Wake up, it’s Wednesday, October 31. It’s Halloween Day as another month comes to an end. 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 2018 college football season is in full swing and we are now getting our first look at how the postseason could shape up. On Tuesday, October 30, the inaugural College Football Playoff rankings of the season were released by the committee as we gear up for the home stretch of the season.
After a long wait, there has been finally news of what’s going to happen to Coach D.J. Durkin after his paid administrative leave since August. The Terrapins Head Coach will be allowed back with the team and his return is set this weekend when Maryland takes on Michigan State, according to InsideMDSports.com.
COED Girl of the Day
Today, we feature Bailey Medeiros, a student at Bryant University. Bailey is an aspiring law student and a reporter for NESN’s DWTV. Not only is Bailey a law student at Bryant, she is a former Miss Massachussetts Teen USA and was a cheerleader for the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LI and Super Bowl LII. Not too shabby.
Fotios “Freddy” Geas, a 51-year-old mafia hitman who was serving a life sentence for killing a mob boss, has been identified as the man who led “the deadly attack on Whitey Bulger,” according to a report from the Daily Mail.
Viral Clip of the Day
Kawhi Leonard with an MVP-like sequence to ice the Sixers. ❄️ pic.twitter.com/7DVNGJ5ley
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) October 31, 2018
Kawhi Leonard went into beast mode to finish off the Sixers on Tuesday night.
Food of the Day
— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) September 5, 2018
It looks like we need to head to Bridgestone Arena soon, because this Jalapeno Popper Grilled Cheese and Bacon sandwich looks out of this world.