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Cal Rugby at Collegiate Rugby Championship Sunday Thread

Golden Bears will look to three-peat as the best of Collegiate Rugby 7s today.

Jake Anderson will look to lead the Bears to another Rugby 7s title
Jake Anderson will look to lead the Bears to another Rugby 7s title
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TV schedule:

11 a.m.-1 p.m. NBCSN

1-3 p.m. NBC

Bears' schedule

Quarterfinal: 7 AM PT; Cal 31, Michigan 0

Potential Semifinal: 12 PM PT; Cal vs. Life

Potential Final: 2:23 PM PT; Cal/Life vs. Kutztown/Arizona

Check out my preview in this Friday's edition of Golden Medals.

Bears blitz through the pool play undefeated for the 6th in the 6 year of this tournament. Bears defeated Boston College 33-5 to open the tournament. Then the Bears beat Notre Dame 39-5 before closing out pool play with a 12-7 win over Virginia Tech (Bears were up 12-0 at the half).

Thanks to the perfect 3-0 record AND the margin of victories, the Bears are the top seed for Sunday's knockout stage.

Navy, Indiana, and Arkansas State all went 3-0 in pool play as well. Also made it to the final 8 are Arizona (winner of a pool) and Kutztown (top wild card). The last team to get in is Michigan who got the 2nd wild card spot.

In the morning's QF action:

Bears shutout Michigan by a 31-0 score.

Life beats Navy 15-5 to earn a matchup against the Bears in the semifinal.

Kutztown (the other Golden Bears) defeated Mark Cuban's Indiana squad 31-12.

The last of the semifinal spot goes to our Pac-12 frenemy Arizona, who edged Arkansas State 7-5.