University Rugby

Tom Lawday on the benefits of BUCS Super Rugby and why it helped him on his way to Exeter Chiefs

Chiefs’ back-row is now enjoying a spell at Cornish Pirates as he prepares for his opportunities at the Premiership champions
6 March 2018

Weather hits Northumbria’s title bid, but Exeter shine through to go top

The severe weather conditions caused havoc in BUCS rugby last week as it brought a freeze to some important fixtures across the country, including Northumbria University’s crucial clash against Leeds Beckett.
4 March 2018

Simon Hammersley – I would not be playing in the Premiership if I hadn’t gone to university

Newcastle Falcons full-back Simon Hammersley has revealed he doesn’t think he would have been a professional rugby player if he hadn’t gone to university.
3 March 2018

Josh Beaumont heaps praise on university rugby

The Sharks forward says his time at Durham University helped him on his way to playing in the Aviva Premiership
2 March 2018

Northumbria and Exeter bidding for BUCS Super Rugby title

With Northumbria University's match against Leeds Beckett postponed, can the University of Exeter seize the initiative?
28 February 2018

Title race goes to the wire as Durham and Cardiff Met defeat top two

Northumbria University missed the chance to clinch the BUCS Super Rugby title as Durham University edged out their North East rivals in a riveting contest at Durham City RFC.
23 February 2018

Ruaridh McConnochie – How university rugby helped me achieve Olympic success

The England and Great Britain star has praised his university rugby experience and believes BUCS rugby is becoming increasingly stronger.
22 February 2018

Moloney inspires leaders Northumbria to victory

Aedan Moloney inspired Northumbria University to a bonus-point victory as they came from behind to beat Nottingham Trent University in BUCS Super Rugby.
17 February 2018

University Rugby is developing across the country with links to Premiership, Championship and National Leagues

TalkingRugbyUnion's Chris Heal took the opportunity to speak with Manchester Metropolitan University’s Chairman of Rugby, Simon Phillips.
12 February 2018

Northumbria battle back to stay on top

Northumbria University remain at the summit of the BUCS Super Rugby table after they produced a remarkable comeback to clinch victory over Hartpury.
12 February 2018

Northumbria move to the summit after Hartpury stun Exeter

Northumbria University have gone top of BUCS Super Rugby after a bonus-point win over Bath.
2 February 2018

Cardiff Met suffer title blow at hands of Hartpury

Cardiff Met suffered a setback in their pursuit of league leaders Exeter following a defeat at home to Hartpury.
26 January 2018

BUCS Super Rugby: Where we stand

BUCS Super Rugby returned this week and with just two months to go until finals day at Twickenham, we are entering the business end of the season.
18 January 2018

Exeter beat Durham to stay on top

Exeter kept in control of the BUCS Super Rugby title race with a hard-fought win over Durham to begin 2018.
18 January 2018

BUCS Super Rugby dominates England Students Squad

Thirty-eight players who have featured in BUCS Super Rugby this season have been named in England Students’ squad for their double fixture with France in April.
18 January 2018

Muir magic snatches win for Northumbria

Will Muir scored a late hat-trick as Northumbria stole victory away from league leaders Exeter in a thrilling BUCS Super Rugby clash.
8 December 2017

Double delight for Cambridge as they beat Oxford 20-10 in Men's Varsity Match

Cambridge defeated Oxford 20-10 to win back to back Varsity Matches for the first time since 2007.
8 December 2017

Cambridge blank Oxford 24-0 in in The Women's Varsity Match

A clinical performance from Cambridge saw them outclass Oxford 24-0 in the annual Varsity match at Twickenham.
8 December 2017

Exeter ease to win over Nottingham Trent

Hooker George Gosling scored a hat-trick as Exeter extended their lead at the top of BUCS Super Rugby with an impressive win over Nottingham Trent.
30 November 2017

Exeter edge past Loughborough to go top

Exeter returned to the top of BUCS Super Rugby following a narrow in over Loughborough at Epinal Way.
24 November 2017