Ladies and gentlemen, December is finally here. It’s Monday, December 3, so let’s get rolling with another 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 2018 college football regular season is in the books and it is time to prepare for bowl season and the race for the national championship. On Sunday, December 2, the final College Football Playoff rankings were released by the committee as we now know the final four teams who will be vying it out for a chance to raise the trophy.
The Associated Press has dropped its rankings in the AP Top 25 poll following Championship Weekend of the college football season. Earlier in the day, the College Football Playoff selection committee announced its rankings which set the final four teams that will compete for the national championship in stone, but the AP Top 25 still carries some prestige as we gear up for another busy bowl season.
COED Girl of the Day
Today, we feature Emily Hurley, a student at Emerson College. Emily, who hails from New Jersey, has already amassed more than 23,000 followers.
Entertainment & Lifestyle
Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury put on a show at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, California on Saturday, December 1. The heavyweights clashed for Wilder’s WBC heavyweight championship, but ultimately neither fighter was able to come away with the win. The end result of the epic 12-round war was a split draw, which left Wilder retaining his title.
Viral Clip of the Day
— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 2, 2018
Buffalo Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes got into a heated argument with an official after the team’s loss to Miami on Sunday.
Food of the Day
— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) November 30, 2018
What do the pizza gods have to say about this?