It’s Thursday, December 20, so it is almost time to embark on some holiday travel. 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
Amidst a crazy and tumultuous National Signing Day across the country where high school seniors are making life-changing decisions, Hanahan High School’s Cooper Dawson’s decision to attend Syracuse University may be one of the most prolific of the day.
National Signing Day is always full of incredible moments and the early signing period in 2018 has been no different. Four-star safety Jeremiah Criddell, who is the No. 4-ranked athlete in the nation according to the ESPN 300, appeared on the Worldwide Leader in Sports on Wednesday, December 19 to announce his college decision.
COED Girl of the Day
Today, we feature Alyssa Scheible, a student at the University of South Florida. Alyssa is a member of the Alpha Delta Pi sorority on campus.
Stephen Colbert has never been one to shy away from sharing his unfiltered opinions. Earlier this year, Colbert used his monologue to call out then-CBS CEO Les Moonves over sexual misconduct allegations. On Tuesday, December 18, Colbert took another shot at his now former boss after reports surfaced that Moonves lost out on his $120 million severance after an internal investigation by the network.
Viral Clip of the Day
The Houston Rockets made history with 26 three-pointers in one game.
Here's every. single. one. 🔥 pic.twitter.com/1sNB5JewQl
— ESPN (@espn) December 20, 2018
The Houston Rockets set an NBA record for most three-pointers in a game.
Food of the Day
Honestly, there aren’t even any words to describe this masterpiece.