Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 3/6

It’s Wednesday, March 6. Who else is ready for 48 hours to pass? 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 2019 NFL Draft is still over two months away, but teams are beginning to zero in on their potential selections for when they are on the clock. The first team that will have a decision to make is the Arizona Cardinals, owners of the No. 1 overall pick.

Women’s basketball is in the same boat as men’s basketball with conference tournaments about to tip-off in the coming days. Teams are jockeying to get themselves better seeds, but some teams are in better shape than others. According to the Louisville Courier Journal, Louisville is not a team that has to worry much about its spot in the bracket.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Breana Smith, a student at the University of Tennessee. Breana runs a fashion, beauty and lifestyle blog while attending the university. She also has an incredible following on social media where she has been able to amass more than 61,000 followers on Instagram.


Entertainment News

The official trailer for Game of Thrones season 8, the final season of the hit HBO series, is officially here. The full trailer for the final season comes just over one month ahead of the April 14 season premiere. Earlier this week, Game of Thrones also released the character posters and Twitter hashtags for season 8.

Some new Meek Mill music has leaked online thanks to a video shared on social media by NBA MVP front-runner James Harden. On Monday night, Harden shared a video with a Meek track playing in the background and the lyrics seemed to catch everyone’s attention.


Highlight Of The Day

GIMME THAT 🚫

(via @celtics)pic.twitter.com/ndYKDDfHuu

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 6, 2019

This is just violating.


Food of the Day

POUND CAKE CHEESESTEAKS at @JoesSteaks pic.twitter.com/hf6FrdONeT

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) March 5, 2019

Sweet and savoury is being taken to the next level.