17 Brian Matusz
Brian  Matusz

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Cave Creek, AZ

High School:
St. Mary's HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 200

Position:
LHP

B/T:
L/L


06/11/2015

Holder Earns All-America Honors

Kyle Holder has been named third-team All-America by D1baseball.com

06/03/2015

Brigman Tabbed a Freshman All-American

Bryson Brigman was named a Louisville Slugger Freshman All-American.

05/28/2015

Brigman Named to Team USA

Bryson Brigman has been named to the roster of Team USA for the summer.

05/20/2015

Toreros Prep for WCC Tournament

USD will take on LMU in game one at 3 p.m. Thursday.

05/12/2015

Baseball Heads to LBSU and UCR this week

USD will close out regular-season with a pair of road games this week.

SOPHOMORE (2007): Named to the Wallace Award Watch list for the best collegiate player in the nation...was named to the Roger Clemens Award Watch list vuying for the nation's best collegiate pitcher...was a finalist for the Golden Spikes Award for the Nation's best Collegiate Player... made 18 appearances with 18 starts serving as USD's Friday starter...helped team win the WCC regular-season Championship...helped Toreros achieve a program-best No. 4 national ranking... named first-team All-WCC ...named National Pitcher of the Week twice...named WCC Pitcher of the Month once...named first-team All-American by the NCBWA...was named second-team All-American by collegiate baseball...named insidepitching.com's West Region Pitcher of the Year...set the new single-season record for strikeouts with 163...posted a 10-3 record with an ERA of 2.85...recorded a career-high 13 strikeouts on three occasions and rung up 10 or more batters in nine games...threw one complete game allowing two runs on seven hits while striking out 10 against Saint Mary's (4/5/07)...recorded 13 strikeouts against Cal Poly (1/26/07), USC (2/9/07) and Portland (4/13/07)...played for Team USA during the summer of 2007.

Freshman (2006): Made 15 appearances with 13 starts...posted a 4-3 record with an ERA of 4.25...Rivals.com named him a second-team Freshman All-American...was also named a Freshman All-American by Collegiate Baseball...was named to Baseball America's All-Freshman team...was second on the team in strikeouts with 93...made his collegiate debut against Texas throwing four solid innings of relief to pick up the save (3/3/06)...was named the WCC Pitcher of the Week after a solid performance against Pepperdine as he allowed one run on five hits while striking out six in eight complete innings of work (4/21/06)...Had another solid outing against Georgia allowing three runs on eight hits while striking out a season-high 11 batters in eight complete innings of work (2/26/06)...picked up win against San Diego State allowing one run on three hits, while striking out 10 in eight innings of work (3/10/06).

High School: Earned two varsity letters in baseball playing for Keith Merkel at St. Mary's High...posted an 8-1 record with an ERA of 0.50 as a senior en route to earning the state of Arizona Player of the Year award along with a Baseball America All-America distinction...was drafted in the fourth round of the 2005 Major League Baseball draft by the Angels...was named first-team All-State as a junior after posting a 8-2 record with an ERA of 0.95.

Personal: Born Feb. 11, 1987 in Grand Junction, Colorado...was heavily recruited by Arizona State, Pepperdine and UCLA...chose to attend USD because of the academic opportunities as well as the baseball program...his father Michael ran track and field at Purdue University and his brother Chris is currently playing baseball at Iowa Wesleyan.

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UCLA Preview
USD travels to No. 9 UCLA Friday
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Toreros Host Kentucky Saturday
USD looks to defend home court against No. 22 Kentucky
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Toreros Host Pepperdine & LMU
USD returns home after four-game road trip
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Toreros Team Up with PYBL
Men's Basketball hosts annual clinic for Challenged Division
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Men's Tennis 2016
USD opens at home vs UC Irvine and UCSD Saturday
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BYU Preview
Preview of USD women's basketball WCC opener vs. BYU.



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City Championship Highlights
Relive the Toreros' Upset over SDSU at Petco Park



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Toreros to Host Hope International
The 9-1 Toreros will host Hope International in their final game before WCC play



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Toreros Stun Aztecs at Petco
Postgame reaction and press conferences



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Toreros Return Home
USD will host Bethesda before Sunday's City Championship at Petco Park



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Men's Basketball Season Tickets
Starting as Low as $99



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Butler Preview
Pono Keni and Coach Lindsey talk about Saturday's Senior Day game against Butler



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CSUN Preview
Coach Fisher and forward Maya Hood talk about Tuesday's home-opener against CSUN



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USC Preview
Coach Smith and Brett Bailey preview the season opener at USC



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Davidson Preview
Jonah Hodges and Dale Lindsey talk about Jonah's return and preview Davidson game



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San Diego Fall Classic Preview
Coach Dagman previews the San Diego Fall Classic



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Nevada Preview
USD's Women's Basketball team will start their season at Nevada this weekend



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USD Men's Basketball - The Origins (1955-1973)
A Glance at the Beginnings of Torero Hoops



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Campbell Preview
Coach Lindsey and Jeff Starr preview Campbell



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Stetson Preview
Coach Lindsey and Jereke Armstrong talk about the season so far



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WCC Media Day
Behind the scenes with Men's and Women's Basketball at WCC media day



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Warner Recap
Dale Lindsey and Anthony Lawrence on USD's 45-14 win



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Warner Preview

Anthony Lawrence and Coach Lindsey preview game vs. Warner



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Torero Community Service

USD Athletics helps out at Father Joe's Village in downtown San Diego



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Men's Basketball Camp Update

Kok and Carter talk about the upcoming season



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Drake Preview

Toreros host Bulldogs for Homecoming game



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Dayton Preview

Toreros look for 4th straight win



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LMU Preview

Pack the Stadium Night



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ITA All-American's Preview

Petronijevic, Angus, & Vittek Prepare



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Marist Preview

USD Looks to Extend Home Win Streak



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Valparaiso Preview

Toreros First True Road Game of 2015



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CSUN and UCSB Preview

Toreros Look to Extend Win Streak



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Aztec Invite Recap

Both Squads Finish Second



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SDSU Preview

Toreros Take on Cross-town Rival



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WNMU Recap

Highlights from 45-21 win



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2015 Home Opener

Previewing Western New Mexico



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Volleyball Tournament Preview

A preview of the USD Tournament
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Men's Soccer Season Opener
Previewing No. 16 Cal
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Training Camp Update
Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
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2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.


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