Lions Faceoff in Overwatch Esport Competition December 2
Molloy College's Esport Overwatch team will compete with the NYIT Cybears Sunday, December 2 from 6 - 8 p.m. at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum. The match will immediately follow an NBA G League basketball game featuring the Long Island Nets. That game begins at 3 p.m., with spectators able to attend both the Nets game and the Overwatch match for a single price of $25.
Molloy College is part of the new East Coast Conference League of Legends league that will begin play in February, and the college is the exclusive higher education partner for four esport events to be held each year at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum.
Molloy College currently fields teams in League of Legends (an official sport of the East Coast Conference) and Overwatch. Molloy will hold tryouts in January for scholarship offers for the 2019-20 academic year.