Joe Ferguson
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Joe Ferguson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Santa Rosa, CA

High School:
Cardinal Newman

Last College:
American River JC

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 212

Position:
RB

Experience:
1V

07/29/2014

Toreros Picked to Win PFL

USD was selected as the favorite for a third consecutive season.

09/09/2013

Highlights from Toreros 38-35 win over Western New Mexico

Mason Mills and Joe Ferguson lead Toreros to their 13th consecutive home victory

09/07/2013

Toreros hold off WNMU Mustangs 38-35

Mills and Ferguson pace Torero offense

12/07/2012

Ferguson tabbed Star of the Month for November

San Diego Hall of Champions honors junior running back

12/01/2012

Toreros claim share of PFL Championship with win over Marist

San Diego wins 6th straight with 34-10 win over Marist College

10/18/2012

USD Football vs. Campbell 10/13/12

USD Football vs. Campbell 10/13/12, photos by Brock Scott

USD: Returns for second and final year where he is expected to get plenty of action at running back... Last season ranked second on the team with 447 yards rushing (4.9 per carry average)with 4 TDs... Also hauled in 20 receptions for 194 yards (9.7 average) and 1 score... Finished the season strong with 170 yards and 2 TDs in win at Davidson, followed by a season-ending 91 yards and 1 TD against Marist... Ferguson was tabbed the PFL Offensive player of the week for his performance at Davidson.

COLLEGE: Played two years at American River JC... Was named to the All Conference team as he helped the Beavers to an 11-0 record and a Capital City Bowl victory... Also competed in track and field.

HIGH SCHOOL: Went to Cardinal Newman High School where the Cardinals went 21-2 during his two years on varsity.... In his senior year, accumulated 890 rushing yards and 410 receiving yards and was named to the Empire All League team as a RB and LB... In his junior year rushed for 780 yards while receiving 182 yards and was named to the Empire All League team.

PERSONAL: Born January 18, 1991 in Santa Rosa, CA... Parents are Joe Ferguson and Carla Harris... Chose USD because of their great offensive playbook and championship tradition.... Was also recruited by Lamar University, Stony Brook, and the University of Pittsburgh.... Enjoys hanging out with his dog.

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