Turn up, it’s Tuesday, October 30 and we are one step closer to Halloween. 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
Oklahoma football coach Lincoln Riley has led the Sooners to a 7-1 overall record during the 2018 season, but that hasn’t stopped some experts from wondering when his time with the program will be up. A reason for speculation about Riley’s future in Norman is his bright offensive mind and the possibility that some NFL teams could have interested in bringing a young head coach into the mix.
The Mississippi State football team will be breaking out some incredible alternate uniforms when they take the field at Scott Field on Saturday, November 17 for Senior Day. The Bulldogs will be wearing a special “Statesman” alternate uni against the Arkansas Razorbacks which will honor Mississippi State alum and World War II hero Sonny Montgomery.
COED Girl of the Day
Today, we feature Olivia Sysakk, a student at Virginia Commonwealth University. Olivia is a member of the Phi Mu sorority on campus. And if the name Sysakk sounds familiar, that is because Olivia is the identical twin sister of our COED Girl of the Day from Monday, Jessica Sysakk.
The Ultimate Fighting Championship returns to pay-per-view on Saturday, November 3 for UFC 230. The event brings us a heavyweight championship bout between current titleholder Daniel Cormier and top contender Derrick Lewis at the world’s most famous arena, New York City’s Madison Square Garden. Here is a preview to get you hyped.
Viral Clip of the Day
Klay Thompson just made the most first-half 3s EVER 🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥🔥
He went 6/7 in the first quarter alone. pic.twitter.com/1k2NW4ty83
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 30, 2018
Klay Thompson was on fire Monday night, setting an NBA record for the most three-pointers made in a first half.
Food of the Day
To celebrate the holiday season, Taco Bell is bringing the spice with some Taco Bell “Diablo” Tortilla Chips that are available at a 7 Eleven near you for a limited time only.