April 2010 News Stand



April 30, 2010

Wave seeks to pile up wins
Pitching is key for postseason hopes.

April 29, 2010

Green Wave upbeat heading to Regionals
The Green Wave has won back-to-back events -- the Lady Rebel Collegiate and the Conference USA Championships -- and will be the 11th-seed in the NCAA East Regional next week at the Ironwood Country Club in Greenville, N.C.

April 28, 2010

Tulane baseball: Wave edges Louisiana-Lafayette 2-1
Tulane scored two runs in the seventh inning, which was enough to defeat Louisiana-Lafayette 2-1 on Tuesday night at Turchin Stadium.

Tulane football: A look at the Green Wave spring game
When Ryan Griffin was in high school, his coach told him he couldn't throw a spiral, so he couldn't start at quarterback.

Matt Petiton gave the Tulane baseball team a superb effort on the mound and some timely hitting helped the Green Wave to a 2-1 victory over Louisiana-Lafayette on Tuesday evening inside Greer Field at Turchin Stadium.

April 26, 2010

Tulane completes coaching staff
Junior running back J.T. McDonald leads ground game with 71 yards, two touchdowns.

Tulane Running Game Shines in 76-Play Scrimmage to Complete 2010 Spring Campaign
Tulane's new basketball coach has completed his staff.

April 23, 2010

Rick Jones closing in on 700th victory with Tulane baseball program
Six hundred and ninety-seven is a hefty number. In fact, it's dumbfounding to Tulane baseball coach Rick Jones, who has accumulated that number of victories in his 17 years at the helm of Green Wave baseball.

April 21, 2010

Tulane defeats No. 24 Southeastern Louisiana 6-0 in final game of Senator's Cup
Tulane was in need of a significant midweek win and got it on Tuesday at Turchin Stadium to grab a handle of the Senator's Cup.

Tulane earns tournament title
Hattiesburg American
The Tulane women's golf team won the team title and individual championship for the second straight year at the Conference USA Championship Tuesday at Canebrake Country Club.

Tulane repeats at C-USA champion
Tulane won its second straight Conference USA title Tuesday.

April 19, 2010

Tulane still leads C-USA women's golf tournament
Hattiesburg American
Tulane tightened its grip on the lead during the second day of the Conference USA women's golf championship at Canebrake Country Club while Southern Miss showed improvement.

April 19, 2010

Tulane routs UNLV 10-2 to win series
Times Picayune
"Gunner had a great day for us, both offensively and on the mound," Coach Rick Jones said.

April 16, 2010

Tulane baseball: Green Wave seeking end to three-game slide
Times Picayune
Tulane Coach Rick Jones was a little bleary-eyed Thursday after losing to No. 7-ranked LSU the night before. He hadn't slept a wink and was pondering his team's three-game slide that started last weekend with a loss to Rice on Saturday.

April 14, 2010

Tulane considers on-campus football stadium plan
Times Picayune
On the heels of announcing construction of a state-of-the-art practice facility for basketball and volleyball that will begin June 1, the Green Wave athletic department is considering plans for another project.

LSU, Tulane baseball teams smarting from conference series losses this weekend
Times Picayune
Both teams will try to cleanse their palates tonight when they meet in the first of two games this season at 6:30 p.m. at Alex Box Stadium.

April 12, 2010

Ed Conroy accepting new challenge as Tulane basketball coach
Times Picayune
He's a graduate of The Citadel, and arrives to Tulane as the new men's basketball coach after four years as a head coach at his alma mater.

April 9, 2010

Tulane's announcement of Ed Conroy as coach one of two pieces of news for the basketball program
Times Picayune
Tulane Athletic Director Rick Dickson also announced the University's plans to build a state-of-the-art practice facility for basketball and volleyball.

April 8, 2010

Will Conroy, Wave find winning formula?
Times Picayune
Said Athletic Director Rick Dickson: "We are not going to sacrifice the core values. Along the way, do we want to be competitive? Absolutely."

Conroy plans on building Tulane back into winner
Ed Conroy hopes to succeed where few other Tulane men's basketball coaches have before - on the floor and in the record books.

April 7, 2010

Conroy set to lead Green Wave
Times Picayune
Tulane's search for its next men's basketball coach took some hairpin turns Tuesday, but by the time the dust cleared, The Citadel Coach Ed Conroy remained.

Tulane chooses Citadel coach Ed Conroy as its men's basketball coach
Tulane has found the next coach of their men's basketball team.

Ed Conroy agrees to become Tulane Men's Basketball Coach ">Ed Conroy agrees to become Tulane Men's Basketball Coach
Fox 8
Ed Conroy agrees to become Tulane Men's Basketball Coach.

April 6, 2010

Tulane brings in three men's basketball head coach candidates for campus tour and interviews today
Times Picayune
Robert Morris Coach Mike Rice, Citadel Coach Ed Conroy, and former Oregon Coach Ernie Kent all were on Tulane campus today interviewing for the vacant head men's basketball coaching position, a source with the University said.

April 5, 2010

Tulane's strong season sparks optimism
Times Picayune
Thanks to the Tulane women's basketball team winning the Conference USA regular season championship with a 12-4 conference record and then defeating University of Alabama-Birmingham in the title game of the conference tournament to gain an automatic NCAA berth, no one is going to look past the Green Wave on the 2010-11 schedule.

April 1, 2010

Dave Dickerson departs Tulane after 8-22 season
Times Picayune
Dave Dickerson's five-year tenure as Tulane men's basketball coach is over.