Brian Quinn
Brian  Quinn

Associate Head Coach (9th Season)


Brian Quinn Promoted To USD Men's Soccer Associate Head Coach

Quinn enters his 9th season with the Toreros


Dan Delgado selected in 2nd round by San Jose Earthquakes

Delgado was the 33rd overall selection in the 2013 MLS SuperDraft.


Brian Quinn Elected to Breitbard Hall of Fame

Quinn was a San Diego Sockers star and has coached around San Diego for years.


Men's Soccer Returns from Preseason Europe Trip

The Toreros visited Ireland and England to tune up their skills and take in the experience.


Men's Soccer vs No. 16 Cal

The USD men's soccer team opened up the 2015 season with a 3-0 win over No. 16 California (8/28/15)


USD Men's Soccer vs. Saint Mary's | 10/20/13

USD Men's Soccer vs. Saint Mary's | 10/20/13 | Photos courtesy of Brock Scott,


USD MSOC | NCAA Quarterfinals at Georgetown | Dec. 1, 2012

USD MSOC | NCAA Quarterfinals at Georgetown | Dec. 1, 2012. Photos courtesy of Rafael Suanes


USD MSOC vs. UC Santa Barbara | Sept. 14, 2012

USD vs. UCSB | Sept. 14, 2012 | Photos courtesy of Brock Scott,

Brian Quinn is entering his ninth year with the USD men's soccer program. After eight years as an assistant coach he was elevated to Associate Head Coach in August of 2015.

Over the past eight seasons the USD men's soccer team has tallied an overall record of 78-65-19, including a 51-30-10 West Coast Conference mark. Over the past six seasons the Toreros have won three WCC titles (2014, 2012, 2009), advancing to the NCAA Tournament each of those years, including an Elite Eight appearance in 2012.

Born in Belfast, Ireland, Brian Quinn has many years of both playing and coaching at the highest level to accompany his distinguished 16-year professional career dating back all the way to 1978.

Quinn holds a USSF 'A' Coaching license. He coached the San Diego Sockers in the CISL from 1995-96. In 1997-99 coached the San Jose Clash/Earthquakes of the MLS before returning for a second term with the San Diego Sockers from 2000-04 in the MISL. The former Director of Coaching of Poway Youth Soccer Club (1991-94), Quinn currently is the Director of Boys coaching for F.C. San Diego, and is a Technical Director for Adidas ESP developmental program. He also coached The Bishop's School, La Jolla girl's varsity soccer team.

Quinn was an eight-time champion with the San Diego Sockers, eight-time All-Star, fourth all-time scorer in Sockers' history, second all-time playoff scorer, two-time MVP in playoff Championship Series (1986 & 1990), 1991 Gold Cup Winner - US National Team, 1992 US Cup Winner - US National Team, was the youngest coach in Major League Soccer history in 1997. In 2013, Quinn was inducted into the Breitbard Hall of Fame honoring San Diego sports standouts since 1953.

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LMU Preview

Pack the Stadium Night

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ITA All-American's Preview

Petronijevic, Angus, & Vittek Prepare

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Marist Preview

USD Looks to Extend Home Win Streak

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Valparaiso Preview

Toreros First True Road Game of 2015

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CSUN and UCSB Preview

Toreros Look to Extend Win Streak

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Aztec Invite Recap

Both Squads Finish Second

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SDSU Preview

Toreros Take on Cross-town Rival

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WNMU Recap

Highlights from 45-21 win

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2015 Home Opener

Previewing Western New Mexico

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Volleyball Tournament Preview

A preview of the USD Tournament
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Men's Soccer Season Opener
Previewing No. 16 Cal
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Training Camp Update
Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
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2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.


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