The long weekend is finally over, which means its time to hit the alarms and head back to class on Tuesday, Sept. 4. 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
Tyler Phillips of Weequahic High School in New Jersey wasted no time putting his name in the mix for the most incredible touchdown of the year. During the Indians’ season-opening game against the Morris Catholic Crusaders, the senior captain ran through the entire Crusaders defense en route to an unbelievable 65-yard touchdown run.
The FCS wrapped up an exciting Week 1 of the 2018 college football season which means it’s time for the updated rankings. On Monday, Sept. 3, the American Football Coaches Association unveiled the updated AFCA FCS Coaches’ Poll ahead of Week 2.
COED Girl of the Day
With college football season underway, we are discovering some new gems like Olivia Holzmacher, the girlfriend of LSU quarterback Joe Burrows.
Machine Gun Kelly wants the world to know he is not afraid of Eminem. On Monday, Sept. 3, the Cleveland rapper released a scathing diss track “Rap Devil” directed at Slim Shady after Eminem dissed MGK on his surprise album Kamikaze last week.
You can check out the lyrics from the Eminem diss track here.
Viral Clip of the Day
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) September 3, 2018
It has been a while since we’ve seen a quality pool dunk video, but with summer winding down, the UConn men’s basketball team has upped the ante with little time to be topped.
Food of the Day
— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) September 3, 2018
Just when you think that ballpark food can’t get any better, you have teams like the Baltimore Orioles digging into their local ingredients to produce mouth-watering dishes like these incredible Crab Mac N Cheese Fries.