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Sunday, November 24
NSCRO News: Latest Men's Playoff Results

Book 'em Danno. Both the defending National Champion, St. John's University (Collegeville, MN) and 2103 National 3rd Place finisher, New England College (Henniker, NH) have earned a return trip to Infinity Park in Glendale, Colorado for the 2014 NSCRO National Championship scheduled for April 26-27. In the 2013 event, NEC and SJU did not face each other, as NEC lost to Duke in a semifinal match, while SJU beat Denver in the other. Will they face each other this time...we shall see.

The latest playoff results are - see Handout below for full look at the playoffs (suggest printing it to fully understand the scope of these playoffs)

Northeast Region Championship - Nov. 16-17, 2013
Hosted by New England College, Henniker, NH
New England College 42 - Central Connecticut State University 12
Salve Regina University 34 - Union College 19
Third Place : Central Conn State 41 - Union 17
Final: NEC 21- Salve Regina 0

Central Region Championship - Nov. 16-17, 2013
Moose Rugby Grounds, Elkart, IN
St. John's University 82 - Wittenberg University 0
University of Southern Indiana 31 - Franciscan University 17
Third Place: Franciscan over Wittenberg by foreit due to lack of game-fit players
Final: St. John's 22 - USI 10

Mid-Atlantic South Region Championship - March 29-30, 2014
Hosted by the University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL
Widener Univerrsity, East Penn RU Champion
Montclair State upended Susquehanna University 29-7 on Nov. 23 in a MAS Qualifier
March 1 - MAS Qualifer
 Mount St. Mary's University (Potomac Conference Champion) vs. Lord Fairfax CC (Cardinals Confernece Champion) at TBD
March 15-16 - South Cup at University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL
 Deep South Conference Champion
 Dixie Conference Champion
 Florida Union Champion
 Georgia Union Champion

PacWest Region Championship - April 5-6, 2014
Hosted by Occidental College, Los Angeles, CA
John Brown University, Mid-America Union Champion
March 22-23 - Cowboy Cup at TBD
 Top 2 teams from Eastern Rockies RFU/Frontier Conference and Lonestar Conference. Winner advaces.
March 22-23 - Pacific Coast Cup at California Maritime Academy, Vallejo, CA
 Gonzaga University, Pacific Northwest Union Champion
 Northern California Conference Champion
 Gold Coast Conference Champion
 Winner: March 16 - NC #2 vs GC #2 at GC #2
 Top 2 teams advance.

NSCRO Small College National Championship - April 26-27, 2014
Infinity Park, Glendale, CO - RUGBYTOWN USA
 4 Regional Champions

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Handout: 2013-14 NSCRO Men's National Playoffs Bracket