Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 10/22

It is time to start another week, it’s Monday, Oct. 22. 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 Associated Press has dropped its rankings in the AP Top 25 poll following Week 8 of the college football season. And what a wild week it was as the race for the College Football Playoff begins to heat up.

Week 8 of the 2018 college football season is in the books, so it is time to take a look at the new Amway Coaches Poll. The Coaches Poll, which is not part of the College Football Playoff selection committee’s formula to determine the four teams that will compete for the College Football Playoff National Championship, is voted on by 65 FBS head coaches.


COED Girl of the Day

Meet Ashley, a student at Virginia Tech.

During her time at Virginia Tech, Ashley was a member of the Kappa Delta sorority on campus. She was also able to maintain a whopping eight internships while serving as a full-time student.


Entertainment News

Halloween is approaching faster than you think, which is quite scary. If you don’t have your costumes, you better get going on those. Get your decorations out and child scaring ready. Turn your TV on before you miss another showing of Halloween Town.  It’s almost time for spookfest. But, for most of you, Halloween is much different to others. You could easily make it a big deal, or because of your busy schedule, you will choose to make the holiday memorable next year. If you are this person who just doesn’t have time for Halloween but still need a little bit of the holiday scariness. Stop by your closest grocery store and stock up on candy. During this holiday season they are always half-priced, and if you are smart, you will wait the day after Halloween and get each bag of candy for under $5.00. Don’t know what type of candy to get, don’t be scared we will help you Halloween candy slump. Here are the top 10 Halloween candies you should always have during the scariest holiday of the year.


Viral Clip of the Day

.@Kareemhunt7 was on a MISSION 😮

📺: NBC #CINvsKC pic.twitter.com/JcIqJ5mpoI

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 22, 2018

Some people are just not ready to be stopped.


Food of the Day

We threw a Hot Cheeto themed potluck yesterday at work for a going away party and it absolutely rocked. pic.twitter.com/rDJCgsuSF3

— 🎄rich🎄 (@rich_roberts) October 20, 2018

What are those?