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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...

Wave’s return Uptown brings back memories of final season at Tulane Stadium

Wave’s return Uptown brings back memories of final season at Tulane Stadium

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

Before Saturday, Tulane football last played a home football game on the Uptown campus in 1974 at Tulane Stadium, which was constructed in 1926 and seated 35,000, until its size expanded to 80,985 in 1956.The stadium, which was also the home to the New Orleans Saints from 1967-74, hosted three of the fir...

Devin Boutte reportedly asks to leave football program

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor
September 3, 2014
Filed under Sports

Senior wide receiver and punt returner Devin Boutte has reportedly asked to leave the program for unspecified reasons, according to The New Orleans Advocate. Tulane Athletics, however, said Boutte is still a member of the team.Boutte has not practiced for the Green Wave this week in preparation for the ...

Defense struggles as Tulane football falls to Tulsa 38-31 in 2OT

Defense struggles as Tulane football falls to Tulsa 38-31 in 2OT

Mackenna Barker, Contributing Reporter
August 29, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane football (0-1, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) lost a heartbreaker 38-31 in double overtime to Tulsa (1-0, 1-0 AAC) Thursday in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Tulane led 21-14 at the half and kept the lead throughout the entire game until the final three minutes, when Tulsa’s sophomore quarterback Dane E...

Tailgating options include student zone, public section

Tailgating options include student zone, public section

William Potts
August 27, 2014
Filed under Sports

While the construction of Yulman Stadium has sparked the beginning of an on-campus tailgating culture, Tulane has implemented several rules and guidelines to ensure the safety of participants and efficiency of pedestrian and vehicle travel.Tailgate Village, located on the Newcomb and Lavin-Bernick Center quad...

Wave volleyball sets its sights high for 2014-15 season

Mackenna Barker, Contributing Reporter
August 27, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane Volleyball is set to have another successful season following its breakout 28-4 overall season last year. American Athletic Conference coaches picked the Green Wave to finish No. 3 in the conference.They also named sophomore outside hitters Tea Juric and Annie Shurtz to the Preseason All-American At...

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