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Opinion: As season ends, young Wave faces bright future

Opinion: As season ends, young Wave faces bright future

Mackenna Barker, Associate Sports Editor

December 3, 2014


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As Tulane football (3-8, 2-5 American Athletic Conference) approaches its last game of the season against Temple (5-6, 3-4 AAC) 6:30 p.m. Saturday, its goal should be to end the season on a winning note and evaluate its present and future. The 2014 season was a year of new experiences for the Wave. ...

Ten Points: Tulane vs. Temple

Ten Points: Tulane vs. Temple

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2014


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1. Temple has lost three in a row and five of its last six games. Its last win, however, was on Nov. 1 against East Carolina, the team to which Tulane most recently lost.2. During the skid, Owls quarterback P.J. Walker has thrown for 1 touchdown. Walker has not accounted for more multiple touchdowns in...

Wave finish season Saturday against bowl-hungry Temple

Wave finish season Saturday against bowl-hungry Temple

Dara Tuckers, Staff Reporter

December 3, 2014


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Tulane football (3-8, 2-5 American Athletic Conference) concludes its season when it faces Temple (5-6, 3-4 AAC) 6:30 p.m. Saturday at Yulman Stadium. The game will be televised live on ESPN2.While this may be Tulane’s final game of the season, the stakes are much higher for Temple. With a victor...

RECAP Ten Points: Tulane vs. East Carolina

RECAP Ten Points: Tulane vs. East Carolina

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

November 23, 2014


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Final Score: 34-6 East CarolinaPredicted Score: 28-10 East Carolina  Tulane was outgained 196 yards to 40 yards in the first quarter. However, the Wave allowed only 36 yards in the second quarter. East Carolina receiver Justin Hardy set the FBS record for career receptions in the second quarter, sur...

Tulane football falls to 3-8 after 34-6 loss in Greenville

Tulane football falls to 3-8 after 34-6 loss in Greenville

Jordan Figueredo, Associate Sports Editor

November 23, 2014


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Tulane football (3-8, 2-5 American Athletic Conference) lost 34-6 to American Athletic Conference rival East Carolina University (7-3, 4-2 in the America) for the No. 13 time Saturday in Greenville, N.C.The Green Wave offense struggled to find the end zone despite redshirt-freshman quarterback Tanner L...

Tulane men’s basketball routs Mississippi Valley State in bounce back win

Tulane men’s basketball routs Mississippi Valley State in bounce back win

Alec Freudenstein, Contributing Reporter

November 20, 2014


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The Green Wave rebounded Thursday against Mississippi Valley State, winning 100-61 following its 22 point loss to Wake Forest on Monday in their season opener.Coming into the game, head coach Ed Conroy and his staff had to address the poor offensive showing on Monday, which misfired on 19 of 20 3-poin...

Preview: Ten Points: Tulane vs. Memphis

Matt Coleman, Staff Reporter

November 20, 2014


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1. Memphis, currently ranks No. 1 in the American Athletic Conference standings and has won three straight games coming into the match. Its losses this season have come against No. 11 UCLA, No. 12 Ole Miss and Houston, the team Tulane beat last Saturday.2. The Tigers are the only team ranked in the top thre...

Conroy signs top big-man prospect from Washington D.C.

Conroy signs top big-man prospect from Washington D.C.

Jonathan Harvey, Online Sports Editor William Potts

November 20, 2014


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Tulane Green Wave men's basketball scored its first recruit of the season Monday, as Taron Oliver signed a National Letter of Intent.The 6-9, 240 pound forward/center is currently ranked by ESPN as the top overall prospect in Washington D.C. He will play this season at Montrose Christian School in R...

Women’s basketball defeats in-state rival LSU, starts 3-0

Oliver Grigg, Print Sports Editor

November 19, 2014


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Freshman guard Kolby Morgan scored 13 points to lead the Wave (3-0, 0-0 American Athletic Conference) to a 51-45 victory against in-state rival LSU in a battle for bragging rights. The victory marked the Green Wave’s fourth win in the past five games against LSU. Tulane also moved to an impressive...

Johnson must evaluate team as season ends

Johnson must evaluate team as season ends

Williams Potts, Associate Sports Editor

November 19, 2014


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Tulane (3-7, 2-4 American Athletic Conference) fell apart against conference foe Memphis (7-3, 5-1 AAC) in its first on-campus Homecoming game in 40 years Saturday at Yulman Stadium.Turnovers, which have been the Wave’s kryptonite all-season long, decided what would have otherwise been a competitive matchup, as Me...

Despite elimination from bowl game contention, Johnson vows Wave will not quit

Despite elimination from bowl game contention, Johnson vows Wave will not quit

Mackenna Barker, Associate Sports Editor

November 19, 2014


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Tulane football (3-7, 2-4 American Athletic Conference) will travel to Greenville, North Carolina Saturday to face East Carolina (6-3, 3-2 American Athletic Conference), who is ranked No. 2 in passing yards. The Green Wave is ineligible for any bowl game following its 38-7 loss to Memphis in its Homec...

Opinion: Wave’s blowout loss to Wake Forest is an early concern

Opinion: Wave’s blowout loss to Wake Forest is an early concern

William Potts, Associate Sports Editor

November 19, 2014


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Wake Forest beat Tulane men's basketball (0-1, 0-0 American Athletic Conference) 71-49 to start the Wave's season Monday night at Devlin Fieldhouse. The Green Wave was looking to justify its new presence in the American Athletic Conference with a strong performance, but Monday night's result did the opposi...

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