The Tulane Hullabaloo

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...

Golf’s comeback leads to first place tie

Golf’s comeback leads to first place tie

Jordan Figueredo, Associate Sports Editor

October 14, 2014


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Women’s golf tied Nevada-Las Vegas for No. 1 with a final score of 31-over at the 41st annual Betsy Rawls Longhorn Invitational at The University of Texas Golf Club in Austin, Texas.Tulane entered the final round in fourth place, seven strokes behind the leader with a score of 26-over 314 Monday. Four Gree...

RECAP: Ten Takeaways from Tulane vs. Connecticut

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

October 13, 2014


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Final Score: 12-3 Tulane Senior quarterback Nick Montana, who began the season No. 3 on the Tulane depth chart, completed his first 7 passes, one of which resulted in a 7-yard touchdown to freshman tight end Charles Jones on the Wave’s first drive of the game. Montana hit seven different receivers ...

Defense thrives as Tulane football defeats Connecticut 12-3 under the lights

Mackenna Barker, Associate Sports Editor

October 12, 2014


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Tulane football (2-4, 1-1 American Athletic Conference) contained the Connecticut Huskies (1-5, 0-3 AAC) to 217 yards, picked up 4 sacks and forced 3 turnovers in the 12-3 win, the second win ever at Yulman Stadium.Senior quarterback Nick Montana played his first start of the season as redshirt freshm...

Ten Points on Tulane vs. Connecticut

Ten Points on Tulane vs. Connecticut

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2014


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1. The Green Wave allow almost 100 more yards per game than Connecticut, giving up 424 yards per game compared to the Huskies’ 330 yards per game.2. The Wave have scored on 10 of 17 opportunities zone offense, which ranks No. 10 out of 11 teams in the American Athletic Conference .3. UConn is last in the conf...

Tulane volleyball bounces back against Houston after Cincinnati defeat

Dara Tucker, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2014


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Tulane volleyball (3-12, 1-2, American Athletic Conference) dropped its second consecutive match Sunday at Devlin Fieldhouse, falling 3-1 to Cincinnati (10-4, 2-0 AAC). The Wave rebounded on Wednesday, however, defeating Houston (9-6, 1-2, AAC) by a score of 3-1.While Tulane got off to a strong star...

Tulane football takes the pledge against domestic violence

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor

October 2, 2014


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Tulane football came together September 30, and released a video, featuring several prominent players, challenging the Tulane community as a whole to join them in taking the pledge to stop domestic violence.In recent weeks, the issue of domestic abuse has been brought to the forefront of national med...

Say ‘shalom’ to Tulane’s newest player, Aaron Liberman

Say ‘shalom’ to Tulane’s newest player, Aaron Liberman

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor

October 1, 2014


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Known as the 'Jewish Dwight Howard,' 6-foot-10 sophomore transfer center Aaron Liberman and third recorded practicing Orthodox Jew to play Division I basketball in NCAA history lives on the top floor of the Chabad House.Liberman transferred from Northwestern to Tulane this summer following coaching cha...

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