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Green Wave needs improvement on special teams, offense to defeat Rutgers

Green Wave needs improvement on special teams, offense to defeat Rutgers

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor

September 24, 2014


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Tulane (1-3, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) will head to Piscataway, New Jersey to face Rutgers (3-1, 0-1 Big Ten) Saturday in a must-win game for Tulane. The Wave needs to rebound strongly after a 47-13 loss against Duke last Saturday.Tulane must address several offensive, defensive and special t...

Kenya native sets bar for cross country team

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor

September 23, 2014


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The transition to college is tough for many freshmen, but Kenya native Moses Aloiloi hit the ground running, literally. Aloiloi burst onto the scene for the Tulane men’s cross country team when he finished No. 1 out of 58 total runners with a time of 15:35.51 in his collegiate debut at the 5K Mississi...

Tulane football looks to turn season around against Rutgers

Dara Tucker, Contributing Reporter

September 23, 2014


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Tulane football (1-3, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) looks to take its season back on track against Rutgers (3-1, 0-1 Big Ten) 11 a.m. Saturday in Piscataway, New Jersey, after losing 47-13 against Duke Saturday. The game will be televised live on ESPNews.Rutgers established its might outside the Big ...

Volleyball finishes Wildcat Classic strong after rough start

Devi Kinkhabwala, Staff Reporter

September 22, 2014


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Tulane women's volleyball put together its most complete performance of the 2014 season this past Saturday, sweeping Coppin State 25-11, 25-22, and 25-15. The squad headed on the road to compete in the Wildcat Classic in Tucson, AZ this past weekend, where it took on Maryland, Baltimore County, Arizona ...

Turnovers, penalties lead to 47-13 loss against Duke

Turnovers, penalties lead to 47-13 loss against Duke

Jordan Figueredo, Contributing Reporter

September 20, 2014


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Tulane football (1-3, 0-1 AAC) lost 47-13 against Duke (4-0) Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.The Wave trailed Duke 19-7 at the half, as Duke recorded 227 yards of offense, forced 2 Tulane turnovers and a safety.The Green Wave never took the lead over Duke. The team committed...

Key to victory against Duke depends on defense

Key to victory against Duke depends on defense

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor

September 17, 2014


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Tulane’s defense forced a fumble, two interceptions and held Southeastern Louisiana to 1.6 yards per carry on 36 rush attempts in the Wave’s dominating 35-20 win Saturday at Yulman Stadium. The defense, however, will have a bigger test Saturday against Duke at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Ca...

Wave of the Week with Nico Marley

Wave of the Week with Nico Marley

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor

September 17, 2014


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Sophomore Linebacker Nico Marley followed last year's Conference USA Co-Freshman of the Year honors and was awarded Louisiana Sports Writer's Association Defensive Player of the Week. Marley, son of Miami Hurricane football alumni Rohan Marley, and grandson of reggae legend Bob Marley, has received p...

Green Wave football faces toughest challenge yet against Duke

Green Wave football faces toughest challenge yet against Duke

Dara Tucker, Contributing Reporter

September 17, 2014


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Tulane football (1-2, 0-1 American Athletic Conference) looks to maintain its momentum following its 35-20 victory against Southeastern Louisiana Sept. 13 when it faces Duke (3-0) 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, North Carolina. The game will be televised on the Atlantic Coast ...

Men and women’s hoops release 2014-15 schedule

Men and women’s hoops release 2014-15 schedule

Jordan Figueredo, Contributing Reporter

September 16, 2014


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Tulane men and women’s basketball released the 2014-15 inaugural American Athletic Conference schedule Sept. 5 and Sept. 16, respectively. Women's hoops will open its season against Mississippi Valley State 6 p.m. Nov. 14 at Devlin Fieldhouse, while the men start the season with seven straight hom...

Wave defense shuts down Southeastern, leads way to 35-20 victory

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor

September 14, 2014


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Tulane (1-2, 0-1 AAC) needed to rebound against in-state rival Southeastern Louisiana after an underwhelming 0-2 start to the season. The Wave did just that Saturday night, as it picked up a resounding 35-20 win in the first night game at Yulman Stadium.Southeastern, coming off a dominant 41-14 win o...

Athletics reports Yulman opener operational success despite hiccups

Athletics reports Yulman opener operational success despite hiccups

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor

September 10, 2014


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Tulane marked a historical moment as the Green Wave stormed onto the field of Yulman Stadium through a dazzling display of smoke and fire on Saturday. For the first time in almost 40 years, Tulane was playing football on campus in a new $73 million stadium. The opening of Yulman, while undoubtedly the beg...

Wave football in for a long night against Southeastern if adjustments are not made

Wave football in for a long night against Southeastern if adjustments are not made

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor

September 10, 2014


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In the first half in Saturday's against Georgia Tech, the Green Wave lived up to the hype that surrounded its return Uptown.Sophomore linebacker Eric Thomas sacked sophomore Georgia Tech quarterback Justin Thomas, and forced a fumble on the first play from scrimmage and redshirt freshman quarterback T...

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