University Rugby

Oskar Hirskyj-Douglas excited by new challenge with Loughborough

Oskar Hirskyj-Douglas has achieved a great deal in a short space of time, but he is now taking on a new challenge.
2 November 2017

Exeter fightback to beat champions Hartpury

Exeter had to come from behind against reigning BUCS Super Rugby champions Hartpury College before claiming their fourth consecutive victory of the season.
26 October 2017

Loughborough claim Bath win

Bath missed the chance to clinch their first win of the BUCS Super Rugby season as they were beaten by Loughborough at the Rec.
20 October 2017

Pieterse hat-trick inspires Exeter win

Josh Pieterse scored a hat-trick of tries as Exeter beat Durham in Rosslyn Park despite a late comeback by the northeast outfit
13 October 2017

Manchester Met continue to flourish with Sale Sharks Academy partnership

After a season of silverware and a strong promotion challenge by Manchester Met’s Men’s 1st XV in the 16-17 season, optimism is certainly high in the north-west that they can challenge for honours ahead of the new campaign.
6 October 2017

Champions Hartpury suffer loss at Loughborough

BUCS Super Rugby and Champions Trophy winners Hartpury College suffered an opening day defeat as they were beaten by Loughborough in the Midlands.
5 October 2017

Beckett, Northumbria and Exeter begin with victories

The new BUCS Super Rugby season kicked off this week and it was the perfect start for Leeds Beckett, Northumbria and Exeter who clinched opening triumphs
30 September 2017

Trent ready for BUCS Super Rugby debut

Nottingham Trent were looking up at the university elite but now they are ready for their top flight bow
29 September 2017

Academics urge for removal of tackling and the scrum from school rugby

Academics have urged for removal of tacking and the scrums from school rugby to protect the children of major injuries.
26 September 2017

BUCS Super Rugby Season preview

BUCS Super Rugby Season preview: Champions Hartpury expect to keep standards high but Exeter aiming to go one better
25 September 2017

BUCS Super Rugby fixtures announced

The 2017/18 BUCS Super Rugby fixtures have been revealed as champions Hartpury College and new boys Nottingham Trent discover their fate.
23 June 2017

Seb Negri: The Italian Job

Seb Negri has been a standout performer for Hartpury College in his final year at the club and he speaks to TRU about life in Gloucester, his upbringing in Zimbabwe and his move to Treviso in Italy.
19 April 2017

England Students denied victory by France

England Students fell to a defeat in their final international of the year as they were beaten 26-15 by French Universities in Bristol.
7 April 2017

BUCS Mens Rugby Championship Final Highlights 2017

Twickenham hosted the 2017 BUCS Mens Rugby Championship Final, where Hartpury College's second-half charge ensured a 27 - 24 victory over University of Exeter.
5 April 2017

BUCS Womens Rugby Championship Final Highlights 2017

Twickenham hosted the 2017 BUCS Womens Rugby Championship Final, where the University of Edinburgh were outright winners 48 - 5 against last years finalists Northumbria University.
3 April 2017

England Students have to settle for draw against Ireland

England Students were denied a victory in their first international as Andy Keating scored a late converted try to snatch a share of the spoils for Ireland Universities.
2 April 2017

Randall magic helps Hartpury seal the double

Two quick-fire scores from Harry Randall proved to be the difference as Hartpury College beat the University of Exeter 27-24 in a pulsating BUCS Championship final.
31 March 2017

Lloyd and Gaffney star as Edinburgh secure BUCS Championship

Hat-tricks from Rhona Lloyd and Megan Gaffney helped Edinburgh clinch the Women’s BUCS Championship after a convincing 48-5 victory over Northumbria.
31 March 2017

BUCS Women's Championship Final: University of Edinburgh v Northumbria University

Ahead of the BUCS Women’s Championship trophy final on Thursday at Twickenham, we profile and preview Edinburgh and Northumbria
29 March 2017

BUCS Men's Championship Final: University of Exeter

After looking at Hartpury College in our first BUCS Final preview yesterday, our attention is now on their opposition – current BUCS Championship holders the University of Exeter.
28 March 2017