The BYU Cougars welcomed cross-town rival Utah Valley University to South Field which saw the Cougars overcome an early 7 point deficit to win 69-7.
BYU beat Glendale Raptor’s Division II team 101-13 in the 2014 season home-opener.
The #3 ranked Cougars found redemption against the #1 ranked St. Mary’s College who had beat BYU earlier in the 2014 season. Final score 35-21.
After a one year respite one of collegiate sport’s greatest rivalries will be renewed on the campus of Brigham Young University where perennial national champion the University of California will look to upend the defending national champion BYU Cougars at their home venue of South Field Stadium in the Varsity Cup National Collegiate Rugby Championship this Saturday, May 4th at 1pm MT.
In the last eight years the Golden Bears and Cougars have met for the national championship seven times—a streak of collegiate sport dominance unrivaled by other varsity sports.
Varsity Cup National Championship Semifinal
BYU vs. Central Washington University
April 27, 2013
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April 20, 2013
Edited video of BYU vs. UCLA in the Varsity Cup National Championship Quarterfinals at UCLA