Despite a record day from Mason Mills, the Toreros couldn't hold on to a fourth quarter lead
USD: Second season with Toreros where he will once again compete for playing time at wide receiver.. Turned in a solid freshman campaign appearing in all 11 games and earning six starts... Ranked fourth on the team with 26 receptions for 312 yards (12.0 average) and 1 TD (Harvard)... Season-best 8 receptions for 99 yards at Drake... Had at least one catch in 10 of 11 games.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Vista Del Lago High School in Folsom, CA where he played for Coach Chris Jones... In his senior season broke a California state record with 152 catches and 1899 receiving yards... Was honored as an All State selection and helped his school win its first playoff game in school history...His junior year had 35 catches for 617 yards and was named to the Sierra Valley Conference First Team.
PERSONAL: Born June 4, 1994 in Placerville, CA... Son of Steve and Kim Smith... Came to USD for its academic reputation, location, and the football coaching staff... Also recruited by Fresno State, San Diego State, Wyoming, Sacramento State, UC Davis, Cornell, Princeton, Brown, and Yale... Enjoys working with special needs children... His father played hockey at the University of Arizona.
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 [+]