Deers take revenge on Seagulls, win division

Oct 19, 2014

Deers take revenge on Seagulls, win division

The Deers ended last season by losing to the Obic Seagulls 21-12 in the semifinals of the X League playoffs at Yokohama Stadium. It was also their last game as the Kajima Corporation-owned football team. A year later at the same site, the Deers, ...

Late Tanabe TD gives Hosei edge over Waseda

Oct 12, 2014

Late Tanabe TD gives Hosei edge over Waseda

Hosei Univeristy running back Ryo Tanabe rushed for 56 yards for the decisive touchdown with 9:27 remaining in the fourth quarter as the Tomahawks defeated the Waseda University Big Bears 28-24 on Sunday. The Tomahawks joined their archival Nihon University Phoenix as the only ...

Phoenix break open tie to beat Big Bears

Sep 28, 2014

Phoenix break open tie to beat Big Bears

Quarterback Ryohei Takahashi rushed two yards for a fourth-quarter touchdown to break a 7-7 tie as the Nihon University Phoenix defeated the Waseda University Big Bears 14-7 on Sunday at Amino Vital Field in Chofu, Tokyo. The Phoenix stayed undefeated with a 3-0 record ...

Quarterback Craft guides BigBlue past Creators

Sep 17, 2014

Quarterback Craft guides BigBlue past Creators

Former NCAA quarterback Kevin Craft of IBM completed 22 of 32 attempts for 342 yards and three touchdowns, leading the BigBlue to a 69-7 rout of the Tokyo Gas Creators on Wednesday at Tokyo Dome in an X League East Division game. The BigBlue ...

Obic Seagulls hand Bulls a 100-0 beating

Sep 14, 2014

Obic Seagulls hand Bulls a 100-0 beating

Shun Sugawara threw three touchdown passes and backup Takushiro Hata added two more in the air as the four-time national champion Obic Seagulls whitewashed the Bulls 100-0 in the X League’ Central Division game on Sunday at Kawasaki Fujimi Stadium. The high-scoring Seagulls (2-0) ...

Slick passing sends Phoenix past Triumphant Lion

Sep 7, 2014

Slick passing sends Phoenix past Triumphant Lion

The defending Kanto champion Nihon University Phoenix got off to a fine start thanks to big-time offense by trouncing the Nippon Sport Science Triumphant Lion 56-14 on Sunday at Amino Vital Field in Kanto Collegiate Football League action. Operating their trademark shotgun formation, the ...

Waseda edges Meiji in Kanto Collegiate Football League opener

Sep 6, 2014

Waseda edges Meiji in Kanto Collegiate Football League opener

Toshiki Sato kicked a 25-yard field goal with 7 minutes remaining in the final quarter as the Waseda University Big Bears defeated the Meiji University Griffins 16-15 on Saturday at Amino Vital Field in the Kanto Collegiate Football League season opener. The league began ...