With the playoffs in full swing, ranked teams will be facing off each week. We got a preview with conference finals last weekend and some movement occurred as a result.
Whitewater proved its dominance with a pair of blowout wins. Marquette and Milwaukee both drop to 13 and 19 respectively.
NC State blitzed through the conference finals beating last year runner up VMI 82-10. The Keydets were... Read More
The men’s division two college bracket has been released with a 23 team field making the playoffs. It is shaping up to be the most competitively balanced field in the history of DII.
All of the conferences except the Deep South are represented. The Great Midwest and Cardinals Conference received three bids each while Rugby Northeast, MARC, NEWCRC and Great Lakes all earned two bids.
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This weekend saw the remain handful of conferences crown champions and determine automatic bids to the USA Rugby playoffs. The rest of the field will be announced in the coming days.
Villanova won on back-to-back days over York and Bloomsburg to take home the conference crown.
Whitewater remains the class of the conference, winning two games by big margins. The Warhawks beat... Read More
The DIAA fall post season is almost upon us. A number of conferences are finishing up play and a few start conference playoffs next weekend.
Dartmouth won the battle of undefeated teams by shutting out Brown 44-0. The Big Green take the number one seed in the conference playoffs and Brown takes number two. Yale and Harvard played for third place and Yale edged the Crimson 31-15.
Harvard is... Read More
The DI College Rankings saw some significant shift with a few underdogs getting strong results.
Army was the big winner of the weekend. They blanked Penn State 31-0 and move up to six. BYU slots in at five and Penn State drops to ninth overall.
Lindenwood-Belleville shocked Arkansas State 39-26 and move up to 16 in the rankings. It is there highest ever ranking in Rugby Today.
Arkansas Sate drops... Read More
There was a lot of movement in the DII rankings this week. Several teams join the top 25 after impressive wins.
Ferris State handed down a strong win over Grand Valley State last week. They slot in at 20. Bethel takes a hit with the result and drops to nine because of that result.
UW-Milwaukee beat Illinois State and moves into the rankings at 15. The win causes Marquette to drop a bit as the win... Read More
Rugby came to the University of Vermont in 1970, and now, some 48-years later, enjoys a spectacular renaissance as the team sits in the top ten of the DII College Division rankings. The side is undefeated in six matches, outscoring opponents 225-13, and five of those wins were shutouts.
Last Saturday, Vermont hosted rival Sacred Heart from Connecticut coached by the legendary Ray Peterson (... Read More
Several conferences are now complete and a handful of teams have punched their ticket to nationals. The rest of the country will determine post-season bound teams in the coming weeks.
The four post-season teams have been determined. Villanova took the regular season title with a 6-0 record thanks to one more bonus point than Bloomsburg. Scranton took home the third spot and York will look... Read More
The fall season in DIA is winding down and the postseason is starting to be determined. One conference is complete and several more will finish in the coming weeks.
Army claimed the Rugby East title with an emphatic 31-0 win over Penn State. While the Nittany Lions have gotten the better of Army in recent years, the Black Knights jumped out to a 24-0 halftime lead and blanked a solid... Read More