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With nearly 200 institutions in the United States alone offering athletic scholarships for eSports, increasing numbers of up-and-coming gamers are also students. These students need sharp mental focus to keep up with the demands of collegiate coursework and remain competitive in the arena. In a clinical study conducted on healthy students, it was found that “…[t]he neuropsychological measures for efficiency of attention, freedom from distractibility, and working memory improved significantly.”