University of Houston-Downtown brings esports & gaming to campus

The esports industry is projected to bring in more than $1 billion in revenue this year alone.

College campuses across the country are adding esports, including here in Houston. The University of Houston Downtown unveiled its new esports center in November.

The center features 16 gaming stations and an instructor station.

Several teams are forming on campus and an intramural league is starting up. They hope to have a varsity gaming team by Fall 2019.