Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 10/25

It’s Throwback Thursday, October 25 and the weekend is almost 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

Michigan football star Rashan Gary has been battling injuries throughout the 2018 season. He has been held out of action for the past few weeks after aggravating his injury against Northwestern on Oct. 6. Few details have been provided on his status, but Gary’s mother, Jennifer Coney-Shepherd has provided an update on his injury which is to his AC joint.

With the 2018 college football season past its midway point after eight weeks of play, the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award Presented by A.O. Smith has cut down the list of candidates for the award has been cut from the top 30 to the top 15. The award is presented annually since 1987 to the nations top college quarterback, based on accomplishments both on and off the field.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Starr Skyler, a student at the University of Central Florida. Starr is a member of the Kappa Delta sorority on campus.


Entertainment News

Netflix is kicking the month of November off right the only way they know how… by giving members a huge list of new titles coming to the platform! For fans of the Netflix originals, there is great news with a number of new films and Netflix original films coming to the streaming service. Included in the new additions to Netflix are season 6 of House of Cards, Narcos: Mexico, and Patriot Act with Hasan Minhaj.


Viral Clip of the Day

51 points. 11 made 3-pointers. Only played 3 quarters.

Steph was unconscious tonight. pic.twitter.com/TnjZqVKO4q

— ESPN (@espn) October 25, 2018

Steph Curry continued to prove why he is one of the best shooters the NBA has ever seen.


Food of the Day

NEW for #WorldSeries: #DoDamage Surf & Turf Burger at @RedSox — 6 oz. Savenor’s Patty, @YankeeLobster Lobster Meat, @KingsHawaiian Big Island Lava Sauce (Cred: @davidfreireich) [Big Concourse] pic.twitter.com/T9lLqABLZh

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) October 24, 2018

The ballpark food for the 2018 World Series between the Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers continues to blow us away. The latest addition to the Fenway Park menu is the “Do Damage Surf & Turf” Burger which is a 6 oz. patty topped with lobster meat and Big Island lava sauce.