Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 7/11

It’s Hump Day, Wednesday, July 11. 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

The 2018 college football season is just over a month away, but that hasn’t stopped analysts from looking ahead to the upcoming year. On Tuesday, July 10, Phil Steele has dropped his highly-anticipated top 25 rankings. Sitting in the top spot is — you guessed it — the Alabama Crimson Tide.

Each and every month, we will scan through the list of available Netflix titles to find a topical sports documentary that will tie into a major event or trending topic that is currently going on in the sports world. This month, we turn our attention to “Team Foxcatcher.”

COED Girl of the Day

Meet Delicia Gordon, the woman who is at the center of the LeSean McCoy scandal.

Entertainment News

While not much is known about the new prequel show, series creator George R.R. Martin did confirm that the show will have an entirely different cast and its title could be “The Long Night.”

What’s On Today?

And then, there was four…

WED: #CROENG #WorldCup

— FIFA World Cup (@FIFAWorldCup) July 7, 2018

The World Cup resumes on Wednesday afternoon with the second of two semifinals as England and Croatia square off for the opportunity to play for the tournament final.

Highlight of the Day

This is one of the more unusual endings to a baseball game you’ll ever see.

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 11, 2018

This might be the craziest ending to a baseball game you have seen.

Food of the Day

FON-DUUUDE™ at @boloneyshoboken: Cheesesteak, 3 🧀 Mushroom Fondue (Raclette, Emmental & Gruyere), Roasted Garlic Spread + Caramelized Onions 🧀🧀

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) July 10, 2018

If you need an overwhelming amount of cheesy goodness, we have the answer to your appetite right here.