Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 4/18

Who is looking for some Wednesday Wisdom this April 18? 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

Florida State quarterback Deondre Francois was reportedly suspected of selling marijuana… Sorry to everyone at Auburn, but the university’s Greek life decided to self-impose a hard liquor ban… The Oklahoma cheerleader who took a football to the face is getting some attention… A Michigan football player made violent threats against head coach Jim Harbaugh on social media… Lee Corso revealed his least favorite headgear to wear on ESPN College GameDay…


Girl of the Day

Kylie Fears is the Oklahoma cheerleader who got smacked in the face with a football during the Sooners’ Spring Game.


Entertainment News

The 2018 Billboard Music Awards nominees have been announced… Somehow, Danielle Bregoli, aka Bhad Bhabie aka the “Cash me outside girl” has somehow been nominated… Is the UFC heading to ESPN?… Here is the latest news on the WWE Superstar shake up… What’in store for Marvel after “Avengers: Infinity War”?… Brett Favre apparently is not a good football announcer...


What’s Happening Today?

It’s a busy day in the postseason, with three NBA and four NHL playoff games set to take place. The games will air on TNT, NBA TV, NBC Sports Network, and, for some reason, the Golf Channel… The English Premier League also continues with Bournemouth vs. Manchester United on NBCSN at 2:40 p.m. ET…


Highlight of the Day

This man deserves an award for not spilling his beer.


Food of the Day

NEW Ghirardelli Chocolate Hockey Pucks at @SanJoseSharks (Cred: @AramarkSports) #NHLPlayoffs pic.twitter.com/NRhF5Xdms0

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) April 16, 2018

Is there a more perfect snack for NHL Playoff season?