Indiana Esports Development LLC has announced a partnership with the Horizon League, an NCAA Division I athletics conference, to bring the Esports Combine to their annual basketball championships held at the historic Indiana Farmers Coliseum and Event Center. The Esports Combine is the world’s premier collegiate recruiting event for esports athletes, bringing in leading panel discussions, industry experts, and educational roundtables.
“We’re excited to have this esports event happening in conjunction with the Horizon League Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships,” said Kelley Ford, Assistant Commissioner for Competition and Basketball Strategies. “Our League seeks to be innovative and we view The Esports Combine as an opportunity to further cultivate our relationship with the Indiana Esports Development, LLC as they continue their efforts to make Indiana the premier esports hub.”
In addition to the men’s and women’s basketball tournaments, this year’s championships will bring an esports component that will feature an NBA 2K showcase where the country’s best esports athletes can compete for college scholarships and a chance to get recruited by professional esports organizations.
(All information was provided by GamingLyfe)