Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 5/7

It’s Tuesday, May 7, so is anyone up for some tacos? 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

Ronald Ollie, one of the most endearing stars on Netflix hit series “Last Chance U,” has found his way into the NFL. The former East Mississippi Community College and Nicholls State star went undrafted in the 2019 NFL Draft, but signed a free agent deal.


COED Girl of the Day

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never leaving 🌞

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


Entertainment News

Game of Thrones is winding down as the final season of the epic HBO series comes down to its final two episodes. Throughout the season, there have been plenty of leaks that have revealed key moments from the show hours before it officially aired. Now, with the end of the series closing in, some reported leaks claim to reveal just how the series ends.

Lil Nas X brought his viral hit song “Old Town Road” to the most illustrious show in late-night. During the latest episode of Desus & Mero on Monday, May 6, the cross-genre rapper gave the television debut of his song which has since been remixed with versions including Billy Ray Cyrus and Diplo.


Highlight of the Day

Things got real chippy between KD and CP3 in Game 4 😬 pic.twitter.com/oH9XBguQ5Q

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) May 7, 2019

Kevin Durant and Chris Paul were mixing it up in Game 4.


Food of the Day

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Have you tried our new chicken sandwich?!

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Locksmith Bar in New York City continues to take their food to the next level.