College esports: The Big Ten Network will air the first live esports match in network history when Maryland takes on Illinois in the BTN League of Legends Championship on Monday, at 6 p.m. at the NA LCS Battle Theater in Los Angeles. The match also can be seen on BTN2Go. Monday's winner will compete in the League of Legends College Championship, which features the eight best college teams from across the continent. Maryland went 4-1 in the East and advanced by beating Ohio State, which stunned top-seeded and unbeaten Michigan in the division semifinal. League of Legends is a fast-paced, team-oriented (5-v-5) online game of skill and strategy with more than 100 million monthly active players worldwide.