The Tulane Hullabaloo

Glory days: the rise and fall of Tulane football

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Football, Sports

College football fans today do not see the Tulane Green Wave as a storied franchise by any stretch of the imagination. Nowadays, heads turn toward the "Power Five" conference teams and, at times, fans seem to forget that other conferences even exist.While the Wave may not be as much of a force today,...

No. 19 Beach volleyball makes a splash at Green Wave Invitational

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018


Filed under Sports

No. 19 Tulane beach volleyball did not disappoint this past weekend at the Green Wave Invitational here in New Orleans. The team went 4-1 during the tournament, dropping only one matchup to in-state rival No. 8 Louisiana State University. It was a fitting finish to a stellar send-off for the Green Wave...

Tulane basketball’s Melvin Frazier declares for NBA Draft

Tulane basketball’s Melvin Frazier declares for NBA Draft

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports

NBA-bound? Tulane men's basketball has not seen a player drafted since Jerald Honeycutt in 1997, but the Green Wave's own Melvin Frazier has the opportunity to break this 21-year drought following the announcement that he is declaring for the 2018 NBA Draft.Frazier has seen steady performance improvements s...

Schmitz named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week for second consecutive week

Schmitz named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week for second consecutive week

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

For yet another time this season, Tulane tennis senior Constantin Schmitz has been named American Athletic Conference Player of the Week. This is the second week in a row Schmitz has been given this honor, the third time this season and the eighth time in his career.In the past week, Schmitz has r...

One for the books: 2018 Hullabaloo NCAA bracket busted in first round

Grant Barnes and Carrigan English

April 4, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

The Hullabaloo Sports section bracket did not fare well in this 2018 March Madness Tournament. Thanks to dear friends at the University of Virginia, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and Duke University, the Final Four had only one correctly-picked team.That blessed team, the Villanova Universi...

Women’s Beach Volleyball defeats two in “Surf N’ Turf” Tournament

Women’s Beach Volleyball defeats two in “Surf N’ Turf” Tournament

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

As spring break quickly came to a close, Tulane beach volleyball was just getting warmed up on the sands of South Florida. This past weekend, the team traveled to Miami to take part in the Surf N Turf Invitational hosted by Florida International University. The Green Wave played a total of five games in this ...

Women’s tennis celebrates senior night with a doubleheader victory

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

April 4, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tulane tennis is quickly drawing to a close, with the women's team celebrating senior night during its last doubleheader tournament against Southern University Jaguars and Southern Mississippi University Golden Eagles on Saturday.While this season might be slowing down, the power behind the team is in...

From The Basement: NBA disassociation with mental health issues in its players

From The Basement: NBA disassociation with mental health issues in its players

Bella Baff, Staff Reporter

March 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

From the Basement is a weekly column in which the Hullabaloo Sports team discusses its opinion on contemporary sports issues.Professional athletes undoubtedly serve as powerful role models, and fortunately it appears that the majority of their influence is positive. Take two of the most prominent...

Green Wave track and field heads west, takes on ULL at Louisiana Classics

Green Wave track and field heads west, takes on ULL at Louisiana Classics

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Sports

Tulane track and field hit the road this weekend at the Louisiana Classics meet at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Though the team did not have as much of a presence on the men's side of the competition, Green Wave athletes set several personal records in the meet, and the team looks to be in shape for a high ...

Major League Baseball springs into season

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports

With the first day of spring come and gone, Tulane students are preparing for a number of exciting events. The temperature is finally above 70 degrees, which not only means freshman boys can resume their beach volleyball matches outside of Sharp Hall, it also ushers in the 2018 Major League Baseball ...

Tulane soils its season with loss to LBSU Dirtbags

Tulane soils its season with loss to LBSU Dirtbags

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Tulane baseball continued limping along this season with this past weekend's series loss at Long Beach State University in California. The Green Wave faltered in both Friday's opener and Sunday's closer in this series, dropping the team's overall record to 9-12.Friday's matchup followed much of ...

Tulane baseball brandishes series win over Boilermakers

Tulane baseball brandishes series win over Boilermakers

Carrigan English, Sports Editor

March 17, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports

Tulane baseball seems to bring new surprises with each weekend. The Green Wave left fans speechless with its most recent underdog series win against the Purdue Boilermakers.Coming back strong from its loss against Southeastern Louisiana, the team came into the weekend with a thirst for redemption...

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