2019-20 Esports News

  • Rocket League Falls in Bracket Final
    November 12, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League put up a strong fight but fell 3-0 to Aquinas on Thursday in the NACE Fall Rocket League Bracket D final. The Moccasins (10-3) held the Saints (11-3) to just five goals in three games but could not generate offense against a stout Aquinas defense. Aquinas advanced past Bracket B winner Shawnee State to take on Missouri at DreamHack Atlanta for the NACE Fall Rocket League Championship. 
  • Florida Southern College Partners With Misfits Gaming to Host League of Legends Worlds Finals Viewing Party
    November 05, 2019
    LAKELAND, FL - Internationally-recognized brand Misfits Gaming will partner with Florida Southern College esports to host a League of Legends Worlds Final viewing party on Sunday, November 10 at 7 a.m. at the Snakepit at Florida Southern College. The event will feature free breakfast, prizes, gaming setups and live viewing of the G2 Esports vs. Funplus Pheonix Worlds Final.
  • Rocket League Sweeps Comets, Advances to Bracket Final
    November 05, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - It was a freshman frenzy on Monday night as Florida Southern College esports Rocket League dominated in its bracket semifinal match of the NACE Rocket League Championship, sweeping UT Dallas B in a 3-0 rout. The Moccasins (10-3) pulled out two overtime victories over the Comets (9-4), with freshmen Casey Freudenthal (Kabit) and Isaac Garay (Pranzor6) scoring all nine of the Mocs' goals for the evening. FSC now advances to the bracket final against Aquinas. The match will be broadcasted on the program's Twitch channel at FSCMocs.com/twitch, with the winner facing the victor of the Bracket B final late that night.
  • Rocket League Set For First Postseason Match Against Hood
    October 31, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College esports Rocket League team is set for its first match since earning the No. 1 seed for Bracket D of the NACE Fall Championship tonight as they take on Hood College at 8 p.m. The No. 1 Moccasins (7-3) will play the No. 9 Blazers (5-5) in a best-of-five series broadcasted on the program's Twitch channel at FSCMocs.com/twitch, with the winner advancing to face the winner of No. 4 Brescia and No. 4 UT Dallas B on Monday, Nov. 4.
  • Rocket League Sweeps Hood, Advances to Bracket Semifinal
    October 31, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - The Florida Southern College esports Rocket League team dominated in its opening match of the NACE Rocket League Championship, sweeping Hood in a 3-0 rout. The Moccasins (8-3) outscored the Blazers (5-6) by a 13-2 margin. FSC now advances to the bracket semifinal against UT Dallas B broadcasted on the program's Twitch channel at FSCMocs.com/twitch, with the winner facing the victor of the No. 2 Aquinas and No. 3 Lebanon Valley Blue semifinal match.
  • Rocket League Secures No. 1 Seed For NACE Postseason
    October 21, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League locked up a No. 1 seed in NACE playoffs but fell to league leaders Missouri and Boise State last week in two, 3-0 matches. The Moccasins (7-3) fell in overtime to the Tigers (10-0) in game one and lost two 3-1 games to drop the match, while the Broncos (8-2) took close games before dominating in game three for their victory.
  • Rocket League Dominates With Two Sweeps over Hornets and Fighting Scots
    October 17, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League dominated in two sweeps in week four of the NACE Season as they were victorious over Shenandoah and Edinboro. With the victories over the Bears (5-3) and the Fighting Scots (5-3), the Moccasins (7-1) move to the top of the standings and will most likely take on juggernaut Missouri in the last week of regular-season action.
  • Moccasins Drop First Match of Season, Rebound Against Saints
    October 11, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League dropped its first match of the NACE season but rebounded with a victory over St. Clair in this past week's regular-season action. The Moccasins (5-1) nearly pulled a reverse sweep against Northwood (5-1), but fell in the fifth game for a 3-2 loss. The Mocs rebounded with a 3-1 win over St. Clair (4-2), cementing themselves in the top five of the league with four more matches in the season. The top sixteen will advance to postseason play in November.
  • Mocs Dominate in Rocket League, Remain Undefeated
    October 04, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League went undefeated in three NACE matches this past week as they were victorious over Defiance, Shawnee State and Boise State (B team). The Moccasins (4-0) are now only one of four teams that remain undefeated in the NACE season, which includes Boise State (A team), Missouri and Northwood. The Mocs additionally competed in the second Collegiate Rocket League Qualifier, falling in the second round to South Florida.
  • Rocket League Cruises 3-0 over Mustangs, Starts NACE Season Undefeated
    September 27, 2019
    LAKELAND, Fla. - Florida Southern College Rocket League cruised in its opening match of the NACE season on Monday, defeating Morningside, 3-0. The Moccasins (1-0) start the NACE season undefeated after scoring 31 goals in three rounds against the Mustangs (0-1). The Mocs additionally defeated Kent State, 3-0, but fell 3-0 to Illinois in the first qualifier competition for Collegiate Rocket League.