April 15th, 2020
DANBURY, CT – As the ECAC Esports enters week three of its Community Game Nights competition, 60 schools and over 300 competitors have participated. These weekly events are conducted on Tuesday and Thursday nights, and involve four different game titles: Overwatch, Fortnite, Rocket League and Super Smash Bros. Ultimate.
The Community Game Nights are produced through a collaboration of the ECAC, Collegiate Sports Management Group (CSMG) and LeagueSpot. Competitions will continue through the first week of May.
New schools or competitors interested in joining can do so by registering at the following link: https://forms.gle/ZiVj7kxxixiB1dbs8
The ECAC Esports NBA 2k20 Tournaments Final 4 is set to play tonight at 7pm Eastern. The tournament is supported by iBUYPOWER, HyperX, eFuse, and powered by LeagueSpot. See full bracket here: NBA 2k20 Bracket
The ECAC, CSMG and LeagueSpot will continue to seek new and creative ways to serve ECAC Esports member and intercollegiate esports during this epidemic.
About The ECAC
The ECAC is an 82 year-old organization with over 200 member schools across all NCAA Divisions. The ECAC exists to enhance the experience of student-athletes participating in intercollegiate athletics and provides great value for universities and colleges by sponsoring championships, leagues, bowl games, tournaments and other competitions throughout the Northeast. The ECAC’s esports platform is growing and now totals more than sixty colleges and universities and is expanding the geographic footprint for the conference nationally. The ECAC is also sponsoring competitions and leagues involving other varsity and club sports that do not fall under the umbrella of the NCAA.
About Collegiate Sports Management Group
Founded in 2014, CSMG is a College Sports Properties Group that drives the business performance of college athletic conferences and schools, providing them with a successful growth strategy, and generating revenue to support their athletic departments and initiatives. CSMG esports rights encompasses the ECAC, the NJCAA, and most of the other 20+ conferences represented by CSMG for traditional sports. CSMG specializes in Marketing Rights/Revenue Generation, Content Creation & Distribution, Media Rights Strategy & Negotiation, Sponsorship Sales, Licensing, Event Production & Management, CRM, Ticketing and esports.
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