League of Legends

Michigan State’s Next Sports Championships May Be Lurking In Cyberspace

Oct 15, 2019
Egames
MSU League of Legends

MSU’s League of Legends esports team is one of the best in college, and the players are setting Big Ten and national championships as their 2019-20 goal.

Michigan State Video Game Development Lives Up To Top 10 Rating

May 17, 2019
Amanda Poole

Video games are more than something Michigan State students play. The development of new games, and the academic study of the science is putting MSU at the head of the class nationally.

 

Michigan State’s eSports Association Works to Improve Culture and Inclusivity

Feb 6, 2019
eSports
Brendan Przywara

The association is one of the fastest growing at MSU and wants to set a positive atmosphere for all members.

Competitive Video Game StarCraft Finds Strong Following at Michigan State

Dec 7, 2018
Sam Tracy

StarCraft Has Been Long Popular in South Korea, but Now Is Spreading at the Collegiate Level

Michigan State Wades into the World of E-Sports Through League of Legends

Oct 3, 2018
E-Sports
Trevor Toczydlowski

MSU’s League of Legends team part of growing collegiate trend across the U.S., embracing the wave of e-sports competitors and fans.

League of Legends game image
Courtesy photo / Big Ten Network

From staggering livestream numbers to mainstream attention, eSports are growing. Professional events attract viewers from around the world, and even in Michigan, players vie for cash rewards.


Current Sports | June 19, 2017

Jun 19, 2017
MSU League of Legends team photo
Courtesy photo / Big Ten Network

U.S. Open; Brooks Koepka; Competitiveness in Sports; eSports; League of Legends; Noah Waltzer; Detroit Tigers; Petr Mrazek; Detroit Red Wings; Weekend Winners.


MSU students embracing League of Legends gaming trend

May 7, 2017

The multiplayer game is one of the hottest in the world, and is working its way into mainstream sports culture.