December 2010 News Stand



December 30, 2010

Tulane forward David Booker eager to return to Tulane lineup
All David Booker remembers about the car crash earlier this month is shouting, "Hey, what are you doing?" to his friend.

December 30, 2010

Tulane's Kendall Timmons unstoppable in 93-77 win over Lamar
The 1,588 fans who showed for the Tulane men's basketball game against Lamar on Thursday evening in Fogelman Arena got a show.

December 22, 2010

Kristin Ates: Not Your Average Student Athlete
According to Tulane's head swim coach, Lena Guarriello, sophomore distance swimmer Kristin Ates is "a hard worker, very coachable, and a great training partner to her teammates."

December 21, 2010

Tulane sets school record in 91-70 win over Auburn-Montgomery
The Green Wave made a school-record 15 3-pointers in a 91-70 victory over Auburn-Montgomery in front of 1,559 Tuesday night at Fogelman Arena.

December 18, 2010

Tulane basketball team seeking consistency
Could these little changes be causing big improvements? Tulane is 6-2, the best eight-game start since 2001-02 when it was 7-1.

December 17, 2010

Return of Danielle Nunn to boost Tulane women's basketball team
Tulane basketball player Danielle Nunn feels more like a long-distance runner these days.

December 16, 2010

Tulane running back Orleans Darkwa reaps in more post-season honors
Tulane rookie running back Orleans Darkwa turned in the finest performance by a first-year running back in school history and his extraordinary ability has been rewarded as Darkwa was named to Phil Steele's Freshman All-America Third Team.

December 15, 2010

Tulane's basketball team gets the best of University of New Orleans
But Tulane gets to wash that sour taste out of its mouth with a sweet frozen treat by virtue of Tuesday night's 57-53 crosstown victory against the Privateers.

December 14, 2010

University of New Orleans basketball team has a four-game winning streak against Tulane
The UNO-Tulane men's basketball rivalry has changed drastically since last December.

December 8, 2010

Tulane CB Phillip Davis makes Conference USA first-team
Tulane Coach Bob Toledo got perhaps the best weapon to finish his recruiting task this season: job security.

Tulane's football coaches are on the recruiting trail
Senior cornerback Phillip Davis won that honor and several others made the second team. Freshman running back Orleans Darkwa and sophomore linebacker Trent Mackey were selected to the all-conference second team, while Darkwa and freshman kicker Cairo Santos were each tabbed to the C-USA All-Freshman team.

December 6, 2010

Tulane's basketball team closed strong to get a win against UL-Lafayette
Tulane outlasted Louisiana-Lafayette 63-52 Saturday afternoon at Fogelman Arena.

December 3, 2010

More than wins and losses went into Tulane football decision to keep Coach Bob Toledo
Tulane Athletic Director Rick Dickson met with members of the media Thursday in an informal gathering to talk about his decision to not only keep head football Coach Bob Toledo after the Wave's 4-8 season, but to extend his contract by one year and have an option for an additional year.

Tulane's Rick Dickson explains the decision to keep Bob Toledo as football coach
Tulane Athletic Director Rick Dickson and President Scott Cowen decided late Wednesday night to keep Coach Bob Toledo and his staff after a 13-35 four-year run by the Green Wave football program.

Tulane tight end Cody Sparks makes Conference USA All-Academic Football Team
Tulane's Cody Sparks will go down as one of the most productive tight ends in school history, but today he was recognized for his performance in the classroom as the senior was one of 11 players selected to the 2010 Conference USA All-Academic Football Team, as it was announced by the league office.

December 2, 2010

Tulane retains Bob Toledo as football coach
Tulane Coach Bob Toledo will be back as the Green Wave's football coach, the university announced Wednesday night.

December 1, 2010

Tulane basketball coasts to 84-69 win over Alabama State
[Aaron] Holmes, a Tulane guard, had a breakout game Tuesday in Fogelman Arena against Alabama State, scoring 19 points off the bench in an 84-69 victory in front of 1,685.