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Jonathan Banks goes to the bench, Justin McMillan will start at QB for Tulane

Tulane loses in final minutes against SMU, fall to 2-5 on the season

Tulane trying to use controversial ending against SMU last season as motivation in 2018

Tulane falls on the road to Cincinnati, 37-21

Slidell running back Harlan Dixon runs for 5 TD’s, receives offer from Tulane

Tulane beats Memphis in a ‘must win’ game, now meets up with undefeated Cincinnati

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Tulane ends three-game losing streak, beats Memphis 40-24

No. 4 Ohio State crush Tulane, 49-6

Frtiz on 1-2 record: ‘We’re close, but we’re not getting it done

Tulane drops under .500, loses on the road at UAB

If Tulane wants to go “bowling,” they need to win against UAB

Tulane-Ohio State matchup gets a gametime

Tulane registers first victory of the season against Nicholls

The Wave face UAB next week on the road

Tulane falls in OT to Wake Forest, 23-17

Tulane quarterback Jonathan Banks had 281 total yards passing and Banks and Encalade tied for the team lead in rushing with 38 yards. Banks found Encalade for TD's from 52 and 74 yards out.

Tulane football optimistic heading into 2018 season

Optimism is sky high around a talented Tulane team entering what's expected to be a promising season.

'All gas, no brakes' for Wave offense with Jonathan Banks at QB

Jonathan Banks second year at the Manning Passing Academy will lead him into his second year as Tulane's starting quarterback. The Green Wave hope that he and his offense pick up right where they left off... you know.. besides that infamous ending at SMU that kept them from reaching a bowl game. "We've kind of looked past that. It was a tough loss at SMU. We fell an inch short if anything. Some people say I was in. Some people say I was out. We've just been preparing this offsea...

Former Tulane star Melvin Frazier drafted by the Magic 35th overall

MLB Draft provides curve balls for Louisiana products

Vegas says LSU wins 7 games; Tulane doesn't make a bowl game

Tulane's season comes to an end after blowout loss to Houston

Tulane falls into losers' bracket after East Carolina storms back for a win

Tulane opens conference tourney with upset of 1-seed Houston

Tulane extends Willie Fritz's contract to 2023

Tulane extended the contract of head football coach Willie Fritz through the 2023 season. In two seasons with the Wave, Fritz has posted a 9-15 record. "I couldn’t be more excited with the direction in which our football program is headed," Fritz said in a release. "It is an absolute joy to coach at this institution. We have total buy-in from everyone on our staff to our administration, and I know we have a bright future.” The Green Wave open the 2018...

Tulane drops doubleheader at UCF

Tulane Baseball dropped a doubleheader at Central Florida on Friday by the scores of 7-6 in 12 innings, and 3-2 in the nightcap. The Green Wave dropped to 24-31 overall, and 9-14 in the American Athletic Conference. Grant Mathews went 5-for-10 and scored three runs in the two games. The series finale is at noon Saturday in Orlando. The series finale is at noon CT Saturday

Tulane rallies from double-digit deficit to beat Houston 17-16

Tulane erased a ten-run deficit to defeat Houston, 17-16. Tulane racked up 14 runs in the final four innings, including five in the final frame. Trailing 16-13 in the ninth, Kody Hoese crushed a three-run homer to knot things up at 16. Jonathan Artigues scored the winning run on a passed ball. Down by as many as 10, down by 5 in the 9th, you're gonna have to watch yourself to believe this Green Wave comeback! NEVER GIVE UP #RollWave ???? pic.twitter.com/K2PQ5YJrUd — Tulane B...

Tulane-Houston baseball postponed Saturday, doubleheader Sunday

With nasty weather in the forecast Saturday, Tulane and Houston will play a doubleheader beginning at noon Sunday. Saturday’s game has been postponed to Sunday. The first game on Sunday will be seven innings followed by a nine-inning game. The second game of the doubleheader will begin 40 minutes after the conclusion of the first contest. Tickets for Saturday’s game can be exchanged for Sunday’s doubleheader or any future home game this season, except for the ...

UNO captures Pelican Cup with 3-2 victory over Tulane

It was deja vu all over again for UNO, after a wild pitch sealed a 3-2 victory over Tulane.  In their first meeting, the Privateers also won on a wild pitch, the walkoff variety for an 8-7 triumph. This time around, Collin Morrill scored on a Josh Bates wild pitch. It's the Privateers (14-15) first win at Turchin since 2013. It's (12-18) Tulane's fifth loss in six games. UNO travels to Lamar this weekend for a three-game set. Tulane visits Wichita State starting ...

Tulane Baseball loses weekend finale, drops series to USF

Tulane dropped game three of their series to the University of South Florida, 10-8.

Southeastern turns back Tulane at home

Southeastern Louisiana scored a pair of runs in the first inning Tuesday and never looked back, running away with a 9-3 victory over Tulane.

Tulane primed for bowl game in 2018 with QB Banks returning

Tulane missed out on a bowl game after this controversial call went against the Wave at SMU. Three months later, Tulane has moved on, and is ready to right the wrongs of 2017 this spring. "Last season didn't go as planned for any of us offensively. We fell short against SMU. We all have been excited to just get out here and correct our mistakes. A lot of games we beat ourselves. We just ready to show everybody the new team for next year," said Tulane quarterback Jonath...

Tulane rally stopped late, Wave fall to Temple in American Tournament

Tulane went on a late rally to try to get back into Thursday's American Athletic Conference first round game against Temple, but the Green Wave came up short, falling to the Owls 82-77 in Orlando.

Southeastern Louisiana gets road victory against Tulane

A day after a one-run home victory over Toledo, Southeastern followed that up with another narrow victory, pulling out a 13-12 win over Tulane, Wednesday, in New Orleans.

UNO beats Tulane on a walkoff wild pitch

UNO won on a wild pitch to beat Tulane 8-7 on the Lakefront. Tulane reliever Sam Bjorngjeld threw in the dirt, and Owen Magee scored the winner. This is the first of a three-game series called the Pelican Cup between the schools. The next two contest will take place at Tulane's Turchin Stadium. Jay Robinson hit a grand slam for UNO to take an early lead, but Tulane answered with a grand slam by Grant Witherspoon to take a 7-5 lead. UNO's record improves to 6-7, and Tulane...

French Quarter 1-0 Fullerton; Tulane opponent without 7 players for missing curfew

Tulane wanted no part of a sweep by Cal State Fullerton, and with an assist from the French Quarter, the Wave got a Sunday victory 9-3. Fullerton held out seven players, including four starters, after they missed curfew on Saturday night.  Tulane (6-5) exploded for six runs in the fourth inning, and never looked back in the contest. Grant Mathews knocked in two runners to get the frame going, and Sal Gozzo hit a solo blast in the later innings to extend the lead. Cop...

Tulane baseball drops second-straight game to visiting Cal-State Fullerton

Tulane was looking to avenge Friday's loss to visiting Cal-State Fullerton, but a late rally by the Titans gave them the lead and the Green Wave couldn't rebound, dropping their second-consecutive game 9-6, Saturday.

Tulane's Melvin Frazier moving up NBA mock drafts

Melvin Frazier lit up nationally-ranked Wichita State to the tune of 22 points last week. These performances are becoming the norm for the Higgins alum, but that wasn't the case only two years ago. "I heard guys questioning his ability. Last year we got in and started talking to him about the weaknesses in his game. What we needed to do to develop his game. Try to help him get to the next level," said Tulane Head Coach Mike Dunleavy. Now Frazier is moving up NBA mock ...

Cincinnati runs past Tulane 78-49

In front of a season-best crowd home crowd of 2,824, Tulane suffered a 78-49 home loss to 10th-ranked Cincinnati on Senior Night in the Devlin Fieldhouse.

Tulane beats Lamar, sweeps series

Tulane rode the hot bats of Kody Hoese and Grant Witherspoon and relied on the pitching of Chase Solesky to beat Lamar 6-2 Wednesday night.

Tulane snaps six-game losing streak, defeating South Florida on the road

Tulane put a stop to its six-game losing streak, Saturday, after defeating American Athletic Conference rival South Florida, 79-68 in Tampa.

Tulane sweeps Wright State, stays undefeated

Matt Rowland racked up five RBI, including a three-run homer, leading Tulane to an 11-5 victory, Sunday, over Wright State.

Tulane wins opener with a bases loaded walk

Tulane ended 2017 with a losing record at 27-31, but started 2018 on a winning note, pulling out a 4-3 victory over Wright State. Tulane's Matt Rowland walked with the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning to bring in the winning run.   Right fielder Kobi Owen hit the only home run in the contest. His solo blast gave the Wave a 3-1 advantage. Copyright 2018 WVUE. All rights reserved.

Tulane drops third consecutive game, falling to ECU at home

Tulane scored 50 points in the second half and committed just nine turnovers, but could not hold off East Carolina in an 82-80 American Athletic Conference setback Wednesday night.

Tulane Baseball looks to youth for improvement in 2018

The challenges going into the 2018 are clear for Tulane baseball. They'll have to replace seven of their top 10 hitters, and 63 out of their 70 home runs from a year ago. "We certainly don't have that kind of power sitting in here right now. But I don't know if that power was there for them when they were a younger group either. I think it develops through learning how to hit, strength, maturity, all those types of things," said Tulane Head Coach Travis Jewett. "...

Tanner Lee eager to impress at Senior Bowl

Tanner Lee started his career at Jesuit High School and now he finds himself in Mobile for the Senior Bowl with hopes of continuing his career in the NFL

Former LSU quarterback Lindsey Scott commits to Missouri

Less than six months after turning in his purple and gold tiger stripes at LSU, Lindsey Scott is set to be a Missouri Tiger.

Tulane recruiting former LSU QB Lindsey Scott, Jr. 'hard'

Former LSU quarterback Lindsey Scott, Jr. told the Biloxi Sun-Herald Tulane is recruiting him the "hardest".

Tulane needs a win Saturday to clinch bowl berth

If Tulane wants to go "bowling," they need a win Saturday at Southern Methodist. The Wave need six wins for a bowl berth, they currently possess a 5-6 record. It's no doubt a tall task to beat the Mustangs in Dallas. SMU is a 10-point favorite, and their offense averages 40 points a contest. The last time Tulane participated in the postseason, the 2013 New Orleans Bowl. The Green Wave are fired up for the matchup with SMU. "Oh I think it's huge for our guys. It's a g...

Tulane linebacker Luke Jackson overcomes cancer to have outstanding career

Luke Jackson's journey at Tulane is one of a kind. From overcoming the odds on and off the field, his outstanding career should inspire everyone.

Wave keep bowl hopes alive, beat Houston at home

Tulane scored a big upset at home on Senior Day, beating Houston.

LSU and Tulane to play basketball exhibition for hurricane relief

LSU will travel to Devlin Fieldhouse to play an exhibition game against Tulane for hurricane flood relief. The contest will take place on Halloween.  Texas, Florida and Puerto Rico will benefit from the Tulane-LSU game.  The game will not count in either squads overall record. No game time has been set yet. Copyright 2017 WVUE. All rights reserved.

Tulane ready to host nationally ranked South Florida

A missed opportunity is what the Green Wave are calling last week's loss at FIU. Tulane simply lacked the execution from the week before in their big win over Tulsa. "You can't bring points with you from the week before. Each game is its own game. You look around college football, and there's a lot of parity," said Tulane Head Coach Willie Fritz. Now comes a new challenge, and one of their biggest yet against 13th ranked South Florida, who hasn't lost a game in 12 months. ...

Tulane riding a two-game win streak

The first play from scrimmage, it became very apparent that Tulane would relish the early start time due to Hurricane Nate. One team firing on all cylinders, the other, just ready to evacuate the Crescent City. "Fortunately we practice in the mornings. So our guys are used to getting up at 5:30 in the morning. We eat breakfast at six, meetings at seven. After they get taped, we have practice at 8:15. This game time was like period 20 for us at practice. I told the guys they can ...

Tulane moves Saturday kickoff to 11 a.m. in preparation for Nate

Changes were made for the safety of the teams and to free up first-responders

QB Jonathan Banks leads Tulane to late win over Army

Jonathan Banks converted three fourth downs, finishing with a 4-yard touchdown run on Tulane's final drive of the contest, to give the Wave (2-2) a 21-17 win over Army. The drive covered 75 yards in total, ending with 23 seconds left, giving Army no time to respond. Banks finished 10-of-22 passing, for 102 yards. The junior college transfer also ran the ball 10 times for 40 yards. Tulane's other two touchdown scores came off big-time runs by the running backs. Dontrell Hilliard cash...

Mayfield throws 4 TDs as No. 2 Oklahoma tops Tulane 56-14

Baker Mayfield passed for 331 yards and four touchdowns, and No. 2 Oklahoma followed its impressive victory at Ohio State with a 56-14 win over Tulane on Saturday.

Tulane faces extremely tough road test at No. 2 Oklahoma

Tulane is getting oh so close to that signature win under Willie Fritz, it seems like only a matter of time. Falling by a few points is tough on the road, but losing your starting quarterback in the contest, Jonathan Banks, makes the experience almost unbearable.  "Unfortunately our quarterback, Jonathan Banks, got injured in our second series. We're hoping he's ready this weekend. We're having Jonathan Brantley, who had to come in for him. I thought he did a good job for p...

Abey, defense lead Navy past Tulane 23-21

Quarterback Zach Abey amassed 240 total yards with a touchdown, leading Navy past Tulane 23-21 in the American Athletic Conference opener Saturday.

Juan's World: In Banks Tulane trusts?

Welcome in to Juan's World and I have to ask the question. Is football REALLY a team game? I know that it's an eleven on eleven game. But, when I look at Tulane, I see one player that matters way more than the other ten, quarterback Jonathan Banks.

Tulane wins big over Grambling in QB Jonathan Banks debut

Tulane quarterback Jonathan Banks was a one-man wrecking crew in a 43-14 victory over Grambling. The JUCO transfer went 10 of 15 passing for 185 yards and three touchdowns, with 69 yards rushing and a score. "I feel like as an offense, we played clean," Jonathan Banks told Nola.com. "We still have some cleaning up to do. It was a good way to start off the year. (The opening drive) was good to get my confidence going. Like I said, Grambling is over and done with, so now...

Tulane trying to start 2017 on a winning note against Grambling

Last season, Willie Fritz was subjected to something he's really not used to, losing. For the first time in 11 years as a head coach, Fritz experienced a season of more defeats than wins. 20 years in-charge of a program, Fritz has yet to produce back-to-back losing seasons. Avoiding another below .500 record in year 21 will be tough, but Fritz isn't focused on the long haul, just week 1. "You know I really don't talk about that. We just focus on the process every single day,&quo...

Tulane's Bank-ing on their QB

In 16-days, we'll find out just how far Tulane football has come since last years 4-and-8 season.

Green Wave show improvement across the board at quarterback

What a difference 12 months can make. Entering year two, Tulane head coach Willie Fritz calls quarterback a position of strength. It was anything but a year ago.

Xavier Rush latest product of Tulane-Saints pipeline

When Tulane hired Curtis Johnson away from his post as Saints Wide Receivers coach in late 2011, it seemed like a natural assumption that he would set up a pipeline.

Brother Martin product Roderic Teamer filling role of Tulane's #2 jersey

For Darion Monroe's entire three-year career at Tulane, the East St. John product sported #2 and led the Wave defense, both on and off the field. In 2016, Nico Marley changed from #20 to #2 and now in 2017, the legacy is back on the back of a New Orleans native in Brother Martin's Roderic Teamer.

Jonathan Banks leading Tulane quarterback competition

Tulane head coach Willie Fritz wants to end the program's three-year bowl drought.

'Angry Wave' takes over Tulane's campus

Troy Dannen took over the Tulane athletic department in December of 2015. Only months into his new gig, the "Angry Wave" received a rebirth under the new AD.

Tulane Football picked to finish last in AAC preseason poll

Tulane was picked to finish last in the West division in the 2017 American Athletic Conference preseason poll. The media covering the AAC vote in this poll. In 2016, Willie Fritz's first with Tulane, the Green Wave finished the season with a record of 4-8. Optimism is higher Uptown for 2017 with 17 returning starters in the fold. JUCO transfer Jonathan Banks will run the Wave offense in 2017. 2017 AMERICAN ATHLETIC CONFERENCE PRESEASON FOOTBALL MEDIA POLL ...

Shaw product J.P. France announces transfer from Tulane to Mississippi State

A month ago, J.P. France was on the mound in his Tulane green proposing to his now-fiancee. Now, he is transferring to Mississippi State for his final year of eligibility after graduating this spring.

Tulane eliminated from AAC Tournament, effectively ending season

Tulane first year head coach Travis Jewett said before the AAC Tournament that the Wave had to "win this thing" in order to earn a berth in the NCAA Tournament with an automatic bid but the Wave's season came to a halt Thursday in Clearwater, Florida as they were eliminated from the conference tournament.

Tulane loses lead late in American Tournament opener

A three-run burst in the fourth inning of Tulane's American Athletic Conference Tournament opener against South Florida put the Wave up early but the Bulls took the lead in the eighth inning and closed the game out to win, 7-6.

Tulane falls short in Memphis, 13-12

Tulane started strong and finished strong but it's the middle part that they didn't get quite right in their series opener at Memphis Thursday night.

Tulane evens series against UNO with victory

Tulane closed out their 2017 campaign at Turchin Stadium with an 8-6 win over UNO that was full of offense.

Seniors lead Green Wave to win over Houston

Sunday was a festive day for Tulane baseball, as the program honored its senior class and celebrated Mother's Day amid an 11-4 win over Houston in the final American Athletic Conference home game of the season at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium.

East Carolina tops Tulane to take series

Tulane baseball's ninth-inning comeback attempt fell short in a 5-3 defeat at East Carolina in the series finale Sunday afternoon.

Tulane baseball completes second consecutive season sweep of LSU

Tulane beat LSU 9-6 at Turchin Stadium Uptown before a loud, enthusiastic crowd.

Green Wave fall to Houston, lose series

Tulane baseball dropped the series finale at No. 12 Houston, Sunday, 12-2, in seven innings.

Tulane's dominant weekend earns Wave a sweep of AAC weekly honors

Tulane's series sweep of Connecticut not only vaulted the Wave over the previously undefeated Huskies in the American Athletic Conference standings, it also earned a pair of Greenies some high praise.

Tulane falls in AAC opener 66-60.

Tulane season came to an end in a 66-60 defeat to seventh-seeded Tulsa in the first round of the 2017 American Athletic Conference Championship on Thursday.

Tulane drops series finale against West Virginia

Tulane baseball dropped the series finale to West Virginia, 18-5, Sunday afternoon at Turchin Stadium.

Cameron Reynolds leads Tulane past Tulsa

Cameron Reynolds scored 23 of a career-high 31 points in the first half as the Tulane men's basketball team defeated Tulsa, 81-69, in American Athletic Conference action on Senior Day in its regular-season finale Sunday afternoon.