Griffin Neal, a quarterback who played in Germany last year, said he was "in the right place at the right time" when he impressed Saints scouts in a workout and went on to sign with the team.
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QB Tanner Lee is transferring to Nebraska. He started 19 games at Tulane over the past two seasons.
Tulane is expected to announce the hiring of Willie Fritz as coach on Friday, according to a source.
Tulane hires Fritz as head coach
Georgia Southern's Willie Fritz has reached a verbal agreement to be Tulane's coach, according to ESPN's Brett McMurphy and media reports. The school is expected to officially announce the hire today.
Tulane coach Curtis Johnson has been fired after going 3-9 for the second straight season. The New Orleans native went 15-34 in four seasons at Tulane.
Tulane fires coach Johnson
Tulane has fired football coach Curtis Johnson after three losing seasons in four years. Tulane lost to Tulsa on Friday night after a stunning 4th-quarter rally to finish 3-9 on the season.
Zack Langelar, Craig Suits and Kolton Schindelar ignited a late rally to lead Tulsa past Tulane 45-34 Friday night.
Tulsa stuns Tulane with pick-6
Tulsa stopped Tulane's potential go-ahead drive in dramatic fashion, as Kolton Shindelar picked off Jordy Joseph's pass and took it back 89 yards for a Tulsa TD to increase the lead to 45-34 late in the fourth quarter.
Green wave up at hafltime
Tulane leads Tulsa 24-14 at the half. Green Wave QB Jordy Joseph has thrown for 166 yards and three touchdowns in the first half. The senior QB also leads his team with 32 yards rushing. Live on ESPN 3
Tulane extends its lead
Jordy Joseph and Dontrell Hilliard executed the shovel screen pass to perfection on the 66-yard touchdown. Tulsa trails 24-14 late in the second quarter.
Evans throws his 2nd touchdown
Tulsa QB Dane Evans finds Joshua Atkinson in the back of the end zone for a 35-yard touchdown. It's tied up at 14-14 in the second quarter. Evans has thrown for 117 yards on 7-for-11 completions.
Tulane takes the lead
Green Wave QB Jordy Joseph rolled out and found Teddy Veal in the end zone for a 3-yard touchdown. Tulsa trails 14-7 early in the second quarter.
Green Wave gamble pays off big
On fourth down, Tulane QB Charles Jones threw a jump-pass to TE Jordy Joseph for a 28-yard touchdown. It's all tied up at 7-7 in the first quarter.
Tulsa on the board first
Golden Hurricane QB Dane Evans found Justin Hobbs in the middle of the field for a 20-yard catch-and-run touchdown. Tulane trails 7-0 in the first quarter.
Watch: Tulsa vs. Tulane
Tulsa, attempting to become bowl eligible for the first time since 2012, has won nine of the 11 all-time meetings against Tulane -- but both losses have come on the road. The past 10 meetings have all come since 2005 with the Golden Hurricane going 9-1 over that span. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN
Xavier Jones ran for 117 yards and three touchdowns, Matt Davis added 156 yards rushing and a score, and SMU beat Tulane 49-21 Saturday night.
SMU scores on 70-yard blocked FG
SMU is on the board first with this blocked FG that was returned 70 yards by RC Cox for a 70-yard TD. SMU leads 7-0 on ESPNEWS.
Watch: Tulane vs. SMU
The both of these teams are under .500, but don't underestimate what could be a close ball game. Tulane is coming off a win and SMU gave No. 22 Temple a run for their money two weeks ago. Live on ESPNews/WatchESPN
Tanner Lee threw for 252 yards and two touchdowns and Andrew DiRocco hit the game-winning 35-yard field goal with 4 seconds left as Tulane held off Army 34-31 to snap a five-game losing streak on
Tulane scores 90-yard TD
Tulane QB Tanner Lee threw for 106 yards last week against UConn. He almost matched that in one play this week, as he found Teddy Veal deep down the field for a 90-yard touchdown pass to tie Army at 7.
Jamar Summers scored on a 67-yard interception return to give Connecticut the edge it needed to defeat Tulane 7-3 on Saturday night.
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