Men’s Football News

UBC Quarterback Garrett Rooker found wide receiver Sam Davenport with zeros left on the clock, staging a late comeback to beat the University of Alberta Golden Bears 28-27 and win the 2023 Hardy Cup.

Rooker went 27-35 on the day for 378 passing yards in the dramatic victory.

Kicker Kieran Flannery-Fleck of the Thunderbirds nailed the game-winning extra point from 27 yards out to seal a 2023 Mitchell Bowl berth for UBC.

UBC would go on to defeat AUS Champions STFX X-Men in the Mitchell Bowl, earning a spot in the 2023 Canada Life Vanier Cup.