USD Plays Redlands in Home Opener
The University of San Diego football team opens its home season against the University of Redlands at 7:30 tonight.
The Toreros (1-1) are coming off a 21-19 loss to La Verne last Saturday in which USD quarterback Pat Dixon attempted a school-record 50 passes, completing 22 for 300 yards and 2 touchdowns. Junior wide receiver Jeff Mansukhani, who leads the team with 14 catches and 3 touchdowns, caught a touchdown pass in the defeat.
Redlands (0-2) lost to Claremont-Mudd, 27-10, last Saturday allowing 299 yards rushing. Jamie Garton, who completed 18 of 35 passes for 189 yards against Claremont-Mudd, has eight interceptions this season.