Southern Miss' top-scoring big man, Tim Rowe, may not play against Tulane on Saturday after missing the Golden Eagles’ past two games with an unspecified injury.
Friday, December 09, 2016
Wednesday, December 07, 2016
Tuesday, December 06, 2016
Monday, December 05, 2016
Sunday, December 04, 2016
Tulane's women's basketball team will play at Vanderbilt on Monday night looking to get off to better start and make its free throws.
Saturday, December 03, 2016
PULLMAN, Wash. — Erik Thomas had 17 points and 10 rebounds as UNO beat Washington State 70-54 on Saturday for its first victory against a Pac-12 team since 1998.
Friday, December 02, 2016
Less than three minutes into its game with Tulane, St. John’s saved a ball headed over the baseline with a wild throw that almost went out of bounds near midcourt. That errant toss was saved again with another blind pass.
Before the Tulane women's basketball team's most recent games, coach Lisa Stockton stressed the need for more intensity, then more of a killer instinct.
Thursday, December 01, 2016
When Tulane faces St. John's on Friday night at Devlin Fieldhouse, both teams will be trying to recover from totally terrible Tuesdays.
Wednesday, November 30, 2016
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Shakira Harding remembers being such a shy basketball player that her father, former New Orleans Saints defensive back Greg Harding, used a Michael Jackson analogy to motivate her.
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Take away SMU’s comeback from a 10-point fourth-quarter deficit, and Tulane’s first season under coach Willie Fritz played out as expected. The Green Wave lost all seven times it was an underdog and won on four of the five occasions it was favored…
Monday, November 28, 2016
Coach Mike Dunleavy accepted Tulane’s first four losses against major-conference competition. He found the fifth one indefensible — almost exclusively because of his players’ inability to defend.
Sunday, November 27, 2016
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Lafayette Rutledge scored 27 points and made a key 3-pointer with 38 seconds left in double overtime as Nicholls State beat Samford 106-103 on Sunday.
Sunday, November 27, 2016
Coach Willie Fritz knows his Tulane football team has a long way to go to meet his expectations, but he also lamented a few missed opportunities after the Green Wave clobbered host Connecticut 38-13 on Saturday.
Saturday, November 26, 2016
Friday, November 25, 2016
The Tulane basketball team’s tour of "Power Five" conference programs ends Saturday at Georgia Tech, with the Green Wave (1-4) looking to salvage a victory away from home coming off an 0-3 weekend at the Tire Pros Invitational.
Tulane and Connecticut are looking up at the rest of the American Athletic Conference heading into Saturday's season finale, but here’s a little secret: The league is much stronger than most people realize.
Thursday, November 24, 2016
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
As he tries to change the culture for the long term at Tulane, coach Willie Fritz has one more chance to alter the short-term results.
Sunday, November 20, 2016
Tulane was in a back-and-forth game against scrappy Southern Mississippi on Sunday when the Green Wave decided to run with the smaller but faster Golden Eagles.
Saturday, November 19, 2016
Tulane guard Kolby Morgan, a preseason first-team All-AAC selection, was asked whether she was ill during Wednesday's 66-49 loss to No. 10 Mississippi State in Biloxi.
Tulane’s defense remained effective against Houston last week, despite losing top cornerback Parry Nickerson to an arm injury after the first series.
Tulane coach Willie Fritz walked on to the field at the end of the third quarter Saturday shouting encouragement to his defense, trying to pump everyone up in a game the Green Wave already trailed by 24 points.
1. WHAT WE LEARNED: Tulane has no chance to compete with good defensive teams because it is far too limited offensively. This one was over the second Temple scored its first touchdown less than nine minutes into the game. Tulane quarterbacks Glen …
Friday, November 18, 2016
Like many players before him, Tulane defensive tackle Tanzel Smart cannot believe his last home game will arrive this weekend.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
Wednesday, November 16, 2016
BILOXI, Miss. — Playing stifling defense and pounding the boards, No. 10 Mississippi State took control early on its way to a 66-49 victory over Tulane on Wednesday at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum.
With Tulane leading by 2 against Southeastern Louisiana midway through the second half Monday, sophomore forward Melvin Frazier calmly sank a pair of free throws.
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Tulane's women's basketball team plays against SEC teams every year to prepare for conference play and build a resume for NCAA Tournament consideration.
Monday, November 14, 2016
Sunday, November 13, 2016
Letdowns after big wins are commonplace, but the Tulane men’s basketball team has to make sure it does not have the same reaction following a loss.
Saturday, November 12, 2016
Because Houston ranked third nationally in rushing defense and is even tougher at home, Tulane coach Willie Fritz altered his game plan Saturday at TDECU Stadium.
HOUSTON — One week after completing just five passes, Tulane quarterback Glen Cuiellette finished Saturday with more completions and yards and the same amount of touchdowns as Houston star Greg Ward Jr.
HOUSTON — After forcing the University of Houston into a 3-and-out to start the game, Tulane’s defense ran off the field fired up in hopes of getting the program’s first conference road win in more than two years.
1. WHAT WE LEARNED: Tulane continues to play hard for four quarters under new coach Willie Fritz, something that rarely happened late in the season under his predecessors. In a matchup nightmare against the run-stuffing Cougars, the Wave fell down…
Grambling was on the Tulane women's basketball team's heels in the third quarter, trailing by six points with five minutes to go in the teams' season opener Saturday in Devlin Fieldhouse.
Friday, November 11, 2016
Tulane played hard in Mike Dunleavy’s college coaching debut, but it hardly mattered against ultra-talented North Carolina.
Two days after the Tulane women's basketball team's 22-point win against Loyola in an exhibition game, there the Green Wave was, at the end of Thursday's practice going hard in “suicide” drills and running the arena steps.