Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 1/15

It’s Tuesday, January 15, and the realization that football season is over is really starting to sink in. 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 latest college basketball rankings have been released as we inch closer to March Madness.

Kyler Murray is turning pro. On Monday, January 14, the Oklahoma football star and reigning Heisman Trophy winner officially announced he would forego his final year of eligibility to enter the 2019 NFL Draft. It was the final day for underclassmen to announce their draft intentions.

COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Brooke Swallow, a student at Loyola Marymount University. Brooke is a social media influencer managed by Table Rock Management.

Entertainment News

The release of Future’s new album is just around the corner. The rap star is set to drop his new project “The WIZRD” on Friday, January 18. Ahead of the release, Future dropped the tracklist which features 20 songs and includes features from Young Thug, Gunna, and Travis Scott.

Paige VanZant is gearing up for her return to the Octagon at the same time that the UFC is preparing to make its debut with new broadcasting partner ESPN on Saturday, January 19. The promotion will be making its debut with UFC on ESPN+1, an event headlined by a fight between flyweight champion Henry Cejudo and bantamweight titleholder TJ Dillashaw.


Viral Clip of the Day

The Syracuse men’s basketball team had an epic locker room celebration after knocking off top-ranked Duke on Monday night.

Food of the Day

Jimmy Z’s Plates & Shakes in Brockport, New York is here to fill your stomach with this incredible poutine platter that is topped with chopped pizza logs.

Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 1/14
Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 1/14