esports

Twitch streamer, Ninja, boosts esports

September 25, 2018 Latest Sports 0 Comments

Professional gamers and athletes typically don’t coincide with one another in the same sentence, but in 2018, the pair are starting to become widely accepted amongst the sports world. If you don’t know what “Fortnite” is, just ask any 10-year-old. Chances are they’ll know exactly what you’re asking about and might even mention some kind ...

“Mama, there goes that man”…to Portland

April 11, 2018 Sports

Imagine you’re 20, sitting in the bowels of Madison Square Garden, dressed to impress. You’re there with 101 other top athletes, anticipating a moment that will be unforgettable and potentially life-changing. The moment when all your hard work and many hours of practice finally pay off. You’re waiting for your name to be called in ...

League of Gaming scores Esports sponsors

September 12, 2017 Life 3 Comments

Part video game social club, part competitive video game organization, SF State’s League of Gaming hopes to continue to grow this semester while developing partnerships with current and new esports sponsors. Esports, the formal term for professional competitive gaming, has quickly gained popularity around the world and is now a multi-million dollar industry. Sports Illustrated ...

Gators look to take a chomp out of eSports scene

October 27, 2015 Sports

Members of the SF State League of Legends club are preparing to get their minds focused and mouses clicking for a major upcoming League of Legends collegiate competition. The Gators will be competing in the League of Legends North American Collegiate Championship, a single elimination gauntlet that includes over 300 colleges across North America. League of Legends is a ...