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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...

Green Wave football opens new era against Tulsa

Green Wave football opens new era against Tulsa

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor
August 26, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane football will kick off its 2014-15 season looking to win its first game as a member of the American Athletic Conference 7 p.m. Thursday against Tulsa at H.A. Chapman Stadium in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The game will be televised on the CBS Sports Network. Tulane begins its third season under head coach ...

On-campus festivities celebrate opening of Yulman Stadium

On-campus festivities celebrate opening of Yulman Stadium

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor
August 26, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane Athletics announced the university will hold on-campus events to celebrate the opening of Yulman Stadium. The festivities will be held during the days leading up to the the Green Wave's first on-campus game since 1974. Yulman Stadium will open with a game against Georgia Tech 3 p.m. on Sept. 6....

Tulane offers extra tickets after student section fills in two days

Tulane offers extra tickets after student section fills in two days

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor
August 26, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tulane Athletics has set aside another 500 seats for students to claim Thursday morning, starting at 8:30 a.m. at the Wilson Center. Students claimed their opening day tickets for the Sept. 6 game against Georgia Tech in less than two days. The entire student section of 4,354 seats is currently filled...

1,500 students claim football tickets on first day

1,500 students claim football tickets on first day

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor
August 25, 2014
Filed under Sports

Students piled outside of the Wilson Center Monday to pick up their game day tickets for the opening football game against Georgia Tech on Sept. 6.Students receive free admission to each Tulane home game, but seats are limited. Students lined up to make sure they received their spots. On the first day students could...

Five fun facts of Yulman Stadium – Part 1

Five fun facts of Yulman Stadium – Part 1

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor
August 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

Yulman is here. Brace yourself.1. The top amenity in Yulman Stadium is the Jill H. and Avram A. Glazer Family Club. Average tickets by donations cost between $10,000 and $20,000. The club fits roughly 1,500 seats, a sports bar, expanded concession offerings, two clubrooms with direct views of the field...

New conference brings national recognition to Green Wave athletics

David Watson, Contributing Reporter and Jonathan Harvey
August 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

The Green Wave rolled into the American Athletic Conference July 1, after spending almost 20 years in Conference USA. While the school will soon face tougher competition, it will reel in profits that come with a major conference. The American will receive an expected revenue of $65 million from its ...

Diving into Tulane’s Green Wave: Tanner Lee

Diving into Tulane’s Green Wave: Tanner Lee

Kody Low, Contributing Reporter
August 21, 2014
Filed under Sports

Tanner Lee will be the first freshman quarterback for Tulane to start in a season opening game since 1976. His hard work and preparation culminated last week when he was named starting quarterback by head coach Curtis Johnson. The Hullabaloo's sports section sat down with Lee earlier this week:The H...

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