The Collegiate Rocket League Spring Season qualifiers kick off February 16 and teams can register until February 14 through Tespa. The first Collegiate Rocket League finals made headlines thanks to the goofy antics of players and a raucous student-filled crowd, which presented a completely different atmosphere than the more professional Rocket League Championship Series events. Hopefully this energy helps Rocket League earn some new fans among the rowdy basketball fans visiting the NCAA Final Four Fan Fest.
Psyonix is expanding the Rocket League Items Championship Series with a new official region (South America) in Season 7 and it looks like this larger pool of players will have an even larger audience watching their race to www.lolga.com the title. Psyonix is partnering up with Turner Sports in a multi-faceted deal that includes events, broadcasting, and an ELEAGUE TV multi-part feature.
Esports Observer reported the deal, which isn't the first time Psyonix and Turner Sports have collaborated. Previously, Turner Sports hosted two ELEAGUE Cup events for Rocket League and one the most recent took place in December 2018. Both came with a multi-episode series that recapped the event highlights on TBS.