Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 7/4


Happy Fourth of July, everyone! It’s Wednesday, July 4, and time to celebrate America! 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

blue. The Fourth of July is upon us and as we celebrate our independence, we look back at five best moments in the history of American Sports. From recovering from tragedy to celebrating the most unlikely of upsets, there have been plenty of high moments for the United States on the playing field.

Did your favorite sports moment make the cut?

Instead of being in Canton for Hall of Fame Weekend, Terrell Owens will be hosting his own event to celebrate with those who are closest to him and giving his induction speech at his alma mater of the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.


COED Girl of the Day

Meet Chanel Iman, one of the most recognizable models who has worked with Sports Illustrated and Victoria’s Secret. She is also the wife of former Oklahoma star wife receiver Sterling Shepherd.


Entertainment News

These movies embody the American spirit through sports, wars, even alien invasions! Check out our list of the top 10 films that are bound to put an added spark in your July 4th.

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of Breaking Bad Entertainment Weekly has been churning out a ton of articles, one of which reveals Bob Odenkirk’s — the actor who plays Saul Goodman in both Breaking Bad & Better Call Saul — favorite scene.


Highlight of the Day

The count is official: JOEY CHESTNUT ATE A WORLD RECORD 74 HOT DOGS. 😱 pic.twitter.com/SFY3QYHoEj

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 4, 2018

Joey Chestnut has once again won the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eatig Contest on Fourth of July, this time chowing down on a world record 74 hot dogs.


Refreshment of the Day

NEW for #4thofJuly at @Dbacks: Liberty Lemonade — Bourbon, Club Soda, Fresh Blueberries + Raspberries (Cred: @KelcGrant/@Dbacks) pic.twitter.com/KpZeQXsBfW

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) July 4, 2018

If you need something refreshing during your Fourth of July celebration, why not check out this incredible “Liberty Lemonade” with club soda, fresh blueberries and raspberries, and, of course, some bourbon.