Topic: athletics

Troy Dannen

Troy Dannen Sees Fan Base Rallying ’Round

Tulane athletic director Troy Dannen was as nervous as any Green Wave fan that November afternoon at Ford Stadium in Dallas.


Happy Winners

A jubilant Head Football Coach Willie Fritz celebrates with team members in the Green Wave locker room after Tulane’s 40-24 win against Memphis in Yulman Stadium on Sept. 28. At Tulanian press time, Tulane had a 6-6 overall and 5-3 American Athletic Conference record and was headed to the Auto Nation Cure Bowl in Orlando, Florida.

Emmanuel Rotich (center), team captain, keeps up the pace for cross country team members (left) Joshua Cheruyot and (right) Moses Aloiloi. Rotich took first place in the American Athletic Conference Championship for the second year in a row on Oct. 25. This year’s race was held in New Orleans in Audubon Park.

Cross Country Champ Pursues Architecture

Emmanuel Rotich never set out to be a competitive cross country runner, yet running was a big part of his life. Growing up in the remote village of Rift Valley, Kenya, he would run to school each morning and back home each evening. In between, he’d run home for lunch and then back to school for afternoon classes.

Lisa Stockton

500 (and Counting) Games Won

[Video] When Lisa Stockton took over as head coach of the Tulane University women’s basketball team back in 1994, it was never with the idea that she would become a true New Orleanian.

Men's basketball team

Fogelmans establish program for men’s basketball players

Avron B. Fogelman (A&S ’62) and Wendy Mimeles Fogelman (NC ’63), previous contributors to men’s basketball, have given another $1 million to support the program.