San Diego Toreros Basketball Schedule
The college basketball season is underway and the San Diego Toreros are ready
to make their mark in the always tough West Coast Conference. When the Toreros hit the floor there is no better place in the
country to be than inside Jenny Craig Pavilion, the San Diego, California home of the Toreros. USD is off to a decent start
this season, and recovered from a season-opening loss to the Boise State Broncos by blowing out the Southeast Missouri State
Red Hawks. Head coach Bill Grier will be looking to get production from newcomers Cameron Neubsuer and Brandon Perry to solidify
the Toreros' front court production. Johnny Dee has emerged as a scoring machine early on in the season and could help make
the Toreros one of the toughest teams to beat in the West Coast Conference. This could very well be the season that the Toreros
make their return to the NCAA Tournament after being left out of the field since 2008. Be sure to get your tickets for all
of the Toreros' biggest games from StubHub as soon as possible so you can get the best seats in the house to cheer on San
In hoping to accomplish their goal of making their way back to the NCAA Tournament this season the Toreros will
have their work cut out for them as they take on several of the best teams in all of college hoops. The San Diego Toreros
have home games at Jenny Craig Pavilion against the Florida A&M Rattlers, the Western Michigan Broncos, the New Orleans
Privateers, and San Diego Christian before WCC play even starts. Once conference play gets underway the Toreros will host
the Portland Pilots, the Gonzaga Bulldogs, the Loyola Marymount Lions, the Pepperdine Waves, the BYU Cougars, the Santa Clara
Broncos, the San Francisco Dons, the Pacific Tigers, and the St. Mary's Gaels. There are plenty of opportunities to come out
and support the San Diego Toreros at Jenny Craig Pavilion this season, just pick out the games you can attend and get cheer
on the Toreros.
San Diego Toreros Basketball History
The San Diego Toreros have a history of success that
they will be looking to add to during the 2014-2015 season. They have won two regular season conference championships, two
conference tournament titles, and have been to the NCAA Tournament four times. This is an exciting time to be a Toreros fan
and you will want to be there all season long as they look to make a return to the Tournament.
San Diego Toreros
Any time the San Diego Toreros are engaged in an all out battle against an opposing team, the
stands are bound to have an electricity that you can feel. The WCC is currently made up of ten teams: the Santa Clara Broncos,
the Gonzaga Bulldogs, the BYU Cougars, the San Francisco Dons, the St. Mary's Gaels, the Pepperdine Waves, the San Diego Toreros,
the Portland Pirates, the Pacific Tigers, and the LMU Lions. College basketball is a sport that you have to see in person
to really understand the rabid fans, which means it is always a great time to put down the remote and head to the arena for
a game that you will be discussing well after the final whistle. The West Coast Conference always has top quality college
basketball match ups throughout the regular season and this year will certainly be no different. In addition to a quality
preseason schedule, Santa Clara will see in-conference home games against rivals like Pepperdine, University of San Diego,
BYU, and the juggernaut that is Gonzaga, among others.
Attending a top college basketball
game is one of the best experiences to be found in sports. Many of the best student athletes in the world take the court in
college basketball, when this is combined with some of the most passionate fans in all of sports there is an atmosphere in
the arena that cannot be found anywhere else. When you set foot in the Jenny Craig Pavilion for a San Diego Toreros home basketball
game this will all be clear. As the teams set up for opening jump ball the fans get on their feet and loudly cheer for their
alma mater and hometown favorites. The game continues full of end to end action, big time shots, and clutch defensive stops.
All of a sudden the clock is winding down in the second half and the two sides are wrapped up in yet another tight contest.
Your palms get sweaty with each trip down the floor and each time a player from your favorite team lets loose a shot you hold
your breath until the ball tickles the twine. This continues until the final buzzer when the Toreros' side erupts after another
big win and their fans exit of the arena in jubilation. The moment you leave the Jenny Craig Pavilion you will want to immediately
start planning your next trip to the venue to cheer on the Toreros.
The USD Toreros have won only
one game in the NCAA Tournament in their four trips. The win came in their last appearance, in 2008, in a stunning first round
overtime upset over powerhouse UCONN.