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.
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 [+]
The USD Torero football team, under the direction of second-year head coach Dale Lindsey, will report to camp on Tuesday, August 12th. Coach Lindsey and his staff are expecting 110 student-athletes... Read More [+]
The 2014 Torero Football Welcome Tailgate is August 23rd at Manchester Practice Field. Enjoy a complimentary BBQ and sneak a peek at the 2014 Torero Football team. The BBQ begins at noon; the... Read More [+]
(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 [+]