On the second of five "two-a-day" practices for August camp, the Herd had a crisp workout in…
Wave To Hold First Practice Friday Afternoon
The squad did conduct testing Friday morning in shorts and without footballs on the practice field's Sportexe Omnigrass (r) surface.
Sportexe Omnigrass (r) is a synthetic-type turf considered safer and with greater traction, shock absorption, and durability than earlier generation rubber in-fill replacements for the earlier AstroTurf generation of synthetic surfaces.
The Green Wave Tulane opens the 2006 season on Saturday, Sept. 9 in Houston versus the Houston Cougars. The Green Wave will play three straight road games to start the season before opening its five-game home schedule "Back Home in the Dome" on Saturday, Sept. 30th versus SMU. That game has been selected for CSTV national telecast and will kick off at 6 p.m. CDT.
Forty lettermen, including twelve accounted as starters, return from the 2005 team, which struggled to a 2-9 record in the wake of Hurricane Katrina which forced the team to play each of it's 11 games in different locations, including Dallas, Houston, Lafayette, Ruston, and Baton Rouge.
Tulane head coach Chris Scelfo enters his eighth season with a won-loss record of 33-49 Tentatively, Tulane's first scrimmage is scheduled to be held at the Mintz Practice Field for Saturday, Aug. 19.
TulaneInsider.com Recommended Stories
Peyton Manning Breaks All-Time TD Record
Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…Read More
LenDale White escorted out of the Coliseum
Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.Read More
Video Tip: The 1-Minute Golf Swing
Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…Read More
Dr. Roto Video: Week 7 Recap
Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…Read More
Windy Weather Whitetails
As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.Read More