League of Legends News


Four Huge Takeaways from the Peach Belt Playoffs

March 20, 2018

Over the past weekend, the inaugural season for the Peach Belt Conference came to its conclusion. Despite there only being one champion, two teams came out victorious, both notching spots in the Play-Ins for a chance at reaching the National Championship in Los Angeles.

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Coaches' Corner: Quarterfinal Grind

March 18, 2018

Playoffs are well on their way, and what a week it has been! The dust has finally settled, so like the vocal audience on Twitch chat during these games, the coaches themselves have some feedback and commentary to share with us.


Video Games = Violence? Lakeview High School Cancels Esports Program

March 18, 2018

With the recent unfortunate events revolving around gun violence, video games are getting the short end of the stick. Lakeview High School was on the brink of starting an esports program for CS:GO, Overwatch, and Rocket League until recently.


Playoff Preview: Peach Belt Conference Decides Winners This Weekend

March 16, 2018

The Peach Belt Conference Playoffs begin Saturday March 17th and conclude the next day with two teams moving on in the College League of Legends postseason. These 8 teams are battling to represent the PBC in the cLoL Championship Play-In bracket taking place April 9th-22nd.

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CSL 2018 Grand Finals to be held at Ultimate Media Ventures in Huntington Beach on April 28-29th

March 14, 2018

North America’s Top Collegiate Esports Teams Competing for Over $100,000 in Scholarships. Tickets Available Today to Collegiate StarLeague’s 2018 Grand Finals in Southern California!


By the Numbers: Patch 8.5

March 14, 2018

One of the biggest challenges collegiate teams have to overcome that pros have more slack on is adapting to new in-game patches right away. With no grace period, what did the teams in the regional quarterfinals do with the Patch 8.5?


Six Takeaways from College LoL Regional Quarterfinals

March 12, 2018

Across all 15 matches played in the cLoL postseason thus far, there have been three upsets. Fortunately for collegiate LoL fans everywhere, CSL broadcasted two of those upsets: Waterloo took out Ryerson and Toronto and NYU ran a five-game marathon.


Matlock: Increase in Disciplinary Action This Season A Positive

March 9, 2018

In years past, this type of regulation and enforcement was relatively rare at the collegiate level, but Christian Matlock is happy to see Riot come down on bad player behavior. Doing so in such a big way makes it even better.


Keys to Victory: Playoffs Week 1 Edition

March 8, 2018

This week, we preview four of the most intriguing matches across the regions to see who will ascend to victory, and who will stumble along the way. Each region has produced a handful of valiant competitors competing for a guaranteed spot in the National Championship bracket.


Hunter College Spotlight: The Esports and Game Design Collective

March 7, 2018

Can your club boast a 200 membership and a **Dungeons and Dragons coordinator**? Didn't think so. CUNY - Hunter College totally can! They've got a pretty nifty thing going on at Hunter EGDC, so you should check it out and take some pointers!

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LoL Playoffs Launched

March 7, 2018

The playoff brackets for both JV1 and JV2 LoL have been launched; read on for more information on what changes were made and what to expect. Good luck to everyone and may the best teams win!


Starting Things Right: Coker Enters the Esports Arena

March 6, 2018

Esports popularity on college campuses is no surprise anymore; but, is the popularity administration official? Coker College stepped up their game and set a whole new standard to what collegiate esports is. Check out their progress, and maybe your school can follow along!


CSL Staff Picks: Championship Matchups

March 2, 2018

It's prediction season, so we asked each of our League of Legends content team members for their best guesses about this year's National Championship matchup, as well as one potential Wild Card down the stretch.

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