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With Esports the Rage, Fresno State Jumps in With Two Teams

Fresno State has joined the growing ranks of universities competing in esports. In fact, the university is fielding two varsity teams competing in two video games — League of Legends and Overwatch. The program, which is overseen by student affairs, is a Mountain West Conference member for esports. Nationwide, more than 170 universities...

Students Flock to Fresno Unified's New eSports Competitions

Bob Nelson, superintendent of Fresno Unified, spoke passionately Monday about the district's new eSports program involving video games such as "Fortnight" and "League of Legends." The competitions, which started recently, are providing a reason for students to become more actively involved in school, Nelson said at the district's annual State...