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Green Wave football faces toughest challenge yet against Duke

Green Wave football faces toughest challenge yet against Duke

Dara Tucker, Contributing Reporter
September 17, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane football (1-2, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) looks to maintain its momentum following its 35-20 victory against Southeastern Louisiana Sept. 13 when it faces Duke (3-0) 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. The game will be televised on the Atlantic Coast ...

Men and women’s hoops release 2014-15 schedule

Men and women’s hoops release 2014-15 schedule

Jordan Figueredo, Contributing Reporter
September 16, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane men and women’s basketball released the 2014-15 inaugural American Athletic Conference schedule Sept. 5 and Sept. 16, respectively. Women's hoops will open its season against Mississippi Valley State 6 p.m. Nov. 14 at Devlin Fieldhouse, while the men start the season with seven straight hom...

Wave defense shuts down Southeastern, leads way to 35-20 victory

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor
September 14, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane (1-2, 0-1 AAC) needed to rebound against in-state rival Southeastern Louisiana after an underwhelming 0-2 start to the season. The Wave did just that Saturday night, as it picked up a resounding 35-20 win in the first night game at Yulman Stadium.Southeastern, coming off a dominant 41-14 win o...

Athletics reports Yulman opener operational success despite hiccups

Athletics reports Yulman opener operational success despite hiccups

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane marked a historical moment as the Green Wave stormed onto the field of Yulman Stadium through a dazzling display of smoke and fire on Saturday. For the first time in almost 40 years, Tulane was playing football on campus in a new $73 million stadium. The opening of Yulman, while undoubtedly the beg...

Wave football in for a long night against Southeastern if adjustments are not made

Wave football in for a long night against Southeastern if adjustments are not made

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor
September 10, 2014
Filed under Sports

In the first half in Saturday's against Georgia Tech, the Green Wave lived up to the hype that surrounded its return Uptown.Sophomore linebacker Eric Thomas sacked sophomore Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas, and forced a fumble on the first play from scrimmage and redshirt freshman quarterback T...

Tulane football looks to rebound, record first win at Yulman

Tulane football looks to rebound, record first win at Yulman

Mackenna Barker, Staff Reporter
September 9, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane football (0-2, 0-1) looks to rebound following its disappointing 38-21 loss Georgia Tech with a game against Southeastern Louisiana (2-0) 7 p.m. Saturday at Yulman Stadium. The game will be televised on ESPN3.Southeastern Louisiana is currently ranked No. 3 in the NCAA Football Championship Subdivision Coaches Poll a...

Green Wave volleyball looks to rebound after winless weekend at tournament

Maggie O'Rear, Contributing Reporter
September 9, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane volleyball competed in the University of North Dakota Classic Friday and Saturday, and lost all three of its matches. Its season record now stands at 0-6. The Wave lost 25-17, 25-10, 25-18 to North Dakota and 25-21, 25-16, 25-13 to South Dakota on Friday.Sophomore outside hitter Tea Juric, who...

Tulane loses Yulman opener

Tulane loses Yulman opener

Will Potts, Associate Sports Editor
September 6, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane sophomore linebacker Eric Thomas sacked sophomore Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas, and forced a fumble on the first play from scrimmage in Yulman Stadium, as the Green Wave showed 30,000 spectators that the new uniforms, conference, and facilities weren't just for show.Georgia Tech, how...

Freshmen claim highest percentage of student tickets

Freshmen claim highest percentage of student tickets

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor
September 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

Freshmen were most successful in securing student section tickets for Yulman Stadium, claiming 32 percent of the section. Sophomores, juniors and seniors claimed 24 percent, 16 percent and 25 percent, respectively, according to Tulane Athletics. Student ticket pickup for the home opener against Georgia...

Mistake-free football will prove key for Green Wave victory Saturday

Mistake-free football will prove key for Green Wave victory Saturday

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor
September 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

Leading by 14 points with 37 seconds left in the first half against Tulsa Aug. 28, the Tulane secondary frantically attempted to communicate instructions to each other before Tulsa snapped the ball.The Green Wave allowed Tulsa to convert on an 84-yard pass in the midst of the confusion, and Tulane’s l...

Pregame tailgate festivities set to excite fans

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor
September 4, 2014
Filed under Sports

Thousands of Green Wave fans will crowd Tulane’s campus to tailgate before Saturday's opening of Yulman Stadium. The activities and amenities offered on the Lavin-Bernick Center and Newcomb quads will provide numerous entertainment options as spectators wait for kickoff.Official pregame celebration...

Green Wave football opens Yulman Stadium era against Georgia Tech

Green Wave football opens Yulman Stadium era against Georgia Tech

Mackenna Barker, Contributing Reporter & Oliver Grigg
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Green Wave football team (0-1, 0-1) returns to campus for home games for the first time since 1974, as it faces Georgia Tech (1-0) 3 p.m. Saturday at Yulman Stadium in front of a national television audience on ESPNews.The opening of Yulman Stadium has created much buzz in the university and city...

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