Kutztown vs Temple - Collegiate Rugby Championship

Match Summary

Dmontae Noble quickly made his presence felt at the CRC, reminding the crowd why he is one of the best players in the game, and giving Kutztown a 5–0 lead in the first minute. Murphy Lill extended the Golden Bears lead to 10–0 two minutes later. A quick step by Noble on the left wing in the seventh minute made it 15–0. Noble almost proved an even bigger hero when he chased down TJ Dellipriscoli but failed to finish the tackle, allowing Temple to score a try to end the half. Adam Shapiro’s conversion made it 15–7 at the break.

With a quarter left to play, Kutztown’s Keagan Barnes found his way into the Temple try zone for a five-pointer to make it 20–7. Jason DeNofa’s try and Jackson Clark’s conversion put any doubt as to the result to rest, carrying Kutztown to a 27–7 lead, which is where it remained on full time.

Kutztown: #9TT, #11T/#6T, #10T, #5C
Temple: #7T, #2C/