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Overwatch & Hearthstone Summer Tournaments for 2019

June 11, 2019

School might be out for summer, but the games are still on! CSL is hosting a series of Overwatch and Hearthstone tournaments during the Summer with a $4,000 and $2,000 prize pool, respectively. Win some cool cash while honing your skills with your collegiate team!

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Arena of the Titans: CUNY Baruch & UCLA

April 22, 2018

The LAN is less than a week away! Four of the CSL CS:GO titans will be duking it out at Huntington Beach for the grand prize of $10,000. First set of teams are the returning champions Baruch and the Californian colossus UCLA, check 'em out!

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Super Soul Bros at CSL Grand Finals and Afterparty!

April 22, 2018

This is the biggest CSL finals yet, and to make sure we have the best time ever, Super Soul Bros is coming to play for us! We've also got an after party ready to go -- get the details here.

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Open Tournaments at CSL Grand Finals 2018

April 18, 2018

There's something for everyone at CSL Grand Finals. Overwatch, Vainglory, Super Smash Bros, and Fornite will all have open tournaments for attendees to compete in. Here's some more details on each and how you can get on the action.


Ticketed Winners: Ro8 Recap

April 16, 2018

LAN finals are underway, players! Four teams battled their way to the top and are now rewarded with the luxury of playing locally in Huntington Beach. The LAN is sure to be amazing with these top talents!

Breaking News

State University of New York – Binghamton Players Banned

April 13, 2018

State University of New York – Binghamton’s Division 1 CSGO team penalized and multiple roster members banned for account sharing during playoffs

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CSL and Bethesda Present the Quake Collegiate Championship!

April 11, 2018

CSL is happy to announce our partnership with Bethesda to bring you the official Quake Collegiate Championship! This summer we’re bringing 2v2 format to the collegiate space. Read on for more.


Student Services + Esports = South Carolina, Sumter

April 10, 2018

Esports = Sports, sure, but what about student services? University of South Carolina, Sumter developed a unique way of integrating esports into the campus, and they're including more than just college students!

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"Who's Who" at CSL Grand Finals: Host, Casters, and Panels Announced!

April 9, 2018

Just like we promised, this year's CSL Grand Finals is going to be the biggest collegiate event yet and we've got the best in esports coming to make it happen!


CSL CSGO Elite Eight Preview

April 6, 2018

The dust of matches past has settled, and now only eight teams remain in the running for the coveted LAN spots. It’s important to remember why these teams are the ones in the Elite Eight, as it tells the story of what one can expect to see come next week.


Orange County High School Esports League Opens the Way for A Comprehensive Ecosystem

April 4, 2018

As more colleges and universities get involved with esports, high schools have taken note and are following suit with leagues of their own. Now high schoolers across the nation can play and get recruited by the big scholarship programs through a more formal setting.

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CSL Grand Finals 2018 Tournament Schedule

April 4, 2018

The biggest live CSL experience is preparing to invade Huntington Beach at Ultimate Media Ventures with tournaments, panels, music, food, and more!


Expect the Unexpected: CSGO Round of 32

March 28, 2018

The rounds are only getting smaller with every passing week. From 64 and going into 16, no team can afford to choke on their games. Some favored teams fell short this round while other took unexpected wins from the powerhouses. Check out this recap to see what you missed!