UVU eSports Adapts to Changes on Campus due to Pandemic

October 8, 2020

Reading Time: 2 minutes When the COVID-19 pandemic forced the shutdown of schools, businesses and sports leagues across the country, video games and eSports seemed primed to take a step forward into the spotlight. Not only did they provide a chance for family and friends to play together virtually, they helped satisfy so many Americans’ desire for competition — […]

Esports team aims for more recognition

September 11, 2019

Reading Time: 2 minutes In April 2019, UVU’s esports club had the opportunity to compete in Collegiate Rocket League (CRL) for $50,000 in cash prizes. Rocket League is described as “supersonic acrobatic rocket-powered battle-cars” according to the website. Two teams of four try to score goals in a domed arena.  “This was the biggest tournament we have played in […]