Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 4/19

It’s Friday, April 19, we know what you are thinking, stoners. Just wait for 24 hours. 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 News

Nolan Elingburg, an associate director for the Blue Devil Network, and his wife Danielle are Duke basketball superfans. Because of that, they called on megastar Zion Williamson to help out with a big announcement.

In the 2018 NFL Draft, the Arizona Cardinals traded up in the first round for quarterback Josh Rosen. He played fairly well in his rookie season even though he played behind one of the worst offensive lines in the NFL. However, his future with the team could be in question.


COED Girl of the Day

Today, we feature Selena Elna, a graduate from the University of California-Berkeley. Selena graduated from Cal-Berkeley as part of the Class of 2017. The brunette bombshell has put together a strong social media following of more than 57,700 followers and growing.


Entertainment News

Donald Trump celebrated what he believes to be full exoneration in the investigation by special counsel Robert Mueller into Russia’s interference in the 2016 United States election. Following the release of the report to the public on Thursday, April 18, Trump took to social media to share his joy.

Actor Jason Momoa, who starred as Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe and Khal Drago in the HBO hit show Game of Thrones, has shaved off his iconic beard. The actor made the decision to raise awareness for aluminum recycling. Because of the fact that “75 percent of aluminum that’s ever been used is still in circulation today,” Momoa hopes they can eventually replace plastic bottles.


Highlight of the Day

Ben Simmons had fun trolling Jared Dudley after Dudley called him an “average” half-court player 🙃 pic.twitter.com/SYJdgJLOrP

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) April 19, 2019

Ben Simmons is a mood.


Food of the Day

COMING 4/20 ONLY AT 1 LOCATION IN DENVER! Rocky Mountain High: CheeseBurger Delight at @CarlsJr — 2x Patty, Pepper Jack 🧀, Pickled Jalapeños + Sauce Infused With CBD ($4.20) pic.twitter.com/7SpdoEMA1A

— Kari Steele (@KariVanHorn) April 17, 2019

Carl’s Jr. knows how to celebrate the 4/20 holiday appropriately.