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Tulsa Golden Hurricane season preview

Tulsa is not necessarily a perennial football powerhouse, but the team still has a nice tradition of winning football games. Which puts last seasons 3-9 record as a huge disappointment for the program. Tulsa won 11 games just the year before, but when your offense gives the ball away and your defense can't stop anybody thing can go downhill fast. Golden Hurricane head coach Bill...
Via College Football Universe
April 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Tulane shuts out Tulsa in second half for 14-7 win

Devin Powell threw two touchdowns and the Tulane's defense held Tulsa scoreless in the second half on its way to a 14-7 win on Saturday. Tulane's (6-2, 4-0 C-USA) defense forced four turnovers, including three interceptions of Dane Evans. Tulane wasn't sharp on offense either, turning the ball over two times and the Green Wave also missed a 29-yard field goal. Trey...
Via AP on Fox
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Cody Green has 3 TDs as Tulsa defeats UTEP 34-20

Cody Green threw two touchdown passes and rushed for another to lead Tulsa over UTEP 34-20 Saturday night. Green scored on a 2-yard run early in the fourth quarter to give Tulsa (2-4, 1-1 Conference USA) a two-touchdown lead. He also threw TD passes of 24 and 35 yards to give the Golden Hurricane a 21-3 lead in the second quarter. Green finished 14 of 17 for 226 yards. Autrey...
Via AP on Fox
October 13, 2013  |  Discuss

BCS Buster Watch 2013: Week 5

Conference play is upon us....sort of.  For most of the non-AQ schools out there they are still playing some non-conference games and that means a few more chances to bust some BCS schools down to size.  Last week we got the one school that could make the run—Fresno State. The Bulldogs won a wild game in Fresno, taking down Boise State and now Fresno State sits here heading...
Via Bloguin Best
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

BCS Buster Watch 2013: Week 5

Conference play is upon us....sort of.  For most of the non-AQ schools out there they are still playing some non-conference games and that means a few more chances to bust some BCS schools down to size.  Last week we got the one school that could make the run—Fresno State. The Bulldogs won a wild game in Fresno, taking down Boise State and now Fresno State sits here heading...
Via Crystal Ball Run
September 26, 2013  |  Discuss

OU Football: Five Thoughts And A Prediction Heading Into The Tulsa Game

 1. Underachieving Tulsa Squad - The 2013 rendition of the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes seems to be a mixed bag, as they lost their first game in horrible fashion and barely squeaked by their second game against Colorado State, so some of the high pre-season accolades seem to be off-base at least at this point.  Thier offensive line does not seem to be gelling and that is a good sign...
Via Sooner4OU
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

BCS Buster Watch 2013: Conference action keys Week 2 match ups

  Week 1 saw a ton of upsets, too bad they were more of the FCS over FBS variety than of the BCS Buster variety. Yes, we're looking at you Boise State, thanks for nothing last week.  However, as we move forward the landscape of the BCS Buster changes a lot thanks to two massive divisional matchups in the MAC and Mountain West conferences. The winner has a great opportunity...
Via Bloguin Best
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

BCS Buster Watch 2013: Conference action keys Week 2 match ups

  Week 1 saw a ton of upsets, too bad they were more of the FCS over FBS variety than of the BCS Buster variety. Yes, we're looking at you Boise State, thanks for nothing last week.  However, as we move forward the landscape of the BCS Buster changes a lot thanks to two massive divisional matchups in the MAC and Mountain West conferences. The winner has a great...
Via Crystal Ball Run
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green beats Tulsa 34-7

A strong showing by the Bowling Green defense along with miscues by the Tulsa offense put the Falcons on top of the Golden Hurricanes 34-7 Thursday at Perry Stadium. Tulsa mistakes were frequent and costly. Bowling Green forced two fumbles and Ryan Burbrink returned a punt 67 yards in the fourth quarter for a 34-0 lead. Tulsa also missed two field goals before finally scoring on...
Via Fox Sports
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 TSHQ CFB Preseason Preview: CUSA and Sun Belt Predictions

Praise the damn Lord we’ve just about gotten through all the offseason material here and let me tell you one thing: NEVER again am I doing 25 individual writeups of my top 25. So I hope you enjoyed those this year if you’re one of the five people who read them because that **** took far too long and put me extremely behind the eight ball in terms of getting my stuff out. Fortunately...
Via The Sports Headquarters
August 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Green's progress helps fuel Tulsa's expectations

Cody Green spent part of last season becoming acclimated as Tulsa's starting quarterback. That's saying something about Green's ceiling, considering Tulsa went 11-3 and won Conference USA while Green was learning on the job. Green, the former Nebraska transfer, returns this season for his final go-around in college football. It's one that begins with high expectations...
Via Fox Sports
August 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Expectations high for Tulsa under Blankenship

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By KURT VOIGT AP Sports Writer Bill Blankenship has no problems with championship expectations at Tulsa, and he's well aware of just how high those hopes are this season. The Golden Hurricane coach spoke at the team's media day on Monday, just moments after last season's Liberty Bowl champion finished its third practice of preseason camp. Tulsa...
Via Fox Sports
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

OU Has The Toughest Non-Conference Football Schedule In 2013

The University of Oklahoma is determined to take the hard road to championships, as they once again have an extremely difficult non-conference schedule. First, they have Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks, a team that won eight games last year and have a strong returning quarterback.  They beat Arkansas and took both Baylor and Auburn to the wire last season. They will be a early test...
Via Sooner4OU
June 30, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Pre-Season Preview: Tulsa Golden Hurricane

2012 Record: 11-3 (7-1 in C-USA) Head Coach: Bill Blankenship (19-8 at Tulsa, 14-2 in C-USA) Last Bowl Game: 2012 Liberty Bowl: beat Iowa State 31-17 Stadium: H.A. Chapman Stadium in Tulsa, OK (capacity = 35,542) Home Field Advantage: ranked 12th out of 55 mid-major teams Schedule Glimpse: 2013 Schedule Link Out of Conference Games: 8/29 at Bowling...
Via College Football Zealots
June 17, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 48 Tulsa Golden Hurricane season preview: Defending conference champs bring back strong offense

No. 48 Tulsa Golden Hurricane (11-3) Coach Bill Blankenship (third season, 19-8 at Tulsa and overall)Returning Starters: 7 offense, 3 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 77 Defending conference champion Tulsa hopes to return to the Liberty Bowl this year. In order to do so, the Golden Hurricane will have to fill some holes in a defense that returns just three starters....
Via College Football Universe
June 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Conference USA Preview: Crystal Ball Run makes their championship picks

(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) After spending the past five days previewing Conference USA, it's time for our staff to pick the 2013 conference champion, player and coach of the year. Enjoy! Allen Kenney's Take: If the other mid-major conferences that we've covered have been surprisingly deep, Conference USA is, well... the opposite. Realignment has robbed...
Via Bloguin Best
May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Conference USA Preview: Crystal Ball Run makes their championship picks

(Photo Courtesy: USA Today Sports) After spending the past five days previewing Conference USA, it's time for our staff to pick the 2013 conference champion, player and coach of the year. Enjoy! Allen Kenney's Take: If the other mid-major conferences that we've covered have been surprisingly deep, Conference USA is, well... the opposite. Realignment has...
Via Crystal Ball Run
May 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Tulsa triumphs in Liberty Bowl rematch

By Brandon Speck FOXSportsTennessee.com MEMPHIS -- Tulsa had four months to think about its worst loss of the season. A lot happened since the Golden Hurricane lost a 15-point decision at Iowa State in the season-opener. Things went a lot better the rest of the way for the Conference USA champion. It stayed that way Monday night at chilly Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. The Golden...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Iowa St.-Tulsa Preview

Tulsa has a chance to match its single-season wins record when it makes its eighth bowl appearance in 10 years. The Golden Hurricane's upcoming opponent, however, could make that very difficult. Iowa State beat the eventual Conference USA champions in this season's opener and heads into the Liberty Bowl on Dec. 31 motivated to finish with a winning record for the first time...
Via AP on Fox
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Discover Fan Loyalty Poll Liberty Bowl Preview: Tulsa Golden Hurricane vs. Iowa State Cyclones

The latest results of the Discover Fan Loyalty Poll asked the question if college football fans would rather receive gifts this Holiday season as per usual, or if they would forego receiving presents in order to watch their favorite team win the BCS Championship. In a very close vote, 46 percent of fans opted for presents, while 42 percent said they would trade in all of their Holiday...
Via thepigskinreport.com
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

UCF and Tulsa meet for Conference USA title

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- It seems that Tulsa and Central Florida have reserved slots in the Conference USA championship game. Since the inaugural contest in 2005, the Golden Hurricane and Knights have met for the league's football crown twice, splitting both matchups. Tulsa blew out UCF 44-27 and the Knights returning the favor 44-25 two years later. Now, with UCF and others set...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Familiar foes Tulsa, UCF meet for C-USA title

It seems that Tulsa and Central Florida have reserved slots in the Conference USA championship game. Since the inaugural contest in 2005, the Golden Hurricane and Knights have met for the league's football crown twice, splitting both matchups. Tulsa blew out UCF 44-27 and the Knights returning the favor 44-25 two years later. Now, with UCF and others set to depart at season...
Via AP on Fox
November 30, 2012  |  Discuss

SMU 35, Tulsa 27

Zach Line ran for three touchdowns, and SMU got a last-second, goal-line stop to hold off Tulsa 35-27 on Saturday and become eligible for a school-record fourth consecutive bowl game. Line, who totaled 81 yards rushing, scored on two 3-yard runs in the first half before his 10-yarder late in the third quarter gave the Mustangs (6-6, 5-3 Conference USA) a 35-6 lead. The Golden Hurricane...
Via AP on Fox
November 24, 2012  |  Discuss

Tulsa 23, UCF 21

Cody Green connected with Keyarris Garrett for three touchdown passes Saturday and Tulsa held on to beat UCF 23-21 in a battle of Conference USA division leaders. The win sealed the West Division title for Tulsa (9-2, 7-0) and gives the Golden Hurricane the upper hand for home-field advantage for the championship game Dec. 1. Trey Watts ran for 122 yards for Tulsa, and Green finished...
Via AP on Fox
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss

UCF comes up just short in road loss to Tulsa

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Cody Green connected with Keyarris Garrett for three touchdown passes Saturday and Tulsa held on to beat UCF 23-21 in a battle of Conference USA division leaders. The win sealed the West Division title for Tulsa (9-2, 7-0) and gives the Golden Hurricane the upper hand for home-field advantage for the championship game Dec. 1. Trey Watts ran for 122 yards for...
Via Fox Sports Florida
November 17, 2012  |  Discuss
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