Esports at Lakeland University

Interested in eSports? Get Recruited!

Beginning in the fall of 2020, Lakeland University will offer esports to its varsity athletics. Lakeland’s co-ed team will be a member of the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE), which serves as the governing body to more than 150 colleges and universities setting standards for eligibility and conduct for collegiate esports.

Interested? Complete our prospective student-athlete questionnaire below!

    We Want You!

    eSports Games

    Lakeland's team will compete in games such as:

    • League of Legends
    • Overwatch
    • Super Smash Brothers Ultimate
    • Paladins
    • Rocket League
    • Smite
    • Fortnite
    • CSGO
    • ...and more! 

    Additional games will be added in the future based on student interest and additions made by NACE.

    Esports Facility - Coming June 2020!

    Esports Arena

    Coming June 2020

    Lakeland University is building a state-of-the-art Esports Arena. Our 3,000-square foot arena will feature 18 gaming stations, six consoles, a lounge area and space for spectators to enjoy the action.

    Check back soon for pictures! 

    Gaming PC Stations: MSI Trident X Plus 9SD 462US

    • Core i9 processor
    • 16 GB RAM
    • NVIDIA GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER
    • Compact PC
    • RAM 16 GB
    • SSD 512 GB
    • NVMe
    • GigE
    • 802.11ax
    • WLAN: Bluetooth
    • 802.11ax
    • Win 10 Pro
    • MSI gaming desktop is built with MSI fan cooling Graphics Cards - the GeForce RTX 20 series graphics cards. Besides performance being up to 40% better than GeForce GTX 10 series, MSI GeForce RTX 20 series cards also have enhanced cooling efficiency, featuring a dual fan design and the Double Ball Bearings to ensure long-lasting performance.

    Mouse/Keyboard: Logitech Gaming Keyboard & Mouse

    Monitor: Optix MAG24C

    • Curved
    • 23.6"
    • 1920 x 1080 Full HD (1080p)
    • VA
    • 250 cd/m²
    • 3000:1
    • 1 ms
    • HDMI
    • DVI
    • DisplayPort
    • Gaming
    • The Optix MAG24C curved gaming monitor will help you see your opponents and aim with ease. Built with Adaptive Sync technology, the MAG24C can match the display refresh rate with your GPU for ultra-smooth gameplay. Make sure you can hit your mark with all the advanced technologies built in the MSI curved gaming monitors for competitive play.

    Respawn-200 Racing Style Custom Gaming Chairs

    Discord - Free Voice and Text Chat for Gamers

    Join Lakeland's Discord Server

    Free Voice & Text Chat

    Fans, recruits and alumni can interact and follow Lakeland University's Esports program on Discord. Discord is the only free and secure all-in-one voice and text chat designed for gamers.

    Discord is just one way to follow the Lakeland Esports program:

    Follow On Discord

    Head Coach

    Ahman Green

    Ahman Green might be best known in Wisconsin for his Hall of Fame career with the Green Bay Packers, but for eSports enthusiasts, he has also built quite a positive reputation. Green, an eSports entrepreneur and longtime player, was named the first coach of Lakeland University’s new eSports program.

    In The News:

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    Ahman Green, LU eSports head coach, at press conference

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