Ruggers Rally For First Win

Trailing 19-7 at halftime, UNC men’s rugby club exploded for 31 second half points to beat Charleston 38-19 in Chapel Hill for first win of fall in Southern Rugby Conference. UNC scorers included Kimathi Muiri, Brae­den Kelley, Stephen McMahon, Nelson Strim­ple and Drew Drouilhet.

Earlier, UNC defeated UNC-P by forfeit but they had withdrawn from the league a few days earlier, lost 38-0 to Coastal Carolina at home and lost 50-10 at East Carolina.

They have games remaining with UNC-W and Citadel.