GRR: Deep South
Southeastern Louisiana continued its winning ways with a 71-17 defeat of Spring Hill College over the weekend.
Early penalty trouble game the Spring Hill Badgers good field position and with the vocal Spring Hill fans surrounding Dorn Field, they rode the momentum.
All of the Lions' penalties finally led to a Spring Hill try.
In 95-degree heat Saturday in Ruston, La. Southeastern Louisiana University won their third game of the season, defeating the Louisiana Tech University Bulldogs 41-22 at Tech’s famous “The Joe” Stadium.
This game was for the Magnolia Cup challenge trophy between the two.
Playing in the Deep South, Southeastern Louisiana could well be a Men's D2 College dark horse and showed that over the weekend with a win over the University of Houston.
Played on a very hot Saturday evening, the game was tight in the first half, but opened up for a 52-22 SLU victory.
A few years ago Spring Hill College was one of a new wave of burgeoning varsity rugby programs around the country, but that didn't last.