Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 9/1

Let the long weekend begin, with Saturday, Sept. 1 ringing in a new month and giving our first full Saturday of the 2018 college football season. 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 is back and ESPN College GameDay is set to return. With a new season, it means a new year of guest pickers and the Worldwide Leader in Sports has announced which celebrity will be joining the mix for opening weekend. When the new season kicks off, country music star Luke Bryan will be joining the set to make his picks.

The 2018 college football season kicks into full swing on Saturday, Sept. 1 with a busy week of marquee matchups across the nation. For the opening weekend of the season, ESPN’s College GameDay will be heading to South Bend for a clash between Notre Dame and Michigan. Where will the crew head for Week 2?

COED Girl of the Day

Remember Eminem’s daughter Hailie Scott? Well, she has turned in to a certified smokeshow.

Entertainment News

Eminem surprised the world this week when he dropped a brand new album Kamikaze late Thursday night, Aug. 31. On the album, Eminem takes aim at a number of artists in the hip-hop industry — no mumble rapper is safe — while also giving shoutouts to some of the best like J. Cole and Kendrick Lamar.

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to take on a professional mixed martial artist? Well, Micah Weiner is going to find out first-hand. The Touching Base” producer has trained for 12 weeks at Onnit HQ in Austin, Texas and now he is set to compete in a fight against a pro.

Viral Clip of the Day

LeBron James knows how to hype up the crowd.

Food of the Day

What goes better with college football than a fresh pizza? Be sure to check out this pie from New York City’s Stella 34 Trattoria.

Hottest Instagram Photos: COEDs Of The Week – 8/31
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