The Tulane Hullabaloo

Pac-12 votes to play fall season; All NCAA teams bowl eligible

The Tulane Green Wave Football team will undoubtedly be affected by the Big Ten's decision to start play this fall.

Jude Papillion, Staff Reporter

3 days ago

Following the Big Ten Conference’s Sept. 16 decision to play college football in the fall, the Pac-12 Conference has also turned the tide and will play football this fall. The 12-team Pac-12 Conference voted to have a seven-game season that will kick off on Nov. 6 and end on Dec. 18 with the Pac-...

From the Basement: LeBron snubbed in MVP race again

LeBron MVP

Harrison Simon, Staff Reporter

5 days ago

On Sept. 18, Milwaukee Bucks forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was awarded his second consecutive MVP award, the first back-to-back winner of the honor since Stephen Curry in 2015 and 2016. The voting? I wouldn’t exactly call it a close race: Giannis received 85 out of the 101 first-place votes with the rest going to Los Angeles Lakers forwa...

Big Ten season reinstatement has far-reaching impact on college football

The Tulane Green Wave Football team will undoubtedly be affected by the Big Ten's decision to start play this fall.

Jude Papillion, Associate Sports Editor

5 days ago

On Sept. 16, the Big Ten Conference, one of the top conferences in college athletics, reversed course and made the decision to play college football this fall. The conference’s teams could kick off their season on Oct. 23 and will play eight regular season games with each team playing in an addition...

Tasting death in Abita Springs, La.

sky diving

Ezra Weber, Senior Staff Reporter

6 days ago

Never in my life had I tasted death so truly. It came to me in a mouthful of rushing wind, and I licked my lips, cackling hysterically as I plunged in a free fall towards an empty field in Abita Springs, Louisiana.  “There is not now, nor will there ever be, a perfect parachute system or packe...

Which athlete should you model your pregame fit after?

Russel Westbrook demonstrating why he is known as the NBA star with the wildest wardrobe.

Bella Baff and Ezra Weber

September 16, 2020

Pause. Look in the mirror. It’s time for an outfit check. What are you rockin’? When you woke up this morning, which outfit, which pair of shoes made you say, “Damn! That’s it”?  You’re walking down Broadway or McAlister on the way to class. You’ve probably got something in your ear hypin...

Tulane football starts 2020 campaign with thriller in Alabama

The Tulane Green Wave football team won its first game of the 2020 season 27-24 against South Alabama.

Owen Scher, Associate Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

College sports and game-induced anxiety returned this past weekend for Green Wave supporters. The Green Wave football team opened its 2020 campaign with an incredibly tight victory over University of South Alabama, winning 27-24 in what marks the first Tulane road-opener victory since 1998. For the maj...

Saints spoil Brady’s Buccaneer debut

The New Orleans Saints defeated the Tampa Bay Buccaneers 34-23 in its season opener.

Jake Blancher, Associate Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

After enduring a third-straight heartbreaking playoff loss last season, ending with a deja vu no-call for potential pass interference, the New Orleans Saints won their season opener 34-23 this past Sunday. The epic season opener featured a battle between two of the greatest quarterbacks of all time: Drew Brees and Tom Brady. ...

Favorites, underdogs alike still in contention for NBA crown

The Raptors and Celtics will face off for Game 7 tonight at 8pm CST.

Harrison Simon, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2020

As we near the halfway point of the NBA playoffs, it seems like a good time to recap the biggest storylines we’ve seen so far, as well as what fans can look forward to as this tumultuous and one-of-a-kind season comes to a fascinating close. As of right now, the biggest shocker of the playoffs has to be t...

Help wanted: Your complete guide to sports internships

There is still time to get the internship of your dreams working with a variety of sports!

Ethan Goodman, Contributing Reporter

September 9, 2020

Calling all sports enthusiasts who need an internship! Due to COVID-19, internships and other jobs may seem hard to come by but there are still plenty of companies that need interns. This article will explore these opportunities in the hopes that one may suit your needs.        New Orleans...

Tulane Football enters 2020 season seeking third consecutive bowl game

Tulane Football enters 2020 season seeking third consecutive bowl game

Jude Papillion, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2020

The Tulane Green Wave football team will kick-off its 2020-21 season against University of South Alabama on Sept. 12. Tulane is coming off of a 7-6 season that began with an impressive 5-1 record. The team finished 1-5 in their final six games, however. The Green Wave capped off the season defeating University...

Pingpong, Mario Kart among intramural offerings this semester

Pickleball, a cross between tennis, badminton and table tennis, is among the five in-person intramural sports offered this semester.

Bella Baff, Sports Editor

September 2, 2020

Sunday morning baseball games on the quad are cancelled. No more evening hoop showdowns in Reily Student Recreation Center with friends. You may be wondering what intramural sports are running this semester, exactly, and are they safe? Fortunately, while many of the more traditional sports like socc...

Athlete boycott halts sports in response to Jacob Blake shooting

athlete boycott

Owen Scher, Staff Reporter

September 2, 2020

Last week, professional sports in the U.S. stopped for the second time this year due to an athlete boycott. The first time, it was the COVID-19 pandemic that halted most sports globally. This pandemic, perhaps the most unifying event recorded in human history, necessitated limited interaction between...