The Tulane Community Stadium will be the new on-campus home for the Green Wave.
Tulane President Scott Cowen announces the Home Field Advantage campaign, along with (from left) Rick Dickson, athletics director; newly named head football coach Curtis Johnson; Associated Student Body president Evan Nicoll; and Tulane Board chair Jay Lapeyre. (Photos by Paula Burch-Celentano)
December 9, 2011
For nearly 40 years, the Tulane Green Wave football team has waged war on the gridiron without having a stadium of its own to do it in. What many have said has been a detriment to both the football program and campus life, may soon be a thing of the past, as the university on Thursday (Dec. 8) announced a fund-raising campaign to build an on-campus stadium by 2014.
“Starting this very minute, Tulane is embarking on a $70 million Home Field Advantage campaign to construct a $60 million on-campus stadium and create a $10 million investment fund for Tulane football,” said President Scott Cowen. More...
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