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Mon, 20 Feb 2017 19:40:00 PST
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. —
Bruce Brown had a tough night from the field, and yet, with the ball in his hands and Miami in need of a basket, the freshman guard put his faith in loads of summertime shooting work.
Brown made a 3-pointer with 23.8 seconds left in overtime and the Hurricanes beat No. 18...
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:11:00 PST
NFL prospect Al-Quadin Muhammad talks to the Sun Sentinel's Omar Kelly about training with local performance coach Pete Bommarito, being humble and what he has to offer for an NFL team.
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 04:15:00 PST
For a good chunk of Monday night, things looked bleak for the Hurricanes men’s basketball team.
Miami trailed Virginia by as many as nine points in a game where defense made a difference and scoring was at a premium. For a third straight game, it was playing without its suspended starting point...
Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:16:00 PST
University of Miami offensive lineman Danny Isidora shared his experience in training for the NFL combine and what his expectations are for his NFL career.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 21:00:00 PST
NFL prospects train for the upcoming NFL Combine at Pete Bommarito's performance camp in Miami on Tuesday.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 14:55:00 PST
Cedrick Wright's short career at Miami has ended.
The Hurricanes announced in a press release Monday afternoon that the safety from Gulliver Prep is leaving the football program after one season.
“I talked to Cedrick and we both felt it was in his best interest to get a fresh start somewhere else,” coach...
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 15:00:00 PST
Ahead of the Miami baseball team’s opening weekend, coach Jim Morris was blunt.
If the Hurricanes were to win games this season, they’d need solid pitching and even better defense.
They got neither Sunday afternoon, and in the end, that meant no season-opening series sweep.
Starter Michael Mediavilla...
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 11:00:00 PST
The Hurricanes hosted some of the state’s top high school football prospects on campus Saturday for one of their “Junior Day” events and as one might have expected, it turned in some good results.
Miami and coach Mark Richt — who was celebrating his birthday Saturday — got verbal commitments from...
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 14:40:00 PST
Within minutes of his team’s latest escape, Jim Larranaga changed completely from his courtside, suit-and-tie coach’s uniform. He donned sweat pants. Tennis shoes. T-shirt and long-sleeve pullover.
“I was sweating too much,’’ the Miami men’s basketball coach said as he sat before the media.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 13:35:00 PST
There have been flashes of their potential in practice. But finally, it’s starting to click in games.
And as the injured, depleted Hurricanes try to navigate through the final stretch of the regular season, there’s no better time for big men Kamari Murphy and Ebuka Izundu to start playing the way...
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 19:30:00 PST
The Hurricanes entered the new season knowing there would be questions to answer.
Without hitters like Zack Collins, Willie Abreu and Brandon Lopez, who would provide the power? With Chris Barr and Johnny Ruiz – two of their top returning infielders – working back from injuries, would the defense...
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:05:00 PST
Leonard Myers, the former Dillard High standout and cornerback who was instrumental in rebuilding the Hurricanes program ahead of Miami’s 2001 national championship, died Friday after a battle with cancer.
He was 38.
Several former Hurricanes players – including current Miami cornerbacks coach...
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:15:00 PST
Former University of Miami football player Jon Beason, who played nine years in the NFL for the Panthers and Giants, has donated $250,000 toward construction of the Carol Soffer Football Indoor Practice Facility, UM announced Thursday.
The gift from the former standout at Chaminade-Madonna pushes...
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:19:00 PST
DeLand freshman safety Avantae ‘Tae’ Williams, just a week removed from committing to the University of Miami, was fielding another big-time scholarship offer Wednesday night, this time from Alabama.
“I feel like I’m really a top prospect now. I just gotta work harder and harder and harder every...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 20:07:00 PST
The Hurricanes have dealt with depth issues all season long.
And Miami’s men’s basketball team – which has just nine scholarship players on its roster – was dealt another blow just before tip-off against Georgia Tech when Miami announced starting point guard Ja’Quan Newton was suspended for three...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 18:22:00 PST
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 17:16:00 PST
The Hurricanes men's basketball team -- whose roster features just nine scholarship players -- has dealt with depth issues all season long.
They'll be dealing with more over the next three few days after Miami announced that point guard Ja'Quan Newton was suspended for three games after violating...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:45:00 PST
Days ahead of their opener, the Hurricanes didn’t have captains. Or even a set lineup.
Those are the kinds of things that can happen in transition years. Even veteran coaches and tradition-rich programs occasionally find themselves looking for answers.
That’s where Miami’s baseball team finds itself...
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 13:24:00 PST
Big departures: C Zack Collins, OF Willie Abreu, P Bryan Garcia, INF Brandon Lopez, OF Jacob Heyward
Key newcomers: P Jeb Bargfeldt, C Michael Amditis, OF Michael Burns, P Evan McKendry, P Gregory Veliz, C Alex Sanchez, INF Brandon Gali
Home opener: 7 p.m. Friday vs. Rutgers
Outlook: The Hurricanes...