Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 2/6

It’s Wednesday, February 6, and the week is in full swing. 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 Deondre Francois story just got a little more complicated. Diamond Lindsay, his ex-girlfriend, is now recanting her allegation that the former Florida State quarterback ever hit her. According to a post on Instagram, Lindsay apologized to Francois and his family for coming out with the allegation. She stated that she never should have released the video on her account and only meant to scare the quarterback.

Les Miles’ return to college football is definitely exciting, but it could be a family affair. His son, Manny Miles, is transferring from the University of North Carolina for his final season of eligibility.


COED Girl of the Day

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


Entertainment News

On Tuesday, February 5, President Donald Trump addressed the nation with the 2019 State of the Union. Trump was initially scheduled to give his speech in January, but Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi postponed the State of the Union due to security concerns stemming from the partial government shutdown.

Rapper 21 Savage was detained by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) in Atlanta, Georgia over the weekend with the threat of being deported. Authorities claimed that the Atlanta-based hip hop artist was actually a citizen of the United Kingdom.


Highlight Of The Day

"EXCLAMATION POINT RIGHT THERE!" #SCtop10 pic.twitter.com/hjMiiwXg25

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) February 6, 2019

It is rare that you see this incredible of a dunk in live game action.


Food of the Day

California Burrito Pizza by @garcializ21 🍕🍕 pic.twitter.com/RTm3HKaBKt

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) February 5, 2019

Pizza and burritos coming together? Sign me up.