Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 11/22

It’s Friday, November 23, so we hope everyone is dealing with the likely Thanksgiving hangover. 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

With the “Holy War” just around the corner, the Utah football program has unveiled one of the best hype videos you have ever seen. The Utes took to social media this week to promote their rivalry game against the BYU Cougars with the video.

The Miami football program has suffered a major loss on the offensive side of the ball. On Wednesday, November 21, the Hurricanes announced that leading wide receiver Jeff Thomas has been dismissed from the team after he missed practice.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Madison Dallas, a student at Syracuse University. Madison, a native of Saratoga Springs, is a member of the Syracuse Orange’s cheerleading squad.


Entertainment & Lifestyle

Yes, it’s a horrible day that can bring some good. But, from what it is known for, Black Friday is an awful day. You are asking to be sent to the hospital when you are running into stores and malls for the best deals. Riots get started, weapons are involved, no matter how short your hair is it will be pulled. Why have such a fantastic day of Thanksgiving and then had a day that’s literally called “black Friday”? The name sounds scary. Now, we know you may not care about the horrors of Black Friday and still go out in the darkness. So, here are some tips on how not to end up in the hospital on black Friday.


Viral Clip of the Day

Four years ago today, @obj made this ridiculous catch.

Still can't get enough of it. (via @NFL)pic.twitter.com/TUCTYOSVgF

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) November 23, 2018

Happy four-year anniversary to one of the best catches we will ever see.


Food of the Day

NEW for Thanksgiving: Thanksgiving Pizza at @Lions — Roasted Turkey, Stuffing + Cranberries + Turkey Gravy (Cred: @LevyRestaurants & @SusanMariecooks) pic.twitter.com/orjmumgNPi

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) November 21, 2018