Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 6/28

It’s Throwback Thursday, June 28, and the weekend is rapidly approaching. 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

Some people grow up dreaming that they could one day make it on the basketball court but there is another way to earn quite a pretty penny while on the other side of the court. That’s right, there are some college basketball coaches who have considerable net worths. Let’s take a look at some of the top 10 richest college basketball coaches on earth right now.

The Oregon State University Beavers prepare themselves for the College World Series Final against Arkansas in Omaha this week. The Beavers have had plenty of help from junior center fielder Steven Kwan to get them there.

COED Girl of the Day

Meet Rachel DeMita, a former All-American college basketball player who is now an avid YouTuber and host of NBA 2KTV.

Entertainment News

Police have identified 22-year-old Robert Allen as a second person of interest in the murder of 20-year-old rapper XXXTentacion. The Broward County Sheriff’s Office is looking to speak with Allen after surveillance footage showed Allen standing outside RIVA Motorsports the day of the shooting.

Taleedah Tamer is a Saudi Arabian model who appeared on the cover of the July/August issue of Harper’s Bazaar Arabia. It is her first international magazine cover. Prior to her work for Harper’s Bazaar, Tamer previously modeled for Korloff perfumes and the retailer Rubaiyat.

What’s On Today?

A national champion will be crowned when Arkansas and Oregon State battle it out in Game 3 of the 2018 College World Series… As the group stage of the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia winds down, there are another four games on the schedule. Senegal vs. Colombia, Japan vs. Poland, England vs. Belgium, and Panama vs. Tunisia are the games set to take place.

Highlight of the Day

Brent Suter was going to let nothing stop him from making that tag at first base.

Food of the Day

We are all for creative and adventurous foods, but the line has to be drawn somewhere. When you start wrapping your sandwiches in slices of pizza, that is where we draw the line.

#WCW: Haleigh Broucher, Texas A&M
#WCW: Haleigh Broucher, Texas A&M