Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 4/16

It’s time to start off a new week as we enter the second half of April. College life can be busy, so at times it can be tough to keep up with the daily news cycle. That’s why we bring you Campus Connect, where you can catch the latest news in college sports and entertainment to keep on top of the buzz that everyone on campus will be talking about.
What happened last night? What events are coming up today? We have you covered with all of that and more.
Let’s dive right in.

College Sports News

Rick Pitino wants to get back into coaching and reportedly has his eyes on the Siena vacancy… There will be new kickoff rules in college football beginning with the 2018 season… A member of the Purdue football program has been named the student body president… Check out the full cast of an all-athletes edition of the ABC hit show “Dancing With The Stars”…

Girl of the Day

Meet Anna Congdon, the girlfriend of NFL Draft prospect Saquon Barkley.

Entertainment News

Did you miss the premiere of “Fear The Walking Dead” this weekend? Here’s everything you missed… ‘Full Metal Jacket’ actor and former Marine R. Lee Ermey passed away at 74…Here is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s 2018 class

What’s Happening Today?

The NBA and NHL Playoffs resume on Monday, with Boston vs. Toronto, Tampa Bay vs. New Jersey in the NHL and Miami vs. Philadelphia and San Antonio vs. Golden State in the NBA… Today also marks the 122nd running of the Boston Marathon, which is streaming live online

Highlight of the Day

Food of the Day

'Dancing With The Stars: Athletes' Cast: Full List & Details