USD Making Case For Regional Bid
USDTOREROS.COM Left-hander Justin Blaine is part of a USD starting rotation that has helped the Toreros win seven consecutive three-game series
Left-hander Justin Blaine is part of a USD starting rotation that has helped the Toreros win seven consecutive three-game series

May 14, 2004

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San Diego (32-21) continues to establish its case for an at-large berth into the NCAA Regionals after a 6-3 road victory over No. 21 UC Irvine and a convincing 7-4 win over Pac-10 member California. San Diego has totaled 32 wins against one of the nation's toughest schedules, and last Tuesday's triumph over Irvine (31-14-1) was the fourth for USD against an opponent currently ranked in the national polls. The Toreros have been an NCAA Regional team in each of the last two seasons, claiming a pair of postseason wins over New Mexico State in 2002 and Arizona in 2003.

*USD has won of 12 of its last 14 games

**Nation's #1 ranked strength of schedule (March 19, prior to WCC play)... Teams faced with current ranking (BA/CB/Sports Weekly)... Texas (#1/ 1/1)... Washington (#15/13/21)... Cal St. Fullerton (NA/#28/NA)... Nebraska (NA/NA/#23)... Long Beach State (#8/9/6)... UC Irvine (#21/NA/23)

**7 straight series wins... unbeaten in a three-game series since late March

**4 wins over teams currently ranked in the national polls

**9-7 record against RPI Top-75... (Houston, UC Irvine, Texas, California, UC Riverside, Cal St. Fullerton, Long Beach, Washington, Nebraska)

**USD's current schedule strength of No. 25 ranks higher than... (36) Louisiana State (#5/7/5)...(49) Florida (#9/6/10)...(58) South Carolina (#7/21/7)...(60) Miami (#3/3/2)...(92)... Virginia (#20/10/19)... (96) East Carolina (#6/5/8)...(150) Notre Dame (#10/8/11)

**Best in the WCC... Top overall record (32-21)... Highest RPI (85)... Best team batting average (.319)... Lowest team ERA (4.69)... Top fielding % (.968)... On base % (.407)

**5th straight 30-win season, a new USD school record

**NCAA Regional participant 2002 & 2003... 2 NCAA Regional victories (2-1 vs. New Mexico St. '02; 5-2 vs. Arizona '03)



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USD Softball Season Preview
Season starts February 12
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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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