This Fall, EGF launched the first season of the EGF Rival Series with 8 colleges from across the US. Ultimately, Stony Brook University out of NY took 1st place in Overwatch, Hearthstone and League of Legends followed by Boston University and University of Delaware in second place.
You can check out the highlights and full matches from the series on our YouTube.
This fall, 8 universities faced off in intense competition across Hearthstone, Overwatch, and League of Legends, battling for glory and the first to become the EGF College Rival Champion. After 4 qualifiers, 4 teams met in the championship tournament this past weekend to find out who would reign supreme. You can check out the VODs from the entire tournament on our YouTube channel.
In week 2 of the EGF Rival Series NJIT came to play against Stony Brook University in a best of three series. Due to team complications there were no scheduled Hearthstone or Overwatch matches for the two teams making League of Legends as the focus of the day’s competitions.
With all of the hype around the first week of match’s UMass and Columbia didn’t disappoint. In a great series of matches across Overwatch and League of Legends, UMass would ultimately find victory over Columbia in Overwatch and League of Legends while Columbia would advance in Hearthstone. Check out our detailed breakdown of the matches and be sure to check out our YouTube for highlights and full VODs of each match.
This Sunday marks the first match of the EGF Rival Series - a tournament series focused on celebrating the core of collegiate competition - rivalries. This Fall 8 colleges will compete 1 on 1 in League of Legends, Overwatch, and Hearthstone.