California, who recently was named a unanimous pick for the 2016 All-Pioneer Football League Defense, played a key role down the stretch as the Toreros won the PFL championship outright.
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 16:37:00 ESTThe University of San Diego football team saw its magical postseason ride come to an end Saturday afternoon with a 45-7 loss to top-seeded North Dakota State University at the Fargodome.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 14:20:00 ESTUSD Football is proud to announce the launch of Making Team History, a ChangeFUNDING campaign seeking to increase the amount of alumni, family and friends of the program supporting the 2016 during this historic season. The goal of $9,942 is based on the number of miles traveled by the 2016 PFL Champions to reach their rivals, including the upcoming trip to face the No. 1 seed, North Dakota State.
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:17:00 ESTSenior Devyn Bryant and junior Max Michaels were named to the Academic All-American® Division I Football team as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Both were second team selections.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 13:27:00 ESTThe PFL announced its Academic PFL teams today and six Toreros were recognized for their success in the classroom as well as on the field. Senior CB Devyn Bryant (San Diego, Calif., 3.54 GPA, Mechanical Engineering) and junior NB Max Michaels (Poway, Calif., 3.93 GPA, Accountancy) were named to the 1st team for the second consecutive year.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:22:00 ESTThe No. 24/25 USD Toreros (10-1), under the direction of fourth year head coach Dale Lindsey, will take on the No. 4/3 North Dakota State Bison (10-1) this coming Saturday, December 3rd, in a 2nd round FCS playoff game. Kickoff is slated for 12:35 p.m. (PST) at Gate City Bank Field at the Fargodome (18,700).
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 11:02:00 ESTFifty-seven student athletes have been named to the 24th All-Pioneer Football League teams, Tuesday. All selections were made by the league's coaches, who were not permitted to vote for their own student-athletes. San Diego had a league-high nine players named first team, with four earning second team honors and another five recognized as honorable mention.
Mon, 28 Nov 2016 10:37:00 ESTThe Pioneer Football League announced its end-of-the year major awards today, and senior running back Jonah Hodges (Santa Cruz, Calif.) was selected the Offensive Player of the Year. Dale Lindsey was named the PFL Coach of the Year for the second time.