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This Halloween weekend, dress like a member from Tulane Athletics

This Halloween weekend, dress like a member from Tulane Athletics

Jordan Figueredo, Associate Sports Editor

October 30, 2014


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With Halloween right around the corner, many students are still looking for that perfect costume for the weekend festivities. If you are one of those students silently panicking about what to dress as and your cat costume looks a little cliché, search no further. This Halloween, if you covet the titl...

Tulane Defense

Tulane Defense

Courtesy of Parker Waters

October 25, 2014


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Sophomore linebacker Nico Marley and junior cornerback Lorenzo Doss celebrate a defensive stop in a 20-13 loss against Central Florida Saturday, Oct. 18. Doss was selected in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft by the Denver Broncos. Doss dialed up 15 interceptions in his three-year collegiate caree...

Ten Points: Tulane Defense

Ten Points: Tulane Defense

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

October 25, 2014


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1. Tulane is No. 7 in the American Athletic Conference out of 11 teams in scoring defense, allowing 28.1 points per game. The Wave is scheduled to play four of the top five conference leaders in scoring defense, which include Temple, Memphis, Houston and East Carolina.2. The Green Wave also has the N...

Tulane athletics to partner with Free the Slaves to advocate against human trafficking

Jordan Figueredo, Associate Sports Editor

October 24, 2014


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Tulane athletics will partner with the Free the Slaves group on campus Oct. 27-30 in the Shut Out Trafficking Week sponsored by UNICEF.“The goal of this event is to raise awareness to the perils of human trafficking” graduate assistant and former Tulane cornerback Israel Route said.Each day, there...

Wave of the Week with Lorenzo Doss

Wave of the Week with Lorenzo Doss

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor

October 23, 2014


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Junior cornerback Lorenzo Doss intercepted his No. 14 career pass Saturday against Central Florida. Doss has 2 interceptions this year, and is considered one of Tulane's stop NFL prospects. Doss played wide receiver at St. Augustine High school, but head coach Curtis Johnson saw potential in Doss as a ...

Wave enters bye week hopeful to turn season around

Wave enters bye week hopeful to turn season around

Mackenna Barker, Associate Sports Editor

October 22, 2014


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Tulane football (2-5, 1-2 American Athletic Conference) approaches the middle of the season in ninth place in its new conference. While not the debut it had hoped for, the Green Wave has an opportunity to assess the first half of the season and prepare to improve the second half as it enters its second b...

Opinion: Cincinnati will spook Tulane football Halloween night

Opinion: Cincinnati will spook Tulane football Halloween night

Will Potts, Associate Sports Editor

October 22, 2014


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With just five games left in its season, Tulane football has failed to live up to the hype that surrounded it at the start of the season. A brand new Yulman Stadium, a revamped program and a tougher schedule cannot mask the team's shortcomings.With an overall record of 2-5, and 1-2 in American Athleti...

At Media Day, men’s and women’s basketball anticipate strong season

At Media Day, men’s and women’s basketball anticipate strong season

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor

October 21, 2014


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Tulane women's basketball head coach Lisa Stockton and men’s basketball coach Ed Conroy held their annual Media Day Tuesday in the newly erected Yulman Stadium. Both coaches said they feel more pressure to succeed as both programs enter their inaugural season in the American Athletic Conference. No...

Ten Points: Tulane vs. Central Florida

Ten Points: Tulane vs. Central Florida

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

October 17, 2014


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1. The Wave have lost six consecutive road games dating back to last season and haven’t won an away game outside of the state of Louisiana since beating Alabama Birmingham in 2011.2. Central Florida has a record of 28-7 at home since 2009 and has not lost more than one home game in a season in four...

Wave of the Week with Nick Montana

Wave of the Week with Nick Montana

Maggie O'Rear, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


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Senior quarterback Nick Montana played in 11 games for Tulane last season, completing 53.4 percent of his passes while throwing 14 touchdowns and 10 interceptions. Redshirt Freshman Tanner Lee eclipsed Montana on the depth chart this season and Montana is penciled in as the backup.In Lee’s absenc...

Opinion: Lee’s injury gives Montana another opportunity to win

David Holden, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


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It’s funny how much can change in a year. This time last year, Tulane football’s record stood at 5-2 overall and 3-0 in Conference USA play and its opportunistic defense had just led the team to a thrilling 36-33 triple overtime victory against East Carolina at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.The de...

Football faces challenge against UCF defense

Dara Tucker, Staff Reporter

October 15, 2014


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Tulane football (2-4, 1-1 American Athletic Conference) will look to record a second consecutive win when it takes on Central Florida (3-2, 1-0 AAC) 11 a.m. Saturday at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando, Florida. The game will be televised nationally on ESPNU.UCF finished 12-1 and won the Fie...

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