Phil Morelli
Phil Morelli

RS Senior

Denver, CO

High School:
J.K. Mullen

Last College:
Colorado State

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 195




Toreros host Jacksonville Saturday at 1pm with PFL title on line

21 Seniors to be recognized in pre-game ceremony


Toreros deal Marist 13-7 defeat in rain & mud

USD will play for PFL title next Saturday against Jacksonville


Toreros (6-1; 4-0 PFL) play at Campbell this Saturday

Hoekstra earns PFL special teams player of the week honors


USD Football Opener vs Western New Mexico

Action shots vs. Western New Mexico


USD Football vs. Dayton

Photos from USD's game against Dayton on October 9th, 2010 at Torero Stadium.


Toreros opener against Azusa Pacific

Toreros defeat Azusa Pacific 24-12 in 2009 season opener.

  • 2010 All-PFL Second Team

  • USD: Fourth-year player will compete for starting spot at running back... Played in 7 games this past season for the Toreros and earned All-PFL Second Team honors... Led Torero ground attack with 461 yards on 104 attempts (4.4 average) with 5 TDs... Back-to-back 100+ games with 2 TDs (100 vs. Butler; 103 at Jacksonville)... Closed out year with season-best 106 yards and 1 TD at Davidson... Pulled in 11 receptions for 78 yards including 4 catches for 34 yards against Butler... Appeared in seven games in 2009, rushing for 196 yards on 52 attempts and eight receptions for 43 yards... Rushed for a season-high 82 yards on 18 attempts in season-opener vs. Azusa Pacific (Sept. 5)... Ran for 60 yards on 14 attempts, including a season-long of 38, at Morehead State (Nov. 14)... In 2008, stepped in for the injured JT Rogan and produced a solid campaign... Rushed for a team-best 757 yards and 7 touchdowns... Totaled 179 carries for averages of 4.2 per carry and 68.8 yards per game... Ranked third on team with 25 receptions for 180 yards (7.2 ave.) and 1 touchdown... Ranked second on team with 54 points... Personal-best 151 yards rushing and 3 touchdowns in road win at Campbell that earned him PFL player of the week honors... Tallied 115 yards and 1 TD against Morehead State... Totaled 93 yards and 2 TD's in road win at Drake.

    College: Redshirted in 2007 at Colorado State University.

    High School: Attended J.K. Mullen HS... A two-time All-State and All-Conference peformer with team finishing as state runner-up both senior and junior campaigns.

    Personal: Born on November 3, 1998 in Denver, CO... Parents are Nanette and Troy Morelli of Littleton, CO... Chose USD for football program and strong academics.

    Major: Communication Studies.