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Louisiana may not have a pro baseball franchise, but the Pelican State is dominant at the college level. Five teams from the state received seeds to the College Baseball World Series. Baton Rouge and Lafayette will each host regionals.


Tulane's Green Wave Breaks Into New Conference Tonight


Tulane hoops tip off tonight. This season marks the Green Wave’s debut in a new conference, the American Athletic Conference (AAC.) The AAC was formed in 2013 after the so-called "Catholic 7" schools departed the Big East. meaning that Tulane will be facing some tough opponents. Fans can look forward to home games against conference foes Memphis, Cincinnati and reigning National Champion, UConn.


Today in NOLA: 9.6.14


It’s time to let your judgment go as Shotgun Cinema screens Stop Making Sense tonight. Tulane inaugurates a new stadium and ignites regional rivalries with a home game against Georgia Tech. Plus, Ty Segall performs in the French Quarter, Little Freddie King plays on Frenchmen, and two top-quality local theatre productions continue their opening weekend. Have a rockin’ Saturday night:


Roads Close as Tulane's Yulman Opens


It's no Mardi Gras, but uptown is going to see some traffic disruptions on Saturday (9.6) when Tulane's Yulman Stadium officially opens. The City has issued a set of reminders and guidelines for road closures, parking regulations, and all the other hoopla accompanying the sold-out opener.


Today in NOLA: 9.2.14


New Orleans has a new home for college football: Tulane celebrates the official opening of Yulman Stadium today. The team play their first game in their new home this Saturday against Georgia Tech. Get a taste of the history of New Orleans’ most venerable restaurants at the Louisiana State Museum, tonight and Thursday only. And it’s time to space out: Hawkwind’s Nik Turner saxes it up at Siberia tonight. Click through for more events and free punk rock tonight:


Tulane University Reaches Out to Safety Devon Walker


by Chase Lowenstein

The Green Wave is lifting up Tulane Safety Decon Walker, the Tulane University football player who sustained a severe spinal cervicle fracture after a head-to-head collision during Saturday's game in Tulsa, Okla., as continues to recover. St. Francis Hospital in Tusla reported that Walker is with his family by his side. The Destrehan is alert and responsive and the medical staff is doing everything possible to ensure him and his famliy are comfortable.


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