Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 10/5

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Everyone celebrate, it is Friday, Oct. 5 and the weekend is finally here. 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

The Stonehill College community was left heartbroken Tuesday morning when just around 3:30am authorities discovered the body of the Skyhawks junior offensive lineman and former Ramsey High track star Marc Tarabocchia after what has been deemed an “apparent suicide” at the team’s football facility.

Legendary sports columnist Dave Anderson has passed away at the age of 89. Dave Anderson has spent 40 years in New York Times as a sportswriter, winning many awards such as the Pulitzer Prize.


COED Girl of the Day

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Meet Hailey Tucker, a student-athlete at Southwestern Oklahoma State University.


Entertainment News

Once again, Conor McGregor showed up late to a UFC press conference. And once again, it was easily worth the wait.


Viral Clip of the Day

New uniform.

Same celebration 👑 pic.twitter.com/H5YtMkXrNi

— NBA on ESPN (@ESPNNBA) October 5, 2018

It may not be the best highlight in the world, but LeBron James is finally scoring in his Los Angeles Lakers uniform.


Food of the Day

NEW FOR #NLDS: Mac N Cheese Hot Link Burrito at @Dodgers: Pulled Pork + Baked Beans (Cred: @RowanKavner & @LevyRestaurants) 🧀🧀 pic.twitter.com/kAWPF6ekku

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) October 4, 2018

This may be the fusion that you never saw coming with the Los Angeles Dodgers offering a pulled pork burrito that has baked beans and mac ‘n cheese.