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New class crosses state lines

New class crosses state lines

Jake Brennan, Sports Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Football, Sports

When Tulane football head coach Willie Fritz began his Green Wave career in late 2015, he had only two months to piece together his first recruiting class. At the end of the 2016 season, the Green Wave finished 4-8.Now with the benefit of a complete recruiting cycle, Fritz unveiled the 2017...

Pole vault veteran performances highlight Indiana Relays

Pole vault veteran performances highlight Indiana Relays

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Sports, Track and Field

From Jan. 27-28, the Tulane track and field team made it through the midway point of its season with 11 top-10 finishes at the Indiana Relays in Bloomington, Indiana.Facing schools such as DePaul, Miami University and the University of Louisville, the Green Wave had strong finishes in several...

After three coaches in four years, Jake Willsey looks to lead baseball to new heights

Jake Brennan, Sports Editor
February 2, 2017
Filed under Archives, Baseball, Sports

After a 2016 campaign that ended in heartbreak at the NCAA regional playoff, the Green Wave baseball team is looking to take it to the next level during the 2017 season. For senior infielder Jake Willsey, his final season is both something to look forward to and an opportunity to look back.When...

2017 NBA All-Star Game moved to New Orleans

Kevin Qualman, Staff Reporter
February 2, 2017
Filed under Archives, No Photo, Sports

In two weeks, various NBA players will arrive for the annual All-Star Game, but the voyage to New Orleans did not avoid controversy.The All-Star Game will be hosted at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 19 at the Smoothie King Center, home of the New Orleans Pelicans. The privilege of hosting was originally...

Green Wave yields sixth straight against Temple Owls loss despite early lead

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
February 1, 2017
Filed under Basketball, No Photo, Sports

Despite a quick and early lead, Tulane men's basketball (4-18, 1-9 American Athletic Conference) was not able to remain ahead and fell to Temple (12-11, 3-7 AAC) 79-71 Tuesday night at Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.Redshirt junior guard Cameron Reynolds had an impressive showing, despite...

Wave returns home to face stumbling Temple

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
January 31, 2017
Filed under Basketball, No Photo, Online Features, Sports

Returning to the Big Easy after several road games, Tulane men's basketball (4-17, 1-8 American Athletic Conference) will end its January schedule against the Temple Owls (11-11, 2-7 AAC) at 7 p.m. Tuesday in Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.Tulane is continuing its five-game skid during...

Undefeated Huskies best Wave 100-56

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
January 23, 2017
Filed under Basketball, No Photo, Sports

Tulane women's basketball's (12-7, 3-2 American Athletic Conference) two-game conference win streak was snapped Sunday against the UConn Huskies (18-0, 6-0 AAC), as the Green Wave fell 100-56 against its rival.Tulane earned conference victories against fellow AAC members Southern Methodist University...

Football expands 2017 roster with JUCO transfers

Football expands 2017 roster with JUCO transfers

Jake Brennan, Sports Editor
January 21, 2017
Filed under Football, Online Features, Sports

In the wake of a 4-9, 1-7 American Athletic Conference season, head coach Willie Fritz has found a new source of talent: junior college transfers.Athletes use time in JUCO to gain experience and put together a resume with the hopes of transferring to a different program. Often, these players get...

Men’s conference play continues against Cincinnati

Men’s conference play continues against Cincinnati

Kevin Qualman, Staff Reporter
January 21, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Online Features, Sports, Uncategorized

With its American Athletic Conference schedule well underway, the Tulane men’s basketball team (4-14, 1-5 AAC) will look to turn its season around at 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, when it hosts conference rival Cincinnati Bearcats (16-2, 6-0 AAC) in Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.The...

Wave still seeking home conference win, fall to Tulsa 89-82

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
January 20, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Tulane men's basketball team (4-14, 1-5 American Athletic Conference) suffered another conference defeat at the hands of Tulsa (10-7, 4-1 AAC) 89-82 on Wednesday in Tulsa, Oklahoma.This is Tulane's fifth conference loss this season, having already fallen to University of Memphis and Southern...

Building a legacy: Woman’s basketball head coach reflects on 26 years

Susan Fanelli and Madeline Billeaud
January 19, 2017
Filed under Basketball, Sports

Upon entering women's basketball head coach Lisa Stockton's office, the first observation made is nothing is a hair out of place. In contrast to her job's unpredictability, Stockton's office reflects the personality traits players see in her.Senior guard Leslie Vorpahl said she respects Stockton's...

Turchin renovations bring fresh take to 2017 season

Turchin renovations bring fresh take to 2017 season

Josh Rothstein, Staff Reporter
January 19, 2017
Filed under Baseball, Sports, Uncategorized

As the Tulane baseball team prepares for its upcoming season, Greer Field at Turchin Stadium is preparing to open its doors with major changes. Beginning in late November, Tulane replaced the original artificial turf playing surface for the first time in nine years. The change makes way for new turf...

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