Volleyball team wins ASC Championships

Volleyball team wins ASC Championships

Comets unseat top-seeded Mary Hardin-Baylor for ASC title, advance to second round of NCAA D-III championships for the fourth time

The volleyball team concludes their year with an 18-10 overall record, after winning the program’s record-setting seventh ASC Title and advancing to the second round in the NCAA D-III championships. After an injury-laden first half of the season, the Comets battled their way into the second seed for the Conference...

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The best and worst of esports today: 11/15/21

The best and worst of esports today: 11/15/21

The Smash team claims victory and the Overwatch Team makes playoffs in this week's best of five update!

Collegiate Smash Trophy is claimed yet again Some connection issues here, some close fights there, but in the end, the UTD Smash team proves once again that they stand on top of the collegiate crew battles smash scene. With the lack of an “official” crew scene from CSL this semester,...

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The best and worst of esports today

The best and worst of esports today

Worlds comes to a close, Rocket League carries on and a massive tailgate is held in our backyard.

Esports runs the largest tailgate at UTD Going off the front page, the team ran a massive tailgate event in the SU green, attracting at least 400 checked in Comets to get half a McDonald’s sandwich and a CokeZero to celebrate Zach “grafetti” Rendulic’s victory at the summer Brag House...

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Women’s Volleyball serves up wins to end the season

Women’s Volleyball serves up wins to end the season

Team confident heading into Conference tournament, having won 8 of their last 9 games.

UTD Volleyball clinched the No. 2 seed in the American Southwest Conference postseason tournament with a three-match sweep of ETBU on Tuesday, Oct. 26. The team will use the remainder of their schedule to prepare for the postseason – beginning Thursday, Nov. 4 – where they hope to take on...

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PC bangs provides a dedicated space for aspiring esports players to say ‘GG EZ’

PC bangs provides a dedicated space for aspiring esports players to say ‘GG EZ’

GG EZ Gaming Café hosts esports esports tournaments with UTD clubs and more

With a return to in-person operations, many student organizations, gaming or otherwise, have flocked to a rarer sight in America but a staple of Korean gaming culture: the local PC bang. UTD’s local PC bang is the GG EZ Gaming Café, home to PCs loaded with a variety of games...

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Coach check-in: Terry Butterfield

Coach check-in: Terry Butterfield

Men's basketball head coach says young team is expected to play 'exciting' brand of basketball this winter

In this week’s Coach Check-in, I sat down with Terry Butterfield, men’s basketball head coach, to discuss the makeup of the team’s roster and what preparation for the season is going to look like. So, first off, with the season starting in a couple weeks, what does preseason preparation for...

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Coach check in: Hemal “Hemal” Salvi

Coach check in: Hemal “Hemal” Salvi

LoL coach discusses beginning of season, team future

Today on Coach Check-in, I sat down with head League of Legends coach Hemal “Hemal” Salvi to discuss the beginning of the team’s season and its future. I cast y’alls game the other day, and I saw that you were in the midlane. How did that happen? So in the...

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Comets clash with DFW’s best smashers

Comets clash with DFW’s best smashers

On-campus tournament returns, providing cheap competitive alternativ

Comets can return to on-campus Smash Ultimate battles against top players in the DFW area with the return of Comet Clash to the SU on Sunday evenings. The student-organized Comet Clash Smash tournament returns after spending time at the Blackstone Launchpad and waiting out the brunt of the pandemic. The...

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Best Of Five: The best and worst of esports today

Best Of Five: The best and worst of esports today

It’s a good day to be a fan of UTD esports. The Overwatch team is putting up undefeated scorelines, the Rocket League team is off to the races and the Smash team is showing results at Comet Clash, Freaks, Low Tide City and more. Let’s dive in! Comets beat the...

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Ex-pro coach comes to collegiate OW

Ex-pro coach comes to collegiate OW

The former OWL coach comes to UTD to pursue an MBA and collegiate Overwatch success

From college to the Overwatch League and back again, UTD’s new head Overwatch coach has proven he can compete professionally while also furthering his education and the Overwatch team’s experience. Christopher “Bani” Benell, MBA student and new head coach of the Overwatch team, is the former Washington Justice coach and...

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