National Small College Rugby Organization LLC: Latest News: NSCRO Men's Spring Playoff News - The Latest Results and Schedule

Monday, April 8
NSCRO Men's Spring Playoff News - The Latest Results and Schedule

The NSCRO Playoffs are all set for this Spring season. 3 "first time" Qualifying events will be held to round out the Regional Championship.

March 9-10 - The "South Cup" Qualifier will be hosted by the University of West Florida in Pensacola, FL

NSCRO Representative: Wes Darwin
Host Contact: Dale Russell, dgr4@students.uwf.edu
Field Location: UWF Intramural Field. Map found at http://uwf.edu/maps/

All times shown are Central Time Zone.

Saturday March 9
12PM - Duke University (Southern Conference #1) 55 - University of West Florida (Deep South Conference #1) 19
2PM - University of North Florida (USA Rugby South #1) 42 - Sewanee University (Dixie Conference #1) 12

NOTE: At 2am on March 10, daylight savings time begin. Clocks "spring forward" one hour. Remind everyone to do so or they will be late on Sunday.

Sunday March 10
11AM - 3rd Place : West Florida 31 - Sewanee 30
1PM - 1st Place : Duke 24 - North Florida 5
3PM - Presentation of NSCRO Championship, Runnerup and MVP Trophies

Duke has qualified for the Mid-Atlantic South Region Championship on March 23-24 in Norfolk, VA.
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March 23-24 - The Mid-Atlantic South Region Championship will be hosted by the Norfolk Blues RFC in Norfolk, VA.

NSCRO Representative: Matt Robinette
Host Contact: Matt Robinette, MRobinet@visitvirginiabeach.com
Field Location: Lafayette Park (close to the Norfolk Zoo).
Rugby pitch is right behind the tennis courts.
38th and Granby Streets
Norfolk, VA

All times shown are Eastern Time Zone.

Saturday March 23
11AM - Gettysburg College (East Penn RU Champion) 50 - Christopher Newport University (Virginia RU Champion) 10
12:45PM - Duke University (NSCRO South Cup Champion) 30 - Montclair State University (Empire GU Downstate Conference Champion) 13

Sunday March 24
11AM - 3rd Place : Montclair State 46 - Christopher Newport 10
1PM - 1st Place : Duke 31 - Gettysburg 20
3PM - Presentation of NSCRO Championship, Runnerup and MVP Trophies

Duke qualifies for the National Championship on April 27-28 at Infinity Park in Glendale, CO.
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March 23-24 - The "Cowboy Cup" Qualifier will be hosted by the University of Texas-Dallas in Dallas, TX.

NSCRO Representative: Shayne Roberson
Host Contact: Tony Wagner, twrugbycoach8@yahoo.com
School Address: University of Texas-Dallas, 800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080
Field Location: Field #6 - Refer to Campus Map found at http://www.utdallas.edu/maps/

All times shown are Central Time Zone.  

Saturday March 23
1PM: Univ. of Denver (Eastern Rockies RFU Runnerup) 34 - Univ. of Texas-Dallas (Lonestar Conference Champion) 7
3PM: Colorado School of Mines (Eastern Rockies RFU Champion) 57 - Angelo State University (Lonestar Conference Runnerup) 7

Sunday March 24
12PM - 3rd Place : UTD over Angelo State by forfeit. ASU insufficient number of players
2PM - 1st Place : Denver 23 - Mines 7
3:45PM - Presentation of NSCRO Championship, Runnerup and MVP Trophies

Denver qualifies for the PacWest Region Championship on April 6-7 in Glendale, CO.
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March 23-24 - The "Pacific Coast Cup" Qualifier will be hosted by California Maritime Academy in Vallejo, CA.

NSCRO Representative: Marc Ferguson
Host Contact: Steve Hiatt, stevenhiatt@sbcglobal.net
Field Location: Bodnar Athletic Field.
Map found at https://www.csum.edu/web/about/campus-map

All times shown are Pacific Time Zone.  

Saturday March 23
11AM - California Maritime Academy (Northern California Conference Champion) 46 - Pepperdine University (Pacific Mountain West Conference Runnerup) 6
1:30PM - Occidental College (Pacific Mountain West Conference Champion) 39 - University of Puget Sound (Pacific Northwest RFU Champion) 20

Sunday March 24
11AM - 3rd Place : Puget Sound over Pepperdine by forfeit. Pepperdine insufficient number of players. Friendly match played (Pepperdine 43 - Puget Sound 27)
1:30PM - 1st Place : Occidental 25 - Cal Maritime 10
3PM - Presentation of NSCRO Championship, Runnerup and MVP Trophies

Occidental and Cal Maritime qualify for the PacWest Region Championship on April 6-7 in Glendale, CO.
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April 6-7 - The PacWest Region Championship will be hosted by Denver University in Glendale, CO. 

NSCRO Representative: Steve Cohen
Host Contact: Allan Wilson, allan.wilson@du.edu
Field Location: Desso Pitch at Infinity Park
950 South Birch Street
Glendale, CO

All times shown are Mountain Time Zone.  

Saturday April 6
12PM - Occidental College 24 - Benedictine College 12
2PM - University of Denver 21 - California Maritime Academy 17

Sunday April 7
11AM - 3rd Place : Cal Maritime 31 - Benedictine 0
1PM - Final : Denver 31 -Occidental 27
3PM - Presentation of NSCRO Championship, Runnerup and MVP Trophies

The winner qualifies for the National Championship on April 27-28 at Infinity Park in Glendale, CO.
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The NSCRO Small College National Championship is scheduled for Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado.

All matches will be shown live via web streaming from the NSCRO website (home page).

All times shown are Mountain Time Zone.  

Saturday April 27
1PM - New England College (Northeast Region Champion) vs. Duke University (Mid-Atlantic South Region Champion)
3PM - St. John's University (Central Region Champion) vs. University of Denver (PacWest Region Champion)

Sunday April 28
10:30AM - 3rd Place
12:15PM - PacWest 7s Final* (this match will not be shown via live streaming)
1PM - Championship
3PM - Awards Ceremony

* NSCRO PacWest 7s is scheduled for April 27-28 at Infinity Park's Desso Pitch. Details, when available, will be found in the NSCRO 7s section of this website.

Tickets are on line and ready for sale!

Go to: http://infinityparkatglendale.com/index.php/rugbytown/schedule/range.listevents/ 

See below for the current NSCRO Playoff Brackets.


Handout: 2012-13 NSCRO Men's National Playoffs Bracket