Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 7/26

We are powering through another week, with Thursday, July 26 bringing us one day closer to the weekend. 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

College Football Saturdays are fast approaching, and you all know that can only mean one thing. New Uniforms. Yes, the one thing that we can always count on, regardless of how successful your team has been, is some fresh new duds to take the field in. Here is our list of the top 10 programs with the best uniforms.

The Alabama football program will once again be loaded at quarterback for the 2018 season. According to Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban, quarterback Jalen Hurts assured him that he will not be transferring from Tuscaloosa even if he ultimately loses the job to Tua Tagovailoa, who replaced him in the second half of the College Football Playoff National Championship Game to lead Alabama to victory.


Girl of the Day

.Meet Kassidy Cook, a member of the Stanford women’s swimming and dive team who represented the United States at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. During the 2018 season, the Cardinal captured their second-straight and 10th all-time NCAA Women’s Swimming and Diving national championship.


Entertainment News

Madden 19 is coming out in a couple of weeks, and there is already plenty of buzz surrounding the game. Ahead of its release, EA Sports unveiled the full Madden 19 soundtrack which features a number of hip-hop tracks, including one from Atlanta rap trio Migos, “They Can’t Win,” that was recorded exclusively for the game. To make things even better, EA Sports will be updating the soundtrack throughout the year.

By now, Donald Trump has been no stranger to protesters. And when it comes to his star on the Hollwood Walk of Fame, it is used to vandals coming and showing their displeasure for the president. On Wednesday, July 25 when the sun came up, it was revealed that vandals got the best of Trump’s Walk of Fame star once again. Someone took a pick axe to the star overnight, completely destroying the star that was put in place during 2007 to honor his hit NBC show The Apprentice.


Viral Clip of the Day

Wait for it … 😬 #SCNotTop10 pic.twitter.com/TyGr78QD9e

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) July 26, 2018

It’s not every day that professional athletes make you feel like you could do their job. But, well, just watch…


Food of the Day

If you are a fan of ham and cheese, this simple recipe is something you can use to impress your friends and family. Check out this easy to make Giant Croque Monsieur roll that will have you looking like a professional chef.