Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 3/22

It’s Friday, March 22, and we are finally ready for the 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

California football has been up and down over the past decade. The Golden Bears went 7-6 in 2018, but they have not been ranked since 2008. The team is now under more pressure as a woman is accusing football players and staff of sexual harassment, according to to ESPN.

The Kentucky Wildcats are one of the favorites to win the NCAA Tournament with a record of 27-6. The Wildcats are the No. 2 seed in the Midwest, but they will be undermanned to start the tournament. Star sophomore forward PJ Washington will miss the opening game against Abilene Christian, according to head coach John Calipari.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Isabelle Rae, a student at Fairfield University. Isabelle is putting together a strong social media following of more than 4,100 followers on Instagram.


Entertainment News

Rihanna continues to expand her Fenty Beauty line and her latest release is hoping to bring everyone a magic glow. On Thursday, March 21, Rihanna dropped her “Body Lava” just in time or the summer.

Justin Carter, a rising star in the country music industry, is dead at age 35. According to reports, Carter passed away after being shot in a freak accident during a music video shoot. The death occurred at his apartment in Houston, according to ABC 13.


Highlight of the Day

Tim Duncan … 6'11" kickboxer 😳(via @EcholsFitness) pic.twitter.com/ryEUExGCGk

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) March 22, 2019


Food of the Day

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