The U.S. men’s rugby team was eliminated from medal contention after losing to top-seeded Fiji 24-19 on Wednesday.
To advance to the quarterfinals, the U.S. men’s rugby team needed to win, draw or lose by less than four points. Madison Hughes had an opportunity to kick a conversion to bring the match within three points after Nate Ebner scored a try for the U.S., but he missed wide from a difficult angle.
Last night, Ryan Seacrest invited U.S. women’s rugby sevens player Jillion Potter to teach actor Matthew McConaughey the basics of rugby sevens. Potter did not hold back against the Academy Award-winning actor:
Catch up on the best tries from the opening day of rugby sevens: