Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 1/2

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It’s Wednesday, January 2, and the new year is upon us. 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 Houston football program has made a major splash in the coaching world. On Tuesday, January 1, it was reported that the Cougars have hired head coach Dana Holgorsen away from the West Virginia Mountaineers. Holgorsen has been with West Virginia since 2011.

COED Girl of the Day

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No place like the B.V.I

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Today, we feature Bri Reyer, a student at Florida State University. Bri is a member of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority on campus.

Entertainment News

Back in the summer of 2016, Stranger Things came out of absolutely nowhere to become Netflix‘s biggest ever original series, smashing its way into the pop cultural zeitgeist like the Kool-Aid man through an unsuspecting wall.

Viral Clip of the Day


Ben Simmons went off the defender's back 😎

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) January 2, 2019

This is why Ben Simmons was the No. 1 pick.

Food of the Day

@ChickiesnPetes Cheesesteak – Hyundai Club crowd favorite! #SKOL

— M Hospitality (@SKOLFoods) December 30, 2018

US Bank Stadium knows how to give the people what they want.