Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 11/5

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Wake up, it’s Monday, November 5 and it’s time to start another fresh week. 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 10 of the college football season. And what a wild week it was as the race for the College Football Playoff begins to heat up. Here are the latest AP Top 25 rankings.

Week 10 of the 2018 college football season is in the books, which means it was time to introduce a new batch of uniforms to the nation. And as will be the case throughout the year, a segment on SportsCenter ahead of College GameDay gives us an up-close look at some of the best uniforms of the weekend.


COED Girl of the Day

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Today, we feature Jenna Zimmerman, a student at the University of Florida. Jenna is a member of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority on campus, while also running her own fashion and beauty blog Vogue & Vuitton.


Entertainment News

Daniel Cormier vs. Derrick Lewis served as the main event of UFC 230 on Saturday, November 3 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. Cormier, the UFC light heavyweight and heavyweight champion, put his heavyweight title on the line when he entered the Octagon against Lewis. If you missed out on Saturday’s action, we have you covered. The full video highlights for Cormier vs. Lewis can be seen below.

Boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. Is set to return to combat sports on New Year’s Eve in what is sure to be a bizarre, but intriguing bout. On Monday morning, Mayweather appeared at a press conference to announce he will be fighting 20-year-old undefeated Japanese kickboxing phenom Tenshin Nasukawa.


Viral Clip of the Day

🚨 TIP DRILL 🚨

📺: FOX #LARvsNOpic.twitter.com/t8CPVmgtHD

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) November 4, 2018

Sometimes it is just better to be lucky than good.


Food of the Day

NEW Bubble Taco at @Spurs: Nitrogen 🍦, Strawberry/Blueberry Topping, Semi-Sweet Chocolate Sauce, White Chocolate Shavings, Whipped Cream + FUNNEL CAKE FRIES Inside Bubble Waffle (Cred: @AramarkSports) pic.twitter.com/0sMSBcLgOk

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) November 2, 2018

The San Antonio Spurs are coming through big with a “Bubble Taco” that comes filled with nitrogen ice cream, strawberry/blueberry topping, semi-sweet chocolate sauce, white chocolate shavings and whipped cream all on top of funnel cake fries.