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New Orleans baseball defeats Central Arkansas 11-4 for first-ever victory at Bears Stadium

New Orleans baseball defeats Central Arkansas 11-4 for first-ever victory at Bears Stadium

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
March 29, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The University of New Orleans baseball team continued its Southland Conference series against the University of Central Arkansas on Saturday afternoon, besting the hosts 11-4 for the program’s first-ever victory at Bears Stadium. New Orleans (14-10, 4-4 Southland Conference) hit four home runs in the vi...

International Tennis Player Asset to UNO

International Tennis Player Asset to UNO

Angelle Cleneay, Social Media Manger
March 29, 2017
Filed under Sports

Nicolas Kramer, an international student at the University of New Orleans, has played tennis since he was seven years old after his father introduced him to the sport. Kramer fell in love with the game after moving to Germany at 17 and ending his professional skiing career. Kramer journeyed to New Orleans after being ...

Men’s Basketball Drops 67-66 Decision In 2017 NCAA First Four

Men’s Basketball Drops 67-66 Decision In 2017 NCAA First Four

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
March 22, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday afternoon, the clock struck midnight on the University of New Orleans men's basketball team as the Privateers dropped a 67-66 contest to Mount St. Mary's in the 2017 NCAA First Four in University of Dayton Arena.   The Privateers may have come one point shy of writing the next c...

UNO goes 2-0 against No.7 LSU

UNO goes 2-0 against No.7 LSU

Angelle Cleneay, Social Media Manger
March 22, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

On March 15, the University of New Orleans’ boys in royal blue and white overtook the Louisiana State University Tigers in a freezing, 15-inning showdown deep in the heart of Death Valley ending in a 7–4 victory. The game began with a 1-0 lead due to a single hit by senior Samuel Capielano and the...

Men’s Tennis heads to the Lone Star State for three matches

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
March 15, 2017
Filed under Sports

The University of New Orleans men's tennis hits the road this week to begin a season-long five-match road swing, starting with three matches in the state of Texas.   The road trip begins on Tuesday, Mar. 14 against Incarnate Word at 12 p.m. The Privateers stay in San Antonio, Texas, the followi...

Beach Volleyball goes 2-2 at Badger Beach Bash

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
March 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

The University of New Orleans beach volleyball team competed in its second event of the 2017 season this past weekend, going 2-2 in the Badger Beach Bash. The two victories at one event match a program record set last year at the Pelican Classic, while the three 5-0 shutout-victories in one season are a new record....

UNO men’s basketball wins SLC Championship

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
March 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

On Saturday afternoon in Stopher Gym, the University of New Orleans men's basketball team clinched the outright 2016-17 Southland Conference championship with a 74-64 win over league rival Nicholls before a road crowd that was largely filled with fans donning silver and blue.   UNO saw a double-digit le...

UNO defeats LSU in iconic upset at home

Angelle Cleneay, Social Media Manger
March 8, 2017
Filed under Sports

The University of New Orleans ended an eight-game losing streak against the number two ranked Louisiana State University Tigers on Wednesday night at Maestri Field.   With an 11–8 victory, Head Coach Blake Dean and his boys in the royal blue-and-white defeated the LSU Tigers who were nati...

Women’s Tennis Shows Depth In 4-0 Win

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
February 12, 2017
Filed under Sports

The University of New Orleans women's tennis team hosted Southern University on Saturday afternoon, completing the weekend sweep with a 4-0 win.   Junior Anja Luethi led the Privateers with victories at the top slot in both singles and doubles play, while senior Yasmine Rashad also went 2-0 on the day. ...

Late Run Leads Men’s Basketball Past Southeastern Louisiana, 60-52

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
February 12, 2017
Filed under Sports

The University of New Orleans men's basketball team defeated the Southeastern Louisiana Lions 60-52 on Saturday evening in the University Center. The game featured a combined 39 turnovers, 72 missed shots and countless stoppages due to issues with the shot and game clock.   "There were som...

Men’s Basketball Celebrates Homecoming With 78-69 Win Over Nicholls

Men’s Basketball Celebrates Homecoming With 78-69 Win Over Nicholls

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
February 8, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports

It was a day of celebration as the University of New Orleans capped its week-long Homecoming 2017 with a pair of basketball games in Lakefront Arena, and the men's basketball team sent the crowd home happy as the Privateers defeated Southland Conference foe Nicholls, 78-69, on Saturday evening.   ...

Men’s Tennis Opens Up Season With 6-1 Victory Over Alcorn State

Courtesy of UNO Athletics
February 8, 2017
Filed under Sports, University

Privateers start season 1-0 after defeating Alcorn State The University of New Orleans men's tennis team played its first match of the spring 2017 season on Friday afternoon, setting the standard for the upcoming campaign with a 6-1 victory over Alcorn State.   The victory marks the seco...

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