Before moving into administration, Fogarty spent thirteen years as USD's Head Football Coach. He directed USD's football program to eleven seasons of .500 or better records and guided their move from the NCAA Division III ranks to the NCAA I-AA level in 1993.
His primary responsibilities are alumni outreach and fund raising for annual and capital needs of the Athletics Department. He co-directed the capital campaigns for the Jenny Craig Pavilion and Fowler Park, and continues to assist with the ongoing "Drive for Torero Success" Campaign. In 2003 he was named USD's "Administrator of the Year."
Fogarty, who is currently President of the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame Walter J. Zable/San Diego Chapter, was recognized by the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame with the 2009 NFF Chapter Leadership Award.
Brian and his wife Denise were married in 2004. Between them they have six children and ten grandchildren. Three of their children are alumni of USD.