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Jesiah Pierre is Miami's big secret weapon for 2019

Sat, 24 Jun 2017 10:50:00 PDT

The Miami Hurricanes have a little secret they’d rather no one else knew about. The problem is that it’s becoming harder and harder to keep it quiet.

Perhaps if Miami football coaches had discovered elite linebacker Jesiah Pierre a little later in his high school football career, their cloak-and-dagger...

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Former UM guard Davon Reed not surprised by early 2nd round NBA draft selection

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 07:20:00 PDT

When former Miami Hurricanes guard Davon Reed heard his name called during Thursday night’s NBA draft, he was filled with many emotions.

There was elation, satisfaction and relief.

One feeling, however, never crossed his mind: Shock.

While being selected by the Phoenix Suns with No. 32 pick was...

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UM's Kamari Murphy lands close to home with Brooklyn Nets summer league team

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 09:10:00 PDT

Like any hopeful, former Miami Hurricanes forward Kamari Murphy had his eyes glued to Thursday’s NBA draft.

When he didn’t hear his named called, he wasn’t completely disappointed. He knew the chances were slim but received the second-best possible news Friday morning.

Murphy earned a roster spot...

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Hyde: What was the best advice you ever received? | Commentary

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 10:55:00 PDT

President George W. Bush gave some 2003 Marlins visiting the White House for their World Series tour his standard line of advice: “Save 31 percent of your money and don’t get photographed with a drink in your hand.”

So what’s the best advice you’ve ever received?

One simple question. So many good...

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Former UM standout Pat Burrell to be inducted into college baseball Hall of Fame

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:25:00 PDT

Former Miami Hurricanes standout Pat Burrell will receive one of college baseball’s top honors when he is inducted into the Omaha College Baseball Hall of Fame.

It was announced Thursday he will officially join the 2017 class on July 1 during the College Home Run Derby. Burrell, who will be honored...

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Hurricanes receiver Ahmmon Richards tabbed a preseason All-American by Athlon Sports

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 09:20:00 PDT

Miami receiver Ahmmon Richards was among nine Hurricanes players to earn the Athlon Sports preseason honors.

Richards was the only Hurricanes player named to both the All-American and All-ACC teams.

Last year, Richardson set the UM freshman receiving record with 934 yards. It was the sixth-highest...

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Former UM guard Davon Reed selected by Phoenix Suns in second round

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 20:15:00 PDT

Former University of Miami guard Davon Reed was selected by the Phoenix Suns with the 32nd pick of the NBA Draft Thursday.

Reed was the second selection of the second round. He is the first UM player drafted since guard Shane Larkin was chosen in the first round in 2013.

Reed, a 6-foot-6 guard,...

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UM's Davon Reed awaiting NBA draft fate

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 05:00:00 PDT

Davon Reed is careful these days when surfing the Internet.

He knows he could easily fall into the trap of constantly checking out the latest NBA mock drafts by the so-called experts. Instead, he chooses to avoid it all.

Reed, a former Miami Hurricanes standout, is patiently waiting to see if his...

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Ex-UM star Warren Sapp donating brain to science after taking too many hits in football career

Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:40:00 PDT

Hall of Fame player Warren Sapp announced Tuesday he’s starting to suffer the effects of the many hits he took during his long football career and he’s donating his brain for concussion research.

The Apopka native and former University of Miami and the Tampa Bay Bucs star said in a story and video...

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Al Blades Jr. honors late father with Miami commitment

Sun, 18 Jun 2017 18:00:00 PDT

St. Thomas Aquinas four-star cornerback Al Blades Jr. honored his late father, a Miami Hurricanes football alum beloved by fans, by announcing his commitment to UM on Father’s Day.

The 6-foot, 170-pound rising senior took to Twitter to let his decision be known on Sunday night.

Al Blades Sr. was...

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UM women set to open season against FIU, will host St. John's, Kentucky

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 12:30:00 PDT

After losing their three leading scorers to graduation and experienced point guard Laura Cornelius to a season-ending injury, the Hurricanes women’s basketball team will likely endure some growing pains next season.

That’s all the more reason coach Katie Meier felt it important to test her players...

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Hurricanes offensive line feels it has depth, versatility to be a force

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 10:55:00 PDT

Danny Isidora, their most consistent player of a year ago, has moved on to the NFL. Sunny Odogwu, a starter who had gained invaluable experience and provided levity on and off the field, has transferred.

And still, as they prepare for the season ahead, several members of the Miami Hurricanes offensive...

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UM's annual CanesFest set for Aug. 12 at Hard Rock Stadium

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 12:45:00 PDT

In another sure sign that football season is inching closer, Miami has announced the date for this year’s CanesFest, the annual preseason event that allows fans to meet Hurricanes players.

The date to circle: Aug. 12. And unlike seasons past, this year’s event will take place at Hard Rock Stadium,...

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Chester, Lepore lone Hurricanes baseball players taken in 2017 draft

Wed, 14 Jun 2017 17:00:00 PDT

Through the first two days of the Major League Baseball draft, the Hurricanes watched as several of their incoming freshmen got the call, calls that may keep those players from ever suiting up for Miami.

On Wednesday afternoon, the first current Hurricane got the call.

Junior outfield Carl Chester,...

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Expectations or not, Mark Richt says Hurricanes will need time to discover identity

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 11:15:00 PDT

They have yet to name a starting quarterback. Their running back depth is shaky at best, scary at worst. And there are questions about how some new faces will perform for a defensive backfield in transition.

Still, the Miami football team is coming off one of its best years in recent memory.

The...

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UM says tight end Jovani Haskins transferring

Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:55:00 PDT

Early Tuesday morning, Hurricanes coach Mark Richt addressed several personnel issues during an appearance at one of his youth football camps.

One of the topics he touched on? The fact the Hurricanes would likely deal with some depth issues at tight end this season after the departure of David...

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Richt pleased with effort in Hurricanes' summer workouts

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 14:55:00 PDT

Usually, when Mark Richt commands a huddle after practice, he’s surrounded by finely-tuned college athletes that use their height, size and speed to their advantage on the football field.

On Sunday afternoon, the coach was surrounded by athletes of a different sort — wide-eyed youth football players...

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Wimbley caps decorated UM career as national runner-up in 400-meter final

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 06:45:00 PDT

She had hoped to finish her Miami Hurricanes career with a double national championship.

But Shakima Wimbley — one of the most decorated sprinters in Miami history — came up just short.

Though Wimbley pushed hard down the final stretch of the 400-meter finals at the NCAA Outdoor Championships on...

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Hurricanes basketball lands Mount St. Mary's transfer Miles Wilson

Fri, 9 Jun 2017 12:05:00 PDT

With the possibility of losing Bruce Brown to the NBA after next season, the Miami Hurricanes men’s basketball team grabbed a potential replacement.

Combo guard Miles Wilson announced via Twitter on Thursday night that he was transferring to UM from Mount St. Mary’s. Wilson, who will be a sophomore,...

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