Dallas Kessman named FCS National Freshman of the Week
USD: Fourth-year Torero will once again compete for a starting spot on defense at defensive tackle... This past season earned eight starts while playing in all 11 games... Ranked 11th on the team with 30 stops... Added four tackles for loss (-12 yards) and 1.5 sacks (-6)... Snagged an interception in season finale at Marist... Totaled 6 tackles twice (Jacksonville & Morehead State)... Appeared in two games in 2011... Sat out the 2010 campaign as a redshirt.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Wheatland Union High School...coached by Javier Lopez...named Calhisports.com Small Schools second-team All-State as a senior...selected as second-team All-Section...first-team All-Area and first-team All-Butte View League junior and senior seasons...as a junior helped lead his team to a 9-3 record as a NSCIF semifinalist...recorded 189 tackles as a senior and 88 tackles during his junior campaign...added 911 rushing yards junior year...also competed in basketball, baseball, and track and field.
PERSONAL: Born Feb. 25, 1992 in Warner Robins, Ga... Parents are Holly and Scott Johnson... Also recruited by UC Davis, Sacramento State, Linfield, and Grinnell... Chose to play at USD because of the academics and the football program... Notes that he likes to hangout with friends and go to the movies in his free time... Aspires to attend law school after graduating from USD.
The USD Toreros (1-0; 0-0 PFL), under the direction of second year head coach Dale Lindsey, open up their 2014 Pioneer Football League schedule this Saturday, September 13th, with a road game at... Read More [+]
The USD football team kicked off the 2014 season with an exciting 23-17 win over Western New Mexico. Keith Williams threw for 203 yards and two touchdowns in his first career start, and running... Read More [+]
(San Diego, Calif.) - The 2014 USD Toreros won their season opener over the visiting Western New Mexico Mustangs by the score of 23-17 before a crowd of 4,064 at Torero Stadium. It marked the... Read More [+]
The USD Toreros (0-0), under the direction of second year head coach Dale Lindsey, open up their 2014 home slate this Saturday, September 6th, against the Western New Mexico University Mustangs (0-... Read More [+]
The Torero football team is 10 days away from their season opener at home on Sept. 6, and season tickets are still available. Fans are encouraged to lock up season tickets before the first game, to... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO - FOX Sports San Diego (FSSD) will debut a special college football edition of #SDLive tonight following the Padres vs. Brewers game, featuring USD head football coach Dale Lindsey and... Read More [+]
Two weeks before they host the season opener against Western New Mexico, the Toreros held it's annual scrimmage for alumni and donors. With the passing game accounting for a combined seven... Read More [+]
Head football coach Dale Lindsey of the University of San Diego spoke with local media this afternoon after the team's first practice with the returners only. Below is a video of these interviews. Read More [+]