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NFL Picks: Week 3

NFL Picks: Week 3

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

September 20, 2018

Due to the exceedingly high levels of geographical diversity present among the Tulane student body, The Hullabaloo sports section has begun a new column dubbed “NFL Picks,” highlighting several upcoming games from NFL teams across the nation. The Hull Sports staff will do a short analysis of these se...

High Tide: Green Wave finds success in NFL, MLB, NBA Drafts

High Tide: Green Wave finds success in NFL, MLB, NBA Drafts

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

August 29, 2018

The dreadfully hot summer of 2018 proved to be, in fact, quite delightful for Tulane Athletics, as a whopping six former members of Green Wave teams were drafted into professional leagues. These six standout athletes were selected into three of the most prestigious leagues of competition in the nation: t...

Green Wave beach volleyball concludes successful season at CCSA Championship

Senior Madeline Mertz looks on in a match. Mertz is only the second Green Wave beach volleyball player to have 100 career wins.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 26, 2018

Following its successful 2017-18 campaign, No. 18 Tulane beach volleyball closed out its season in stride at this past weekend's Coastal Collegiate Sports Association Championship near Atlanta. While the team was not able to advance to the tournament's semifinals, it was able to topple two opponents ...

Do you know what it means to miss New Orleans: The Hullabaloo staff reflects on NOLA favorites

April 25, 2018

As the 2017-18 school year comes to an end and finals season closes in, Hullabaloo seniors reflect on what they will miss most about New Orleans when they graduate, and Hullabaloo underclassmen reflect on what they'll miss when they return home for the summer. Lily Milwit — Class of 2018 I've been so luck...

Glory days: the rise and fall of Tulane football

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

April 11, 2018

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

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 soils its season with loss to LBSU Dirtbags

Tulane RHP Josh Bates winds up for a pitch in a home game against ULL. Bates did not pitch against LBSU, but had two strikeouts in the March 13 matchup with the Ragin' Cajuns.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

March 21, 2018

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 ...

From the Basement: Tulane baseball in for wildly inconsistent season

From the Basement: Tulane baseball in for wildly inconsistent season

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

March 14, 2018

Tulane baseball has historically been quite competitive. Since the 2010 campaign, the team has completed an impressive six winning seasons. In 2005, the team made it to the second round in the College World Series. While Tulane has the opportunity to rebound from 2017's losing streak this year, the Green Wave seemingly cannot decide...

From The Basement: Panic time for the Cavaliers?

From The Basement: Panic time for the Cavaliers?

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

February 28, 2018

From the Basement is a weekly column in which the Hullabaloo Sports team discusses its opinion on contemporary sports issues. Though the Cavaliers have made each of the past three NBA Finals, do they have what it takes to capture the Eastern Conference crown for a fourth consecutive year? Cleveland ...

Taking the scenic route: the winding road of pro basketball in New Orleans

Paul Trujillo | Sports Layout Editor

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

February 7, 2018

Professional basketball in New Orleans has been quite the rollercoaster. The city got a team, lost it, gained another, lost it, reclaimed it and finally renamed it. This story of the New Orleans Pelicans has been complicated to say the least, but its effects have had a significant nationwide impact...

Trio of juniors shine for swimming in the Lone Star State

Tulane's swimming and diving team members cheer each other on at a recent meet. The women's team will compete  at the American Athletic Conference Championship, beginning Feb. 14 at Southern Methodist University in Dallas.

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

January 31, 2018

Tulane women's swimming and diving finished its lengthy regular season this past Friday and Saturday at the Houston Quad Meet on the campus of the University of Houston. Though the team was defeated by opponents LSU, Rice and Houston, it did compile an impressive six top-five finishes and several records. Led by a trio of juniors, the team is ready to continue the success of this weekend in February's American Conference Cha...

The dynasty and the underdog: Tulane prepares for Super Bowl LII

Anh Nguyen | Design Associate

Grant Barnes, Sports Editor

January 31, 2018

The NFL season will end with Super Bowl LII on Feb. 4, 2018, in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Though the game will be played more than 1,000 miles away, Tulane students and staff alike are preparing to watch and celebrate this weekend's big game. This season finale features two starkly different teams:...