Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 8/25

It’s Saturday, Aug. 25, college football is back and the weekend is in full swing! 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

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer was suspended for three games to start the 2018 season for his mishandling of the domestic abuse allegations surrounding former wide receivers coach Zach Smith. Meyer issued a statement regarding the suspension shortly after the news surfaced, but it was not well-received. Now, he is changing his tune.

The Indiana football program has suspended a key member of the offense ahead of the start of the 2018 season. On Friday, Aug. 24, the Hoosiers announced that starting running back Morgan Ellison has been suspended from all football activities indefinitely. The release, however, did not give any specific details on why the running back was suspended.


COED Girl of the Day

To celebrate the start of the 2018 college football season, we will go with a group of girls, the University of Florida cheerleaders.


Entertainment News

It is time to update your playlist with some of the newest tracks released in the music industry. Each and every week, new songs are released, but it may be hard to keep up with what has been dropped. That’s where we come in, scanning the internet for the newest songs you should be listening to.

One of the newest forms of mainstream musicians, DJ’s have had a huge surge in popularity during the past fifteen years or so. Many of these DJ’s rose up with this increased prominence to the point that they attained fame on par with most other established musicians, all while gaining huge amounts of wealth in the process. By looking into both the songs they have produced, as well as their constant touring schedules we can get some insight into how these DJ’s amassed the wealth they have today.


Viral Clip of the Day

WHOA 😮

(via @killerjunior23) pic.twitter.com/ZVnyHKOWfu

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) August 23, 2018

Oh, okay, young fella! That is how you elevate.


Food of the Day

#BREAKING: WORLD'S LONGEST CHICAGO DOG created today! 44-feet long breaks @ConanOBrien's 40-ft record (Cred: @BCC_WPB) 🌭🌭 pic.twitter.com/szsTbxtqv6

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) August 24, 2018

This is absurd and no one on Earth would ever be able to eat it, but it’s so ridiculous that we had to feature the 44-foot world record.