Paralyzed Player Looks Upon Gravely Injured Player: Regrettable Angle?

Much of last night's ESPN coverage from the New Orleans Bowl matchup between Tulane and Louisiana-Lafayette focused on former Green Wave safety Devon Walker, who was paralyzed from the neck down after a helmet-to-helmet collision last year in a game against Tulsa. When Tulane cornerback Jordan Sullen appeared to… » 12/22/13 11:56am 12/22/13 11:56am

Cash-Strapped Southern Miss Tries To Wring More Money Out Of Its…

Last month, we took a look at the University of Southern Mississippi football program and its athletic director, Jeff Hammond, who a year ago inherited a coach he never wanted and a multi-million-dollar athletic department deficit he had to fix. Last month, he addressed the former by firing coach Ellis Johnson after… » 12/26/12 2:00pm 12/26/12 2:00pm

By Adding Tulane And East Carolina, The Big East's Takeover Of…

Oh, look: The Big East is adding teams again, because why not? West Virginia already bolted, Pitt and Syracuse will be gone next year, and Rutgers the year after that (if not sooner). What better solution, then, than to add Tulane for all sports and East Carolina for football? » 11/27/12 1:00pm 11/27/12 1:00pm

Quarterback Fudge Van Hooser Commits To Tulane, Becomes An Early Name…

Tulane received an oral commitment today from an Montgomery, Ala., quarterback named Fudge Van Hooser today. We can only hope that a few years down the road Fudge gets drafted by the Pa...nthers. Here's a video of him running track. [NewOrleans.com] » 7/01/10 5:45pm 7/01/10 5:45pm

A Buzzer Is Beaten, Coaches Fight, and Sammy, The Headbutting Owl Gets…

There was one more interesting game that we missed in our college basketball wrap-up. Tulane-Rice, which sounds like a not very thrilling matchup but was arguably the most entertaining of the bunch. » 1/29/09 6:00pm 1/29/09 6:00pm

Yep, That's A Late Hit

Crowd noise can be a problem when you're on the road, but sometimes it affects the home team as well. Like when you're blitzing the quarterback and you don't hear the refs blow the play dead and suddenly you find yourself "unabated to the quarterback." And then, maybe you break his collarbone. It happens » 11/11/08 1:30pm 11/11/08 1:30pm. Such was…