Ernie Collins named PFL Special Teams Player of the Week
USD: Second-year transfer will compete on defense at cornerback... Appeared in eight games in 2011... Recorded 23 tackles (19 solo) and tied for team lead with five pass break ups... Returned his one interception of the season for an 88-yard touchdown against Western New Mexico... Season-high seven tackles against Morehead State...
Junior College: Played the past two years at Gavilan Junior College in Gilroy, CA...Sophomore year earned All-Conference Honors after tallying 68 tackles and eight interceptions...Freshman year received All-Conference Honors with 51 tackles and five interceptions.
High School: Attended Gilroy High School where he was a varsity letterman in football...Played under Head Coach Rich Hammond.
Personal: Born on February 21, 1990, in San Jose, CA...Parents are Joey and Janet Costa...Chose USD for great education, location and football program...Also recruited by WCU, Sacramento State and Southwestern Oklahoma University...Has three sisters...After USD career, hopes to continue playing football.
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 [+]
(San Diego, Calif.) - It was Senior Day at Torero Stadium and the USD Toreros went out with a bang as they dealt the visiting Drake Bulldogs a 23-13 loss. With a very emotional few days leading up... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego football team wraps up their regular season this Saturday at 1:00 p.m. when they host Drake. With a win the Toreros will clinch their third straight PFL title and a trip... Read More [+]
The USD Toreros (6-1 PFL, 7-3), under the direction of first year head coach Dale Lindsey, control their own destiny in their pursuit for a third straight Pioneer Football League championship and... Read More [+]
Senior quarterback Mason Mills received good news today when it was announced that he is one of 20 FCS players on the Walter Payton Award Watch List. The award honors the outstanding player in the... Read More [+]
(Morehead, KY) - Needing a win to stay in the hunt for their third straight PFL title, and more importantly, the league's nod for automatic qualifier into the NCAA Division I FCS Playoffs, the... Read More [+]
The USD football program received some good news today when it was announced that three of their student-athletes were named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America District 8 Division I... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego football team will play its last road game of the season this Saturday at 10:00 a.m. when they travel to Morehead State. In the latest episode of Behind the Cape, Head... Read More [+]