The University of Missouri won two games over the weekend without taking the field and now Mizzou is officially the Heart of America conference champs with a 7-0 record.
Both Iowa State and Nebraska were on the schedule to play Missouri this weekend, but Iowa State forfeited some time ago and Nebraska forfeited this week, leaving Mizzou with no one to play.
Still on the winning track, UC Davis is not taking anything for granted in the Pacific West Conference.
It's pretty clear that there are two leaders in the Pac West Conference, and those two will be meeting up soon.
The Pacific Western Conference kicks off this weekend with four games on the docket.
UCLA hosts the Dennis Storer Classic this coming weekend, and despite dire warnings of rain and bad weather in Southern California, the event should go off as planned.
Traveling around the world working with expert coders and programmers is a dream job for Steve Guggenheimer, and even more so, it allows him to play and celebrate the game he loves - rugby.
May 7 brought us five college championships games in Moraga, Calif, and the final one - one that might have been missed by the elated, the dejected, and the exhausted - turned out to be the most dramatic.
There was something about the UC Davis men's team that seemed unstoppable.
The Aggies' second straight national DII championship wasn't inevitable, by any stretch, but their journey to it had some inexorable rhythm to it. There were no major hiccups, no really close games, no times when you wondered if they were losing it.
Saturday's DIAA Final is a clash of teams that are used to being underestimated.
UC Davis is back in the national DIAA final after beating Arkansas 32-15 Sunday in the national semifinal.
This was a hugely intense game with both sides hitting hard and fighting tooth and nail.
“Last year we were too beat up by the time the playoffs came,” said Arkansas Coach Warren Fyfe. “But this year, they knew they were in a game, for sure.”
Arkansas and UC Davis are through to the DIAA semifinals after both won their quarterfinals Saturday at the UC Davis campus.
Davis defeated Sacramento State for third time this season, taking the Hornets down 38-5.