It’s Monday, April 30, and it’s time to start off a fresh week. 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
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) April 29, 2018
Which college football conference had the most players selected in the 2018 NFL Draft?… Michigan football legend Charles Woodson guarantees the Wolverines will beat Ohio State in 2018… Baker Mayfield’s first throw in Cleveland did not go as planned… Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale makes her primetime debut as a part of the “Dancing With The Stars” all-athlete cast…
Girl of the Day
Meet Johanna Lundback, the wife of Utah Jazz forward Jonas Jerebko.
Plenty happened over the weekend, most notably comedian Michelle Wolf sent Washington D.C. into a frenzy with her roast at the 2018 White House Correspondents dinner… Kanye West returned to the headlines, but this time it was for a new single featuring T.I. titled “Ye vs. The People“… Kanye also hinted at the cover art for his upcoming June album, along with a potential title… Cleveland Cavaliers forward Tristan Thompson is apparently upset with Kim Kardashian over this jab… Here is what you missed on the latest episodes of “Westworld” (RECAP) and “Fear The Walking Dead” (RECAP).
What’s Happening Today?
An all-athlete edition of “Dancing With The Stars” premieres on Monday night; here is the cast… The Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics take center stage in the NBA world as the lone playoff game on Monday night. The two teams will tip-off on TNT in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinals series… In the NHL, there will be a playoff doubleheader featuring the Boston Bruins vs. Tampa Bay Lightning and Las Vegas Golden Knights vs. San Jose Sharks… Tottenham Hotspur takes on Watford in the English Premier League on NBCSN…
Viral Clip of the Day
The Eagles drafted Jordan Mailata, a 6-foot-8, 346-pound rugby stud from Australia. pic.twitter.com/G1PXGpxJJq
— NFL on ESPN (@ESPNNFL) April 28, 2018
Philadelphia Eagles seventh-round pick Jordan Mailata used to be a rugby player, and his highlight reel is absolutely insane.
Food of the Day
The Baltimore Orioles are taking things up a notch by mixing two American classics — a hot dog and mac ‘n cheese — with a standout local ingredient: crab. There’s no way this doesn’t satisfy your taste buds.