The Gateway Rugby Conference has announced that it will join the NSCRO Open Division D2 Competition beginning Fall 2020.
While the organization of collegiate rugby is up in the air, there are other changes afoot.
The Great Lakes Rugby Conference has announced that its men's conference will be joining NSCRO in the organization's new Open Division D2, beginning in the fall of 2020.
Created in 2010, the GLC used to be a combined D2 and D3 conference. The small college teams eventually moved on to be part of NSCRO, while the larger schools remained as part of the Great Lakes D2 conference.
College rugby right now seems to be a little like a group of lifeboats circling a foundering ship—you wonder who's going to pick up whom, who will strike on for shore on their own, and will that foundering ship actually get back afloat?