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Harrisburg University of Science and Technology has one of the best esports facilities and program in the nation.  That’s according to a recent article in The Bingeful. 

The publication ranks HU’s esports and facility at #12 in its ranking of the best 23.

The HU Storm is the University’s only varsity team.  The esports team has won three national collegiate championships since its launch in 2018.   The HU Storm just won the National Association of Collegiate Esports (NACE) Overwatch championship on May 1, 2022.

The Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts is the official home stadium for HU’s Esports arena, practice space and digital locker room. The Whitaker also serves as the hub for Esports scrimmages, competitions, tournaments, conferences and meet-and-greets. Whitaker hosts live in large-screen format, 38 feet high and 70 feet wide, with a 3,000 watt 5 channel digital surround sound system. The space includes seating for 200 people, with room for 700, and space for fans and spectators to attend live matches.

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