USD looking to close out season with 6th straight win
USD: Fourth-year player returns as a starter at linebacker... Team's top returning tackler from last season where he ranked third overall with 62 stops (29 solo)... Chipped in with four tackles for loss (-18 yards), 1.5 sacks (-11), two quarterback hurries and two pass breakups... Opened the 2012 campaign with 11 tackles at Cal Poly... Added seven stops in three other games (Harvard, Drake, Marist)... Played in 10 games in 2011.. Finished with 26 tackles (12 solo) and 0.5 sacks... Recorded a season-high seven tackles Oct. 22 at Campbell.. Appeared in all 11 games for the Toreros in 2010... Finished with seven tackles (four solo) including 2 stops against the Dayton Flyers.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Argonaut High School where he played for coach Rick Davis... Named all-area senior seaosn... Recognized as Defensive Player of the Year after both his junior and senior campaigns... Recorded 419 tackles, 3 INTs, and 4 defensive TDs over his high school career... Was named team MVP junior and senior years... Also lettered in basketball and golf... Earned all-league honors in basketball.
PERSONAL: Born Jun. 7, 1992 in Jackson, Calif... Son of Renee Devaney... Also received interest from UC Davis, Sacramento State, and Cal Poly... Chose USD because of the education and chance to play football... Notes that he has two sisters and wants to attend law school.
Head Coach Dale Lindsey was named to the College Sports Journal All-Freshman Team as their Coach of the Year, the publication announced on Friday. Lindsey led the Toreros to an 8-3 overall record... Read More [+]
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USD seniors Robbie Beathard (San Diego, Calif.) and Blake Oliaro (Folsom, Calif.) have been named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America® Division I football first team as selected by the... Read More [+]
Seven members of the Torero football team were named to the PFL All-Academic Team, the league office announced Wednesday. Quarterback Mason Mills, defensive end Blake Oliaro, linebacker Troy... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego football team had 19 players selected by PFL coaches as all-league selections the PFL announced Tuesday morning. Senior defensive end Steve Gargiulo, senior running back... Read More [+]
Senior quarterback Mason Mills (Coronado, Calif.) has been named the 2013 Pioneer Football League Offensive Player of the Year after leading San Diego to an 8-3 record this season. Mills, who was ... Read More [+]
After an emotional week the University of San Diego wrapped up their 2013 season with a 23-13 win over Drake. Senior quarterback Mason Mills threw for three touchdowns and 287 yards on 29 of 47... Read More [+]
(San Diego, Calif.) - USD senior defensive end Steve Gargiulo was named a Pioneer Football League co-defensive player of the week following his outstanding performance in the team's 23-13 season-e... Read More [+]