Mason Mills' and Sam Hoekstra's record night helps Toreros to third consecutive victory
2012 Preseason All-PFL First Team
2011 All-PFL First Team
2011 USD Team MVP
USD: Fourth-year Torero will compete on offense at running back, and with special teams as kick returner... Last season ranked third on the team with 410 yards rushing and 2 TDs... Added 12 receptions for 73 yards... Chipped in 18 kickoff returns for 353 yards (19.6 average)... Rushed for 128 yards and 1 score in win over Valparaiso... 2011 All-PFL First Team selection and USD Team MVP... Ranked second among all FCS players in all-purpose yards (210.3 yards per game) while totaling 1,151 rushing yards and 12 touchdowns... He was also the team's featured kick returner and recorded 828 yards on 34 attempts (24.4 avg) and one touchdown... Caught 20 passes for 334 yards and two touchdowns... Named USD Team MVP... Set a school record with 2,313 all-purpose yards... Appeared in nine contests for the Toreros in 2010... Totaled nine rushing attempts for 17 yards... Added three kickoff returns for 56 yards with a long of 20 yards against Davidson.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Mt. Carmel High School... Ran for 1,800 yards and 19 TDs as a senior... Scored 12 TDs on 1,100 yards rushing as a junior... Named school's Male Athlete of the Year... Also lettered in track three times... Named team MVP in track... Was 100-meter league champion and a CIF finalist in the 100-meter, 200-meter, 4x100-meter relay, and 4x400-meter relay.
PERSONAL: Born Jul. 7, 1992 in San Diego, Calif... Parents are Marsha Hamilton and Kenn James Sr... Also considered Cal Poly, Navy, Air Force, and Army... Chose USD because it is close to home, a great academic school, and it has a solid football program.
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 [+]