Wake up! It’s Wednesday, May 9. 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
— NCAA (@NCAA) May 8, 2018
Navy lacrosse senior Ingrid Boyum used the military to achieve a childhood dream… A couple is accused of faking their son’s cancer in order to solicit donations and gain access to the Syracuse football program… 11 fraternity brothers are headed to trial over the death of Timothy Piazza… The students at Stoneman Douglas made an incredible and inspirational music video for their song, “Shine”… Villanova landed a transfer that has the potential to blossom into a star… The University of Incarnate Word will have the nation’s only camouflage end zones…
Girl of the Day
Taylor Swift is kicking off her “Reputation Stadium Tour” this week, but rising star Camila Cabello is the one who will have everyone talking.
Here is a list of celebrities that love playing Fortnite as much as you… Taylor Swift and Katy Perry appear to have squashed their feud so all is great in the universe again… The director of Avengers has opened up about the movie’s controversial ending… Kylie Jenner’s Instagram account was hacked by… Kris Jenner?…
What’s Happening Today?
The postseason is beginning to wind down… With the NHL returning in 24 hours, it is the NBA that takes center stage… in the Eastern Conference semifinals, it is the Philadelphia 76ers and Boston Celtics that go toe-to-toe in an elimination game… If the Celtics come away with the win, the 76ers are heading home…
Highlight of the Day
Pick up Steph at half court or else ☔️ pic.twitter.com/GBRfVnDmZh
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) May 9, 2018
There is a reason that Steph Curry has the nickname he does in China.
Food of the Day
— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) May 7, 2018
If you aren’t going to enjoy a fresh taco on Taco Tuesday, go with the next best thing. Thanks to the Cincinnati Reds, you can enjoy an incredible tortilla bowl filled with pulled pork, mac ‘n cheese, baked beans, coleslaw, and Montgomery Inn barbecue sauce. Tacos and BBQ mixed together? Sign me up!