The University of Tennessee has accepted a bid to participate in the 2017 Fall D1AA Collegiate National Championship Tournament. The Volunteers open play on November 18 in Bowling Green, Ohio against the Hawks of Saint Joseph's University.
The 2017 Fall Championship features 8 club rugby teams from 4 conferences from across the eastern United States. One group of 4 teams will play in Bowling Green, Ohio while the other group of 4 will square off in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Winners from the games on Saturday, November 18 will play on Sunday for the right to advance to the championship game which will be played on December 02 at Furman University.