Curits Johnson set to begin second spring at Tulane

NEW ORLEANS — The Tulane football team will begin its second spring practice under coach Curtis Johnson when the Green Wave takes the field Wednesday for the first of 15 practices.

With construction of Yulman Stadium under way on campus, the Green Wave will split time at two sites. Weekday practices and two Saturday practices will happen at the New Orleans Saints’ training facilities, and a pair of Saturday practices will happen in March at Tad Gormley Stadium in City Park.

Tulane will practice from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. All practices at the Saints’ training facilities will be closed to media and the public.

However, both Saturday practices at Tad Gormley Stadium will be open.

The Wave’s spring game will happen at 10 a.m. March 9 at Tad Gormley Stadium.

FEBRUARY

13: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

15: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

16: 10 a.m. to noon (Saints practice facility/Closed)

18: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

20: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

22: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

23: 10 a.m. to noon (Saints practice facility/Closed)

25: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

27: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

MARCH

1: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

2: 10 a.m. to noon (Tad Gormley Stadium/Open)

4: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

6: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

8: 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. (Saints practice facility/Closed)

9: 10 a.m. to noon (Tad Gormley Stadium/Open)