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Saints’ March to the Super Bowl Stopped By Refs

Saints’ March to the Super Bowl Stopped By Refs

Joe Bellott, Contributer

January 23, 2019

One play can’t make the difference between winning or losing — says anyone who didn’t make the effort to investigate the situation. John Breech of CBS Sports shared the same frustration all of New Orleans felt. “The Saints got hosed by one of the worst no-calls in NFL history,” he stated. Rams...

The Privateers Succeed in Keeping the #ShipProtected

The Privateers Succeed in Keeping the #ShipProtected

Stefan Muro, Reporter

January 23, 2019

#ProtectTheShip night at the Lakefront Arena wound up being the perfect theme for the important conference game. Fans were not only rewarded with hashtagged T-shirts, but also a big Privateer victory against defending Southland Conference champions Stephen F. Austin State University (SFA)....

New Orleans golf team competes in David Toms intercollegiate in Baton Rouge

New Orleans golf team competes in David Toms intercollegiate in Baton Rouge

UNO Athletics

October 10, 2018

Baton Rouge-The University of New Orleans golf team completed competition in the David Toms Intercollegiate, Sunday at The University Club in Baton Rouge.Round two of the three-round tournament, which was halted by darkness Saturday, was completed Sunday morning followed by the third and final round ...

5A Grice Collects 10 Blocks in Opening Weekend Finale, Named All-Tournament

5A Grice Collects 10 Blocks in Opening Weekend Finale, Named All-Tournament

UNO Athletics

August 30, 2018

NEW ORLEANS – Kaitlyn Grice finished with a career-high 10 blocks and hit .438 (eight kills) in the season-opening University of New Orleans (1-2) Invitational Saturday afternoon in the Human Performance Center, but the Privateers fell to Murray State University (2-1) 25-22, 25-22, 25-18. Grice's...

Privateers Erase Double Digit Deficit, Halfcourt Heave Just Short as Time Expired in 55-52 Setback

Privateers Erase Double Digit Deficit, Halfcourt Heave Just Short as Time Expired in 55-52 Setback

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

December 3, 2017

MOBILE, Ala. – The Privateer basketball team came out of the half connecting on all facets, jumping out to an 18-3 run en route to erasing a 13-point deficit to take an eight-point lead with 10:16 remaining. A Jaguars three-pointer with 20 ticks to go allowed the University of South Alabama (4-3) to regai...

Travin Thibodeaux sets career-high at #RV Oakland

Courtesy of UNO Athletics

November 20, 2017

ROCHESTER, Mich. – In the season opener at St. John's, Travin Thibodeaux matched his career-high. It only took two games into his senior campaign to set a new mark, as the forward scored a career-best 20 points on 9-of-13 shooting, but the three-point barrage from #RV/RV Oakland University (2-0) was ...

Tennis closes out Fall with third place finish

UNO Athletics

November 12, 2017

In Hammond, the University of New Orleans ended its fall on a high note, taking three singles flights to defeat host and Southland Conference rival Southeastern Louisiana University 3-2 Sunday on the Southeastern Tennis Courts. The win improved the Privateers’ record to 3-1 in the George E. Fourmau...

Regular season concludes with Senior Day Tuesday, road match at HBU Thursday

UNO Athletics

November 12, 2017

The University of New Orleans (11-15, 5-9 Southland) closes out the regular season with two matches in three days, beginning with Senior Day, Nov. 7 versus Southeastern Louisiana University (3-25, 1-13 Southland) in the Human Performance Center. Prior to the 6:30 p.m. start, Rondolyn Bryant was hono...

Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

Nate Frye Joins Niagara River Lions

October 13, 2017

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

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

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

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...

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