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River Parish players setting foundation for new era at Tulane

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Teams:
  • Destrehan, East St. John, Hahnville, St. Charles, West St. John
  • Posted:
  • 9/8/14 1:09pm

NEW ORLEANS – It won’t be called The House That The River Parishes Built, but folks from the area were part of the foundation. When Tulane played its first-ever game at Yulman Stadium on Saturday – the team’s first game on campus since 1974 – the River Parishes had a major presence. Along with head coach Curtis Johnson and co-defensive coordinator Lionel Washington being from the area, nine River Parish players are... Keep Reading

Williams shines in SEC debut

  • Tags:
  • Alumni
  • Team:
  • East St. John
  • Posted:
  • 9/1/14 12:08pm

It didn’t take long for former East St. John standout D’haquille Williams to make his mark in the Southeastern Conference. Williams turned in the best debut of any receiver in Auburn history with 9 catches for 154 yards, including an 18-yard touchdown as the Tigers beat SEC opponent Arkansas 45-21 in Saturday’s season opener. The attendance at Jordan-Hare Stadium was listed at 87,451 and many of those chanted Williams’ nickname &ldquo... Keep Reading