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Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

October 13, 2017


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CATHARINES, Ontario, Canada – The Niagara River Lions announced the signing of Nate Frye Friday on Twitter (@RiverLions). Frye was a four-year letter winner for the University of New Orleans men's basketball program, appearing in 133 games for the Privateers. A six-foot guard, Frye averaged 10.6 poin...

Adam Carlisle named New Orleans interim track and field/cross country coach

Adam Carlisle named New Orleans interim track and field/cross country coach

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

October 13, 2017


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University of New Orleans distance coach Adam Carlisle was named interim head track and field/cross country coach, announced the director of athletics Derek Morel Monday. Carlisle is in his second season at UNO. He joined the Privateer staff in the summer of 2016 after three seasons as head cross...

Volleyball Fights Back In Set Three But Falls To Stephen F. Austin

Volleyball Fights Back In Set Three But Falls To Stephen F. Austin

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

October 13, 2017


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NACOGDOCHES, Texas - After dropping the first two sets to Stephen F. Austin State University on Wednesday, the UNO volleyball team fought gamely in set three but fell short to the Ladyjacks in Shelton Gym, 25-12, 25-9, 26-24. For the Privateers (7-10, 1-4 Southland), it was the first time this season they...

Cross country teams show improvement at Loyola/Allstate Sugar Bowl Festival

Cross country teams show improvement at Loyola/Allstate Sugar Bowl Festival

UNO Athletics

September 15, 2017


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Improvement was the word of the day at the Loyola/Allstate Sugar Bowl Cross Country Festival.  Senior Aaron Albert turned in another impressive performance as the Privateers finished second among Division 1 schools at the meet held Saturday, Sept. 9 at LaFreniere Park in Metairie. The best perfor...

Volleyball makes progress at North Texas Challenge

Volleyball makes progress at North Texas Challenge

UNO Athletics

September 15, 2017


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The University of New Orleans volleyball team entered the North Texas Challenge with a two-game win streak.  They extended that string to three games with a victory over Campbell University on Friday evening in five sets, 3-2 (17-25, 23-25, 25-23, 26-24, 16-14.) However, the Privateers left Denton, Texas w...

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

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March 29, 2017


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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


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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


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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


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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


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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

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March 8, 2017


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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

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March 8, 2017


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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...

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