Tulane named ‘biggest surprise’ team by USA Today

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The first half of the college football season is over, and while the spotlight is big teams like LSU and Alabama, USA Today has named Tulane the “top surprise team” of the season.

At 5-and-2, the green wave has already matched its highest win total since 2004 and need only one more win to become bowl eligible, an achievement they haven’t reached in more than 10 years!