It’s Thirsty Thursday, Oct. 11, and you can start to taste the weekend. 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 Miami (OH) football team will be tackling Cancer Awareness Month in a very unique way. For the Redhawks’ game on Saturday, Oct. 13, players will be wearing special helmets with cancer awareness ribbons. Each player will be able to customize their helmet.
The Utah football program is set to pay tribute to the Ute tribe with their special “Utah Pride” uniforms that will feature Native American tribal patterns on an incredible white helmet. The rest of the uniform will be the Utes’ standard all-red look.
COED Girl of the Day
Meet Haley Lyons, a student at Florida State University and a member of the Kappa Delta sorority on campus.
Camila Cabello has had an incredible 2018. Her debut album Camilawas an instant success and hit after hit has made its way to the top of the Billboard charts. At the American Music Awards, Cabello, who was once a member of the girl group Fifth Harmony, brought home four awards including Best New Artist of the Year. Now, her latest single “Consequences” has been released.
Viral Clip of the Day
LeBron James casually pulled up to beat the buzzer at halftime as he gave Los Angeles Lakers fans a taste of what he is bringing to L.A.
Food of the Day
This may be the most appetizing thing we’ve ever posted in the “Food of the Day” section if you’re a fan of spice. The Arizona Coyotes are selling the Kachina Burger, which has two mouth-watering ground beef and chorizo patties, pepper jack cheese, guac, bacon, and a cheddar jalapeno bun all while being topped with a jalapeno popper. I have seen heaven.