This is a great feel good story.
The Tulane Green Wave will welcome Aaron Golub to campus this fall as a preferred walk-on football player.
Aaron Golub has no vision in his right eye and limited vision in his left, but that hasn’t stopped him from fulfilling his dream of playing collegiate football.
“Aaron is a tremendous young man who has not let adversity overcome his desire...
Update: It appears that these are the helmets that Tulane wore for its bowl game against Louisiana-Lafayette last season. Perhaps Johnson’s tweet signifies that the Green Wave will be wearing them for next season.
Earlier: The 2013 season was a big one for Tulane – the Green Wave finished with a winning record for the first time since 2002, even reaching a bowl game. Thursday...
Perhaps one of the most overlooked schools in college basketball this season is Southern Miss. After today’s win over Tulane, the Golden Eagles find themselves 19-3 overall and in first place in Conference USA.
Perhaps sophomore guard Matt Bingaya can get the Golden Eagles a little extra attention — against the Green Wave, he had a couple of extremely athletic tip slams. Here’s...
Jonathan Stark scored 21 and teammate Lou Dabney poured in 17, but it wasn’t enough for Tulane to overtake Old Dominion late in Norfolk on Saturday night.
The Monarchs held on to win 70-64, snapping the Green Wave’s two-game winning streak. The Green Wave fell to 11-10 overall and 3-3 in Conference USA.
Stark hit a 3-pointer with 57 seconds left to cut the Old Dominion lead...
Tulane co-defensive coordinator Jon Sumrall confirmed a report Monday that he was offered the defensive coordinator position at San Jose State but declined it, preferring to remain with the Green Wave.
Sumrall, who also coaches defensive line, and all of the coaches on head coach Curtis Johnson’s staff, received salary increases when Johnson signed a contract extension in December...
Reigning Southeastern Conference scoring champion Theresa Plaisance, playing in her hometown, scored 15 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to power No. 16 Louisiana State to a 63-35 win over Tulane Sunday afternoon.
Coming off an 80-77 win at No. 5 Tennessee Thursday, LSU (12-2, 1-0 SEC) has won three straight after a loss at NC State now has won 29 of 35 meetings with the Green Wave...
Via AP on Fox
January 05, 2014
The Tulane Green Wave will be very well-dressed for its matchup with Louisiana-Lafayette tonight in the R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl. Sophomore cornerback Jordan Batiste revealed a little surprise to fans on Twitter tonight, posting a photo of a special helmet for the Tulane players:
— Jordan Batiste (@jordan_batiste) December 21, 2013
The game will...
Tulane has accepted an invitation to play against Louisiana-Lafayette in the New Orleans Bowl.
The Green Wave's confirmation of the bowl bid Tuesday marks the program's first chance to play a postseason game since the Hawaii Bowl in 2002.
Tulane had 10 straight losing seasons before second-year coach Curtis Johnson led the Green Wave to a 7-5 record this season.
Via AP on Fox
December 03, 2013
A little more that a year after a freak accident on the field changed his life forever, former Tulane University football player Devon Walker is receiving this year's Disney Spirit Award for the way he's turned tragedy into inspiration.
Walker has exhibited tremendous courage and perseverance after a severe spinal cord injury left him paralyzed from the neck down last season...
It has been more than two years since Devon Walker's life changed forever.
Walker, a safety for the Green Wave, went in for a tackle in the first half against Tulsa on Sept. 8, 2012.
The play was nothing out of the ordinary, but he did not get up after falling to the ground.
Walker suffered a severe spinal cord injury and was fighting for his life.
His playing career...
Residents of Uptown New Orleans and students at Tulane University are about to start seeing tangible signs of the next chapter in Green Wave history.
Construction at Tulane's first on-campus football stadium in four decades is running right on schedule, and fans will soon see concrete evidence of the new Yulman Stadium.
Tulane's Executive Vice President Yvette Jones says...
Tulane says it has received a national letter of intent from junior college quarterback Nick Montana, the son of Hall-of-Fame NFL quarterback Joe Montana.
The younger Montana threw for 2,652 yards and 22 touchdowns this past season at Mount San Antonio College in Walnut, Calif.
Tulane says the 6-foot-3, 215-pound Montana, who has two years of eligibility remaining, is enrolling...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2013
Tulane is joining the Big East as a full member in 2014.
"I would go as far to say as this is a historic day for Tulane University ... the Big East is coming to the Big Easy," school President Scott Cowen said.
East Carolina will also join the rebuilding Big East for football only in 2014, a person familiar with the decision told The Associated Press.
The person spoke on...
ESPN’s Joe Schad is reporting that Tulane will leave Conference USA and join the Big East in all sports. I haven’t been able to find out exactly when Tulane will be a full member of the league, but I assume it will be next season.
Tulane may give the Big East a TV market in New Orleans, but the Green Wave certainly won’t make the league any stronger in football. Tulane hasn’t...
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Tulane says its new campus football facility will be known as Yulman Stadium.
Richard Yulman is the owner of the mattress manufacturing company Serta International and a member of the Tulane board. He and his wife, Janet, donated $15 million toward construction of the $55 million stadium. The 25,000-seat facility is scheduled to open in 2014.
The stadium will also carry the name...
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November 01, 2012