Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 7/13

It’s Friday the 13th as we approach the midway point 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

The Ohio State Buckeyes are the best athletic program in the country, according to a recent list of detailed rankings. The website ranked programs based on sucess in football, men and women’s basketball, and “wild card” sports.

Beginning in the fall of 2018, Oklahoma State athletics will introduce alcohol sales. The beer sales will be featured at up to 20 locations adjacent to existing concession stands throughout Boone Pickens Stadium, according to the athletic program. Sales will be monitored by Sodexo, Oklahoma State’s concessions partner.


Busted Coverage Girl of the Day

The Pac 12 delivers once again, this time with Jasmine from UCLA.


Entertainment News

On Thursday, July 12, the nominations for the 2018 Emmy Awards were announced. This year, the 70th annual Primetime Emmys will return to NBC for the first time since 2014 on Sunday, Sept. 17. The awards ceremony will be held at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles with Colin Jost and Michael Che of Saturday Night Live’s “Weekened Update” set to host the show. Was your favorite actor, actress or show nominated for an Emmy?


Highlight of the Day

He's FLOATING 🐰 #SCtop10

(via mr.kabeya/Instagram) pic.twitter.com/PuxNOPqNvF

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 12, 2018

This leaping ability is superhuman.


Food of the Day

Green Chile 🍩 Burger for July 4th at @ABQTopes: Green Chile 🍔 On Green Chile @Rebel_Donut_ABQ Buns (Cred: @SpectraExp) #TBT 🍩🍩 pic.twitter.com/TXETdJdMrC

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) July 12, 2018

The Albuqurque Isotopes knew how to tease fans’ tastebuds in the month of July with the incredible green chili burger which features Rebel Donut buns.