Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 6/30

The weekend is in full swing on Saturday, June 30, as we prepare to ring in July. 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

Minor League Baseball teams always have the greatest promotions in sports. With those promotions often times come special uniforms that the teams wear on designated dates and for the Omaha Storm Chasers that has led to some amazing jerseys that will be worn later this summer.

The college football stadium experience is unlike any other live sporting event venue. The crowds are immersed in school spirit, and the atmosphere can’t be replicated anywhere else. From the students to the alumni, to future recruits, and just regular fans, there is something special about a college football atmosphere. Here are the top 10 stadiums in the nation.


COED Girl of the Day

Meet Bayleigh Dayton from Atlanta, a former Miss Missouri who is currently competing on season 20 of the CBS hit reality show Big Brother.


Entertainment News

July is about to be upon us, along with some fresh trailers that have the rest of the year looking better than ever! From action to comedy to suspense, there’s a lot to look forward to on the big screen. Check out these five new trailers and plan your night at the theater in advance.

Netflix is kicking the month of July off right the only way they know how… by giving members a huge list of new titles coming to the platform.


What’s On Today?

We didn't have any football yesterday. It was rubbish.

The good news? We're BACK! #FRAARG // #URUPOR // #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/paIsIhBr9Z

— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) June 30, 2018

The World Cup rolls on as the Round of 16 gets underway. In the opening game of the day, world powers Argentina and France collide for a spot in the quarterfinals. Wrapping up Saturday’s action is a clash between Cristiano Ronaldo’s Portugal squad and Uruguay, led by Luis Suarez.


Highlight of the Day

Level of difficulty: Off the charts 😱#SCtop10 pic.twitter.com/s1bbQz2DIF

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) June 30, 2018

Well, that’s one way to up the difficulty level of your volleyball game.


Food of the Day

Dunkin Donuts

If you are looking for a way to add some excitement to your breakfast, look no further than the new Donut Fries at Dunkin’ Donuts. The Donut Fries are fried croissant dough rolled in sugar. You can also try other two items at Dunkin’ Donuts: a Brown Sugar Cold Brew, Chocolate Coconutty Donut. and a Shark Bite Donut.