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BIG EAST Announces League Of Legends February Schedule  

League of LegendsThe spring 2021 League of Legends schedule continues into February with new times. Through six rounds of action, DePaul and Butler lead with matching records of 5-0-1 and 15 points.

Connecticut, Georgetown, St. John’s and Seton Hall tie for third at 4-0-2 and 12 points. Marquette ranks seventh currently with nine points and a 3-0-3 record. Providence is in eighth with a 1-0-6 record and three points. Villanova ranks ninth with a 1-0-5 record and three points. The teams are competing in League of Legends Summoners Rift.

BIG EAST and Electronic Gaming Federation logosThe spring competitions consist of a best-of-one double round robin, with each team playing each other team once. Each team plays two matches per week. Starting side choice is randomly predetermined such that each team has first side choice in half their games, and one game with first side choice against each opponent. The competition is run by Battlefy.

Four matches have been selected for the following three weeks to be live streamed on the Electronic Gaming Federation’s Official Twitch channel, along with the newly launched BIG EAST Twitch channel

Match times for the next three weeks will be 1 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. ET. Below is the schedule for the live matches through Feb. 27. The live schedule is subject to change week to week.

The full bracket and schedule with stats and standings can be found on the Battlefy website.

To follow updates on social media, follow #BIGEASTesports. For more on the BIG EAST Conference’s involvement in Esports visit www.BIGEAST.com/esports.

EGF/BIG EAST Twitch Broadcast Schedule (As of 2/12)

  • Saturday, Feb. 13, 1:00 p.m.
    Seton Hall vs. Marquette
    Stream: OfficialEGF
  • Saturday, Feb. 20, 1:00 p.m.
    Seton Hall vs. Georgetown
    Stream: OfficialEGF

About Seton Hall Esports
A leader in the field, Seton Hall has had an esports club team since 2013. Among the first University gaming organizations in the state of New Jersey to be recognized, the team has been asked by a number of gaming organizations to provide insight into the future of collegiate gaming. The Seton Hall Esports team has played a pivotal role in the shaping and formation of league-sanctioned collegiate play. In November 2019, the University completed construction on a state-of-the-art computer lab and esports facility with dedicated and optimized computers for students' recreational and competitive use. The Pirates are Spring 2020 ESL-Big East League of Legends Champions, the 2020 BIG EAST-MAAC Esports Tournament Rocket League Champions, and the 2018 Big East Inaugural Rocket League Winter Invitational Champions.

About the BIG EAST
The BIG EAST Conference is an association of 11 nationally prominent colleges and universities that foster healthy athletic competition, community service and the pursuit of excellence in academic environments. The athletic programs of BIG EAST institutions provide national-caliber participation opportunities for more than 4,100 student-athletes on over 200 men’s and women’s teams in 22 sports. Established in 1979 and headquartered in New York City, the BIG EAST’s members are located in eight of the country’s top 36 largest media markets and include Butler University, University of Connecticut, Creighton University, DePaul University, Georgetown University, Marquette University, Providence College, St. John’s University, Seton Hall University, Villanova University and Xavier University. For more information, visit www.bigeast.com.

About EGF
Founded in 2015, EGF is the national governing body for formalized collegiate D-I esports and high school level leagues. EGF’s youth, high school and D-I collegiate leagues are inspired by the best aspects of traditional sports to create opportunities for students and schools to engage and advance. For more information or to inquire about collegiate participation, please visit EGF.gg , follow @officialEGF on Twitter, Instagram and Twitch and Facebook or contact info@EGF.gg

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