Campus Connect: College Sports, Entertainment & Viral News – 5/21

It’s Tuesday, May 21, and the time is perfect for some tacos as the spring air is rolling in. 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

The Michigan basketball program will have to look elsewhere for a new head coach. According to reports, the Wolverines were considering Miami Heat assistant and Michigan alum Juwan Howard, Providence head coach Ed Cooley, and Michigan assistant Luke Yaklich.

The Michigan basketball program continues its search for a new head coach after longtime leader John Beilein decided to leave Ann Arbor for a shot in the NBA with the Cleveland Cavaliers. As the search continues, there are reportedly three “serious candidates” emerging for the job.


COED Girl of the Day

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Touch down in the desert 🌪 // @windsorstore

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Today, we feature Gabrielle Adrian, a recent graduate from Ohio State University. Gabrielle is represented by newMARK Models in Los Angeles and Sigal Models & Talent in Columbus, Ohio.


Entertainment News

The final season of Game of Thrones was met with some harsh criticism, but Kit Harrington doesn’t want to hear any of the noise. Following the series finale, the Jon Snow actor discussed the show and all of the critics who have been sharing their thoughts on the final six episodes.

Former boxing champion Paulie Malignaggi and UFC veteran Artem Lobox are set to face off in the main event of Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship 6 on June 22 at Florida State Fairgrounds Entertainment Hall in Tampa, Florida. The two men share plenty of bad blood stemming from Malignaggi’s time as a sparring partner of Conor McGregor ahead of the blockbuster Floyd Mayweather fight.


Highlight of the Day

Dame really snatched his ankles 🤭 pic.twitter.com/ZyAHg0Xpqy

— SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) May 21, 2019

Things may not have gone as planned for the Trail Blazers, but Damian Lillard was on another level.


Food of the Day

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Have you tried our new chicken sandwich?!

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It may not be the weekend, but it is always time for brunch.