University of Montevallo adds Esports Team
Esports is rapidly gaining recognition as a sport. Internationally, players and teams have earned millions of dollars and have garnered the notice of major athletics brands such as Nike and Adidas. Esports is short for electronic sports and serves as a broad term to describe any video game played competitively. These games are typically played on computers or dedicated video game consoles by teams across the country and can be viewed by audiences via the internet. Last year, according to Riot Games, the creator of the popular “League of Legends,” the game’s world championship match attracted more than 96 million