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USA Rugby vs. Scotland Free Fan Fest + Tailgating June 7th

USA Rugby vs. Scotland Free Fan Fest + Tailgating June 7th

Mar 21, 2014

The Rugby Boys Are Back In Town!  The U.S. Men’s National Rugby Team, the Eagles are back in Houston to take on the Scottish Rugby Union at BBVA Compass Stadium on Saturday, June 7 as one of the only international matches being held in the U.S. this year.  Tickets start at $20 and are on sale now!

Join Rod Ryan and the morning show crew from 94.5 The Buzz for pre-game festivities in the Bud Light Free Rugby Fan Fest Zone featuring tailgating, games, contests, live music, food, drinks and more! 

Rugby Fan Fest is located outside the stadium’s southwest gate behind Lucky’s Pub. Tailgating is available in Lots B & C across from the stadium.  To purchase $20 advance parking passes for tailgating and secure your spot for match day, click here. Limited parking passes available.

The USA vs. Scotland match offers rugby fans a great opportunity to witness Scotland – currently ranked ninth in the official IRB World Rankings – face off on American soil against the Eagles, who are currently ranked 18th.  The teams have previously met up in the 2003 IRB Rugby World Cup in Australia, where the Eagles fell 15-39. Should the Eagles qualify for the 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup in England, they will be placed in Pool B with Scotland.


The popularity of Rugby in Houston is growing quickly! Don’t miss all the hard-hitting action of the USA vs. Scotland!  No pads? No problem!  Get your tickets to the match today; a sell-out crowd is anticipated!  Individual tickets start at $20 and are on sale now online at, or by calling 888-929-7849.  Tickets are available at the Ticket Office, open Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.  Group tickets are available to groups of 15 or more by calling 713-547-3055. 

About USA Rugby

Founded in 1975, USA Rugby is an official member of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) and the International Rugby Board (IRB). The organization has approximately 90,000 members and is responsible for the development of the boys, girls, high school, collegiate and club rugby programs, and ultimately all of the national teams representing the U.S. in international competitions.  The current structure of USA Rugby comprises seven Territorial Unions (TU) and 34 Local Area Unions (LAU) that compete for regional and National Championships.  USA Rugby's national headquarters is located in Boulder, Colo., and is run by full-time staff under the direction of current CEO and President of Rugby Operations Nigel Melville.