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Tackling the NFL

Tackling the NFL

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter
February 9, 2017
Filed under Archives, Football, Sports

He started the last Saturday of November listening to Boosie Badazz and saying a prayer with his grandmother and ended the day hanging up his No. 77 Green Wave jersey for the last time.The next time he enters a locker room and hypes himself up for a game, former Tulane defensive tackle Tanzel Smart...

Par for the course: Men’s basketball falls 91-62 against Houston

Par for the course: Men’s basketball falls 91-62 against Houston

Jake Brennan, Sports Editor
February 9, 2017
Filed under Archives, Basketball, Sports

Despite the hopes of breaking a seven-game losing streak, Tulane men's basketball (4-20, 1-11 American Athletic Conference) suffered a crushing 91-62 loss to the Houston Cougars (17-7, 8-4 AAC) in a conference matchup Wednesday night at the Avron B. Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.Houston's...

Low scoring total hurts Wave in 76-50 loss to Temple

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Archives, Basketball, Sports

Tulane women's basketball (15-8, 6-4 American Athletic Conference) had its win streak snapped on Sunday, Feb. 5 against the visiting Temple Owls (17-5, 7-2 AAC), falling 76-50 on a rare low-scoring day.This game is the Green Wave's second-lowest scoring of the season, only 1 point greater than the...

#Wavecrush Wednesday: Tulane Shockwave

#Wavecrush Wednesday: Tulane Shockwave

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

The co-captains of the Tulane Shockwave dance team, Eleyna Langley, Olivia Bancroft and Lauren Hymel, are this week's #WaveCrushWednesday. Shockwave performs at every football and basketball game and joins the teams on their away trips and tournaments. Outside of Tulane, Shockwave also participates...

Morgan shoots career best in 74-68 overtime victory over Cincinnati

Susan Fanelli, Sports Editor
February 8, 2017
Filed under Basketball, No Photo, Online Features, Sports

As tournament season draws near, Tulane women's basketball (14-7, 5-3 American Athletic Conference) knocked off conference rival University of Cincinnati (14-7, 5-3 AAC) with an overtime victory of 74-68.The Wave started the game trailing the Bearcats, but by halftime, junior guard Kolby Morgan...

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...

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