Ernie Collins named PFL Special Teams Player of the Week
USD: Second-year transfer will compete on defense at cornerback... Appeared in eight games in 2011... Recorded 23 tackles (19 solo) and tied for team lead with five pass break ups... Returned his one interception of the season for an 88-yard touchdown against Western New Mexico... Season-high seven tackles against Morehead State...
Junior College: Played the past two years at Gavilan Junior College in Gilroy, CA...Sophomore year earned All-Conference Honors after tallying 68 tackles and eight interceptions...Freshman year received All-Conference Honors with 51 tackles and five interceptions.
High School: Attended Gilroy High School where he was a varsity letterman in football...Played under Head Coach Rich Hammond.
Personal: Born on February 21, 1990, in San Jose, CA...Parents are Joey and Janet Costa...Chose USD for great education, location and football program...Also recruited by WCU, Sacramento State and Southwestern Oklahoma University...Has three sisters...After USD career, hopes to continue playing football.
(San Diego, Calif.) - Former USD quarterback Mason Mills (Coronado, Calif.) has signed a professional contract with the Winnnipeg Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. Mills, a 2013 Walter... Read More [+]
San Diego's Reggie Bell has earned a spot on the 2014 CFPA Watch List, as announced by College Football Performance Awards. Bell is a repeat selection to the CFPA Watch List as he was named to the ... Read More [+]
SAN BRUNO, Calif. --- USD senior Kyle Miller (Saratoga, Calif.), a member of the Torero football team, was recognized by the West Coast Conference and institutional Student-Athlete Advisory... Read More [+]
On May 4th the University of San Diego honored Father Owen Mullen with a Golden Jubilee Mass for his 50 years of priesthood. Hundreds showed up for Father Mullen's celebration mass with... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO - USD head football coach Dale Lindsey and his coaching staff are pleased to announce their 2014 recruiting class. The 36 incoming freshman recruits will join up with the rest of the... Read More [+]
(San Diego, Calif.) - University of San Diego football seniors Steve Gargiulo (Palo Alto, Calif.) and Blake Oliaro (Folsom, Calif.) have been extended invitations to participate in NFL rookie... Read More [+]
IRVING, Texas (April 29, 2014) - The National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame (NFF) announced today the members of the 2014 NFF Hampshire Honor Society, which is comprised of college... Read More [+]
SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The USD Football team announced today that it is moving up Saturday's annual Spring Game on Saturday, March 1st, by one hour to a 10:00 a.m. start at Manchester Field. The... Read More [+]
The USD Football team will hold its annual Spring Game on Saturday, March 1 at 11:00 a.m. at Torero Stadium and their annual golf tournament will be April 12 at Bernardo Heights Country Club Read More [+]