Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 9/3

Happy Labor Day, everyone, it’s Monday, Sept. 3! It’s the final day of the long weekend and one final opportunity to enjoy some free time before heading back to work or class for another week. 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

After a long and grueling spring and summer without any of America’s game, football is finally BACK in our lives in a big way after week one of the college football season. Here is a look at the biggest winners and losers from opening weekend.

ESPN’s Maria Taylor and Alabama football coach Nick Saban found themselves trending on social media following the No. 1 Crimson Tide’s shellacking of Louisville in the season-opener on Saturday, Sept. 1. Taylor had asked Saban a question about the team’s ongoing quarterback controversy involving Tua Tagovailoa and Jalen Hurts when the head coach snapped. Taylor has since responded to the attention her interview received.

COED Girl of the Day

Meet Jeanne Marie Grier, the wife of West Virginia Mountaineers quarterback Will Grier, who shows that the signal-caller is a big winner on and off of the field.

Entertainment News

Labor Day 2018 is here. What will you be doing on your extra day off to celebrate the unofficial end of the summer? Well, if you are a savvy shopper, you will be taking advantage of some incredible deals from a variety of retailers across the country.

Viral Clip of the Day

New York Jets safety Jamal Adams, a former LSU football star and No. 6 overall pick in the 2017 NFL Draft, had a brilliant reaction to the No. 25 Tigers’ shellacking of the No. 9 Miami Hurricanes on Sunday night.

Food of the Day

If you’re looking for a delicious bite on Labor Day, look no further than these no-fuss barbecue ribs which can be done in less than 30 minutes.

Best Labor Day Deals 2018: What & Where To Buy
Best Labor Day Deals 2018: What & Where To Buy