With a 43-7 bashing of Arizona in the semifinals, Saint Mary’s College of California returns to the D1A National Championship for the fifth year in a row with its aim of bringing the title back to town. In Moraga, Calif., the Gaels dominated from the opening whistle scoring six tries and a penalty before the Wildcats could score in the final minute of play. Defense was paramount for Saint Mary’s... Read More
Life University is returning to the D1A National Championship for the fifth year in row after beating BYU in an epic 36-26 victory in Marietta, Ga. In the rematch of the 2012 D1A Semifinal, the clubs went back and forth for the entire match with gaining the upper hand in the second half. With the victory, Life will look to defend its D1A National Championship against familiar foe, Saint Mary’s,... Read More
Watch the NSCRO Mens' Champions Cup & Women's 7s National Championship via Live-Stream This Weekend
The Men's Champions Cup will be live-streamed directly from Infinity Park in Glendale, CO and the Women's 7s Nationals will be live-streamed directly from Founders Field in Cheswick, PA. See schedule and link information below:
Saturday, April 29Men's 15s Champions Cup Semifinal #... Read More
The four regional champions: Point Loma Nazarene University (San Diego, CA), Bethel College (Mishawaka, IN), Iowa Central Community College (Fort Dodge, IA) and Trinity College (Hartford, CT) met at Founders Field in Cheswick, PA on 22 April 2017 to start the weekend off with semifinal matches to determine which two teams would take the pitch in the championship match on Sunday, 23... Read More
The DI rankings are in the final push as we are reaching the latter stages of the playoffs. The rankings held up this week with all of the higher seeds winning games.
The top 10 featured a bevy of ranked teams facing off. The top four showed once again that they are the teams to beat in the country. Lindenwood, Penn State and Indiana played Life, Cal and BYU tough respectively, but were unable to... Read More
Most Valuable Player (best overall player during the event)
Ani Mteto, Iowa Central Community College
Heart & Soul Awards
NSCRO custom match ball is given to a player on each team who was been an inspiration and significant contributor to the club on and off the field. The match ball is signed by his teammates in appreciation of what he has meant to their club. The recipients... Read More
UC-Davis is one step closer to claiming its third consecutive DIAA national title after winning the spring championship 60-3 over Florida State. The Aggies will meet the fall champions, Notre Dame College, in what will be a rematch of last year’s title bout.
After two close wins in the west regional, the Aggies came out clinical against upstart FSU. The California side put up two tries very... Read More
With a 22-7 win over Navy, Arkansas State will make its first ever appearance in the Penn Mutual Varsity Cup final. The Red Wolves stymied the Navy attack all afternoon and with a couple of timely scores, booked a date with Cal for the final.
Arkansas was on the receiving end of a ton of rain over the weekend and made it incredibly sloppy and difficult to use hands. Both teams were forced to play... Read More
After BYU exited the Varsity Cup, the D1A competition knew a major competitor would be entering the fray this postseason. For the first time since 2012, BYU is back in the D1A Playoffs and has advanced to the semifinals with a thorough 46-17 victory over Indiana. With the win, the Cougars earned a rematch of the 2012 semifinals against Life. BYU won 26-20 in Marietta, Ga. four years ago and aims... Read More
With a 37-20 epic victory over Lindenwood in the D1A Quarterfinals, Life University returns the semifinals for the fifth consecutive year. Three tries in the first half gave the Running Eagles a 26-6 halftime lead, but a solid Lions attack made Life work in the second half for the win. Life and its undefeated record now welcome BYU to Marietta, Ga. on Saturday for its toughest test yet.
“It was a... Read More