The University of South Dakota Esports team is a student-led, inclusive program where you have opportunity to compete in a variety of online gaming platforms.
Collaborate with other gamers in the state-of-the-art esports arena, newly added to USD’s campus. You’ll have access to 24 new computer stations and two large TVs surrounded by lounge furniture complete with game consoles, including Nintendo Switch, Playstation 4 Pro and Xbox One X.
USD Esports currently participates in the Collegiate Starleague League of Legends, Madden, Rocket League, Counter Strike and Fortnite competitions. The team also participates in Hearthstone, Overwatch, Call of Duty, Rainbow 6: Siege and Valorant competitions. You can compete in weekly Smash Bros tournaments and monthly regional events. If there are other games you want to play competitively, contact the team director at either Connor.Singhisen@usd.edu or Derek.Bierschbach@coyotes.usd.edu.
Watch the USD Esports team stream on Twitch.
Esports Lab Hours
|Monday - Thursday||3:00 p.m - 11:00 p.m.|
|Friday||2:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.|
|Saturday||12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.|
|Sunday||2:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.|
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Take a look the USD Esports Arena from the comfort of your phone, tablet or computer screen.
VERMILLION, S.D. – The University of South Dakota Esports club won $15,000 in the LevelNext Twitter Competition sponsored by Learfield IMG.
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