Sunday, November 10 2013, 11:47 PM MST
BYU Wins National Championship In Rugby
(KUTV) Rio Tinto Stadium was the site for a huge rugby event this weekend. High school, Division II and Division 1-AA college all represented, and the main event featured BYU against Arkansas State for the Division 1A National Championship.
The Cougars took a 15-8 lead when Tua Laei dove in for a first half score. Then after Arkansas State tied it 15 in the 33rd minute, Shaun Davis takes it in and Cougars led at the half.
In the second half BYU got a score from Mkey Su'a and then hold on for 49-42 win. Adam Mikulich in Sandy and has a recap from Rio Tinto Stadium.
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