San Diego Toreros men's basketball

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San Diego Toreros
2014–15 San Diego Toreros men's basketball team
San Diego Toreros athletic logo
University University of San Diego
Conference WCC
Location San Diego, CA
Head coach Bill Grier (8th year)
Arena Jenny Craig Pavilion
(Capacity: 5,100)
Nickname Toreros

Navy blue and Columbia blue

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Home jersey
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Team colours
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Away jersey
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Team colours
NCAA Tournament Round of 32
NCAA Tournament appearances
1984, 1987, 2003, 2008
Conference tournament champions
2003, 2008
Conference regular season champions
1984, 1987

The San Diego Toreros basketball team is the basketball team that represent the University of San Diego in San Diego, California. The school's team currently competes in the West Coast Conference. The team played in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament in 2008.

The Toreros play their home games in the Jenny Craig Pavilion. In 2007, Bill Grier was formally announced as San Diego's men's head basketball coach, replacing Brad Holland. On March 16th, 2015 Athletic Director Ky Snyder announced the firing of coach Grier. USD is currently in search of a new head coach.

Postseason results[edit]

NCAA tournament results[edit]

The Toreros have appeared in four NCAA Tournaments. Their combined record is 1–4.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
1984 Preliminary Round Princeton L 65–56
1987 First Round Auburn L 62–61
2003 First Round Stanford L 77–69
2008 First Round
Second Round
Western Kentucky
W 70–69 OT
L 72–63

CIT results[edit]

The Toreros have appeared in one Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 2–1.

Year Round Opponent Result/Score
2014 First Round
Second Round
Portland State
Sam Houston State
W 87–65
W 77–72
L 60–75

Recent results[edit]

2014-2015 (15-16) (8-10 Conference)
2013-2014 (18-17) (7-11 Conference)
2012-2013 (16–18) (7-9 Conference)
2011-2012 (13-18) (7-9 Conference)
2010-2011 (6-24) (2-12 Conference)
2009-2010 (11-21) (3-11 Conference)
2008-2009 (16-16) (6-8 Conference)
2007-2008 (22-14) (11-3 Conference) NCAA Tournament Berth
2006-2007 (18-14) (6-8 Conference)
2005-2006 (18-12) (6-8 Conference)
2004-2005 (16-13) (7-7 Conference)
2003-2004 (4-26) (1-13 Conference)

Toreros in the NBA[edit]

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