League of Legends News


Prime Examples: Twitch Student and Collegiate Progress

November 14, 2017

You've probably seen Twitch Student around, but what do they do? Luckily, Julian got the opportunity to sit down with Mark "Garvey" Candella, one of the key minds behind the initiative, to figure out the exact size of Twitch Student's contribution to collegiate esports.

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An Underdog's Tale: Samuel Ihlenfeldt's Journey to the Top 4

November 10, 2017

Over six hundred of the world's best Magic: the Gathering players competed in Pro Tour Ixalan. Samuel Ihlenfeldt, a graduate student relatively unknown to the greater Magic community, ran over the competition.


Power Moves: The NCAA, Power Five Conferences, and Collegiate Esports

November 2, 2017

The collegiate esports scene is on a massive incline, maintaining steady growth of varsity programs leading up to the 2018 season. Where do top NCAA universities go next with esports?


Young Napoleon: The Drake Porter Story

October 30, 2017

On Twitter, he's a brash, outspoken purveyor of smack. In the film room, he's the picture of concentration. Take a look into the maverick mind of Columbia College's helmsman, Drake Porter.

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CSL Announces Junior Varsity League of Legends Season!

October 27, 2017

CSL is happy to announce our 2017-2018 League of Legends season! For schools that have too many League of Legends players (actually, let’s be real, you can never have too many league players), this one’s for you.


The First Taste of the Season: League of Legends Action at Dreamhack Denver

October 23, 2017

Missed out on all the action this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Dreamhack Denver was host to a some high octane League of Legends play. In state clashes, hungry veterans and emerging newcomers were all on display.

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The CSL Show Host Search is on!

October 19, 2017

This year we’re airing collegiate esports shows on Fridays, and you could be the personality we’re looking for on one of our new productions. Read on for more about the position and what we're planning to do!


Cultivating Progress: Culver-Stockton College Launches Varsity Esports Program

October 18, 2017

The golden age of collegiate esports continues to rise and it seems to be centered primarily around the midwest, as another University in the Missouri Valley has announced a Varsity Esports initiative.

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CSL 2017-2018 Broadcast Schedule

October 11, 2017

Broadcasts are returning for the fall season! We’ve simplified our broadcast schedule to help you stay on top of all the games, so read on for more on what's coming up!


Tanks, Carries, and Teemos, Oh My! Big Takeaways from the TenGiG Festival

October 9, 2017

Chattanooga played host to a thrilling collegiate League of Legends tournament. With the confetti cannons settled, we look back at how the initial storylines panned out over the course of the tournament.


Season Launched for Dota, CS:GO, SC2/SC:R, and VG

October 9, 2017

As the 2017-2018 season launches, be sure to check up on the rules and procedures for CSL for a smoother player experience; read on for a brief overview!


First Blood: TenGiG Festival's Three Big Storylines

October 5, 2017

The groups have been drawn and the schedule is set for the Southeastern League of Legends Collegiate Invitational at TenGiG Festival this weekend. Here are three things to be on the lookout for during the tournament.

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Registration Extension Guide for "ALMOST THERE" Teams

September 30, 2017

The people speak! We’ve extended registration until October 7th at 11 PM PST to let you finish up your team rosters for Starcraft, Dota, CSGO and Vainglory.

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