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Twitch, Cxmmunity Announce Second Season of HBCU Esports League



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Amazon streaming platform Twitch and non-profit esports company Cxmmunity have officially unveiled the second season of the HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities) Esports League.

Cxmmunity’s Twitch channel will air the 22-week league that kicks off on August 18th and will run until April 6th, 2022. The season is slated to feature 25 HBCU’s that will compete in Madden and NBA2K.

“We’re incredibly proud to bring the HBCU Esports League back for its second season with the support of Twitch, Verizon and Discover” Ryan Johnson, Co-Founder and Executive Director of Cxmmunity said in an official release.

“This will continue building competition and galvanizing the community across our partner colleges and universities.”

The series will highlight a number of esports players and esports teams across not only a highly visible channel on Twitch, but a number of twitch channels and twitch streams that will likely be streaming the event as well.

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