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by CT Wave
Thu Jun 17, 2021 2:16 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Oklahoma game
Replies: 88
Views: 3725

Re: Oklahoma game

Had some time to do some more digging, and boy was it depressing. I don't think we've ever beaten a top 5 team, at least since the AP Poll started in 1934. We tied #5 Alabama in 1960, but that's the closest it came to happening. Lots of games against Top 5 teams sprinkled throughout the SEC days an...
by CT Wave
Sat Jun 05, 2021 8:50 pm
Forum: Wayne's Wash Board- Green Wave Athletic Recruiting and signing news & discussion
Topic: 2020 Football Recruiting
Replies: 420
Views: 65843

Re: 2020 Football Recruiting

Hey Mods, is it time to "unsticky" this thread? Seems so to me.
by CT Wave
Tue Jun 01, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Will Travis Jewett be the head coach at Tulane in 2022?
Replies: 411
Views: 13179

Re: Will Travis Jewett be the head coach at Tulane in 2022?

PeteRasche wrote: Tue Jun 01, 2021 11:55 am
FW wrote: Tue Jun 01, 2021 11:35 am Jewett always has an excuse. We were average, but we were young. He never gets fired. Genius.
It worked under Rick Dickson for 15+ years. We have no evidence whether it works under Troy Dannen. We will find out in the next few weeks.
Really? No evidence during Dannen's tenure? Come on, Pete.
by CT Wave
Sat May 29, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: attom's Green Wave Scoreboard/Gametracker-
Topic: Game 12 of AAC Tourney vs USF
Replies: 172
Views: 869

Re: Game 12 of AAC Tourney vs USF

I wouldn't go there, Roller. Nothing good will come of it.
by CT Wave
Sat May 29, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: attom's Green Wave Scoreboard/Gametracker-
Topic: Game 12 of AAC Tourney vs USF
Replies: 172
Views: 869

Re: Game 12 of AAC Tourney vs USF

wave-em in wrote: Sat May 29, 2021 3:11 pm AA needs to quit referring to tonight's game as "winner take all."
Better to say elimination or knock-out game.
by CT Wave
Sat May 29, 2021 12:22 pm
Forum: attom's Green Wave Scoreboard/Gametracker-
Topic: Game 2 of 4 to win this thing (Tulane vs Bulls) -- Redundant Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 83

Game 2 of 4 to win this thing (Tulane vs Bulls) -- Redundant Thread

No score in the first inning.

Just ignore this thread, started three minutes after the other one.
by CT Wave
Tue May 18, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Am I the only one here...
Replies: 9
Views: 668

Re: Am I the only one here...

I wish I had taken better care of the dubloons LSU had made to commemorate their 25th consecutive win over the Wave. :mrgreen: Here is where I make the repetitive correction that big school U was not trying for their 25th consecutive win. Of course, I am sure you know that, but the youngsters among...
by CT Wave
Sat May 15, 2021 1:04 pm
Forum: Tulane Academics/Campus News-
Topic: Students Required to be Vaccinated
Replies: 42
Views: 928

Re: Students Required to be Vaccinated

So here's a suggestion: Get the vaccine and stop mooching off our immunity. https://i.imgur.com/MzJWiai.png Since you quoted me in your previous post, I have a suggestion for you, but it likely violates the rules of this forum. My comment was directed to the university requiring vaccinations. Thoug...
by CT Wave
Sat May 15, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Tulane Academics/Campus News-
Topic: Students Required to be Vaccinated
Replies: 42
Views: 928

Re: Students Required to be Vaccinated

My kid will be a Fr. next year at Xavier University (Cincinnati) and they aren't requiring it yet, but if it gets full FDA clearance then they are strongly considering making it mandatory as well. Given that the current vaccines are not yet fully approved by the FDA, one might question requiring th...
by CT Wave
Tue May 04, 2021 2:34 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: College Football Transfer Portal Top 50: Eric Gray, McKenzie Milton and the most impactful movers of 2021
Replies: 8
Views: 708

College Football Transfer Portal Top 50: Eric Gray, McKenzie Milton and the most impactful movers of 2021

Pay article in The Athletic. Here are some of their top ranked transfers: 1. RB Eric Gray, Tennessee → Oklahoma Gray looks like Oklahoma’s next great offensive weapon after all the buzz he generated this spring. Of the three Tennessee transfers who teamed up to play for Oklahoma, he was the most imp...
by CT Wave
Sat Apr 24, 2021 3:15 pm
Forum: Non-Tulane Sports Discussion
Topic: College football playoff expansion
Replies: 12
Views: 440

Re: College football playoff expansion

Article in The Athletic today: Expanding the College Football Playoff format? Here are a few of the 63 ways to do it — and a few roadblocks.
by CT Wave
Mon Mar 22, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Kansas Football Coach
Replies: 9
Views: 1247

Re: Kansas Football Coach

Today's article in The Athletic about Kansas and their FB opening includes this paragraph near the end: The search firm TurnkeyNRG is doing its homework on AD candidates, with Missy Conboy and Banks Floodman, two people with Kansas ties, among those expected to get serious looks at the job, accordin...
by CT Wave
Sun Mar 14, 2021 7:30 am
Forum: Non-Tulane Sports Discussion
Topic: Marvin Hagler dies, aged 66
Replies: 2
Views: 224

Re: Marvin Hagler dies, aged 66

Marvelous.
by CT Wave
Thu Mar 11, 2021 3:42 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Kansas job open and guess who is mentioned...
Replies: 57
Views: 2102

Re: Kansas job open and guess who is mentioned...

As for their AD search, the Athletic had a list of suggested names and this concluding paragraph: "Other names to watch out for: . . . Mónica Lebrón was a finalist for the UCF AD job before becoming Tennessee’s deputy AD in February. She had spent the previous five years at Tulane, whose coach,...
by CT Wave
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:10 am
Forum: Tulane Academics/Campus News-
Topic: TUPD officer murdered at HS MBB game
Replies: 19
Views: 794

Re: TUPD officer murdered at HS MBB game

Rotorooter wrote: Sun Feb 28, 2021 9:04 am
WaveProf wrote: Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:13 am Can't all the selfish, anti-mask people just move to Florida? :angel:
Considering the facts of the case, a really stupid statement.
Ya think? I'd suggest a really stupid statement independent of the facts of the case. Pitiful really.
by CT Wave
Wed Feb 24, 2021 9:23 am
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: 2021 Football Schedule
Replies: 81
Views: 2434

Re: 2021 Football Schedule

I thought you were making valid points for a fan forum. Discussing alternative views of how our offense might best play against OU. Just want to encourage you away from the personal attacks on our own fanbase.
by CT Wave
Tue Feb 23, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: 2021 Football Schedule
Replies: 81
Views: 2434

Re: 2021 Football Schedule

No, he is looking at Mr. Optimistic.
by CT Wave
Fri Feb 19, 2021 11:42 am
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: 2021 Football Schedule
Replies: 81
Views: 2434

Re: 2021 Football Schedule

I'm not anticipating a huge jump this year due to schedule. I'll expect that in 2022. But if we can't at least tread water in year 6, it's time to move on WaveProf, I am interested in your definition of "tread water". For me, it might be a similar national ranking as in 2020. But what are...
by CT Wave
Wed Feb 17, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Wayne's Wash Board- Green Wave Athletic Recruiting and signing news & discussion
Topic: Transfer Portal
Replies: 13
Views: 1154

Re: Transfer Portal

Congratulations!! See, you can do it. The above post was not negative.

Try to make this the start of a streak! Good luck.
by CT Wave
Fri Feb 05, 2021 5:00 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Bad recruiting rankings...112th nationally
Replies: 31
Views: 1385

Re: Bad recruiting rankings...112th nationally

I wasn't aiming anything at you. I was talking fan reaction to this topic yearly. We agree that you have to wait a few years to see how it pans out. As I posted above if you look at it over a period of time it usually is a good indicator of where your program will be. The trouble with this view is ...
by CT Wave
Mon Jan 25, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: Pratt ranked #2 True Fr QB for 2020 by Rivals’ Mike Farrell
Replies: 29
Views: 1158

Re: Pratt ranked #2 True Fr QB for 2020 by Rivals’ Mike Farrell

Marathon Wave wrote: Sun Jan 24, 2021 12:06 pm I'm just glad that he was even noticed. We (Tulane) have always been shunned by press.
"Always" is a long, long time. Would suggest we have been shunned by the local sports press for years, however.
by CT Wave
Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Non-Tulane Sports Discussion
Topic: Hank Aaron dies, aged 86
Replies: 26
Views: 820

Re: Hank Aaron dies, aged 86

PeteRasche wrote: Mon Jan 25, 2021 1:10 pm Obviously the elephant in the room regarding him not being lionized like Ruth/Cobb/Mantle/Maris/et al. is the race consideration. But that's been discussed by many a person and we don't need to rehash that here.
If you think Maris was lionized, you were not alive then.
by CT Wave
Tue Jan 19, 2021 10:02 am
Forum: Main YOGWF - Current Green Wave athletics talk, news and discussion
Topic: COVID vaccine update
Replies: 234
Views: 8494

Re: COVID vaccine update

I violently agree that at this time in our country, we are very judgmental.
by CT Wave
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Non-Tulane Sports Discussion
Topic: What, nothing about Saints loss to TB/Brady?
Replies: 24
Views: 578

Re: What, nothing about Saints loss to TB/Brady?

Looked like the Saints had no interest in going up to the cold in Wisconsin next weekend.