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ESports 101: Gaming Scholarships on the Rise
Staying up late, playing video games is finally starting to pay off for some. In the past few years, esports have exploded in growth. Online gaming tournaments have started to rival traditional sports like football and basketball in their size and viewership, as thousands of fans pack arenas and cheer on their favorite gamers. Sounds like something you would see on a Saturday in the fall at a college campus, right? Well, pretty soon, you could. Esports have been around for nearly two decades, but are fairly new to the collegiate arena. Nearly 200 colleges have begun to offer varsity