Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 3/15

It’s Friday, March 15, who is finally ready for St. Patrick’s Day weekend?! 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 college entrance exam scheme scandal has grown since it first came out on Monday, March 11. Actresses Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman were both indicted for their involvement in the scheme. Now, two students are filing a lawsuit against the universities involved in the scandal, according to the Associated Press.

Selection Sunday is right around the corner and teams across the country are fighting for spots in the 2019 NCAA Tournament. Twelve teams have already punched their tickets with 20 more conference tournaments yet to be decided. The debate for the number one seeds is underway as seven teams are in contention for the top line, according to NCAA.com.


COED Girl of the Day

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Today, we feature Yuval Tabib, a student at the University of New Hampshire. Logan is a member of the Alpha Phi sorority on campus.


Entertainment News

Taylor Swift is one of the biggest stars in music. Everywhere she goes, Tay Tay is turning heads. That was the case once again on Thursday, March 14 at the 2019 iHeartRadio Music Awards in Los Angeles. Swift stunned everyone on the red carpet with her sexy sequence dress from the moment she stepped out in front of the cameras.

Felicite Tomlinson, a popular Instagrammer under the name Felicite Grace and the younger sister of One Direction star Louis Tomlinson, has been found dead in her London apartment at age 18. Reports of Felicite’s tragic passing initially came from The Sun and TMZ.


Highlight of the Day

JOKIC TOO CLUTCH 🔥 #SCtop10 pic.twitter.com/Wof95mCKmj

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 15, 2019

You just cannot teach the clutch gene.


Food of the Day

NEW BACON + Chicken Tenders Cone at @Twins (Cred: @delawarenorth) pic.twitter.com/dCBJ0E2Asm

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) March 13, 2019

Bacon and chicken tenders in a waffle cone? I like it.