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Thu, 27 Oct 2016 11:23:00 PDT
During the Hurricanes' three-game losing streak, Miami hasn't been as effective running the ball as it was early in the season, when Mark Walton and Joe Yearby each rushed for scores against Florida A&M, Florida Atlantic, Appalachian State and Georgia Tech.
But as the Hurricanes look to snap their...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:08:00 PDT
They've made seven straight postseason appearances and will return three of their top four scorers from a year ago, including preseason All-ACC pick Adrienne Motley.
And so, the Hurricanes women's basketball team will start the season ranked among the nation's top 25 teams, taking the No. 20 spot...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 23:13:00 PDT
Putting together top-ranked recruiting classes has become commonplace for first-year Miami head coach Mark Richt. So it should be no surprise his first full recruiting class at UM is ranked among the country's best at No. 12.
Since 2010, Richt's coaching staffs at Georgia failed to land recruiting...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 14:51:00 PDT
For the better part of six games, the Miami Hurricanes' defense was a pleasant surprise.
The unit, which featured plenty of questions entering the season after it was decimated by injuries, suspensions and dismissals during training camp, performed beyond expectations with players quickly adapting...
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 17:37:00 PDT
Jim Larranaga's University of Miami Hurricanes have been ranked ninth of the Atlantic Coast Conference's 15 teams in the conference's 2016-17 preseason poll.
Last year, UM went 27-8 and tied for second in the conference, losing to Virginia in the ACC tournament semifinals. The reached the Sweet...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 07:13:00 PDTUniversity of Miami men's basketball coach Jim Larranaga sits down for a video interview at ACC media day in Charlotte:
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:03:00 PDT
With Miami's defensive depth issues, the Hurricanes have had to get creative.
One experiment they've been tinkering with over the course of the past week? Moving tight end Stan Dobard to the defensive line, where the Hurricanes were without starting defensive ends Chad Thomas and Demetrius Jackson,...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:02:00 PDT
Through the course of Miami's three-game losing streak, Mark Richt has been adamant: there is no single player or position group responsible for the Hurricanes' offensive woes.
Highly touted skill players including Brad Kaaya, Stacy Coley and Mark Walton have echoed their coach's sentiments, taking...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:36:00 PDT
Chris Perkins is back on the couch for Season 2 of "Sports with Perk" to talk Dolphins, Heat, UM football and more with columnist Dave Hyde.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 12:22:00 PDT
Mark Richt has coached the Miami Hurricanes for just seven games, but as his team tries to snap out of a three-game losing streak, the coach has made one thing clear: He's not going to put the fault on his players.
He's going to shoulder most of the blame himself, something he made clear late last...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:08:00 PDT
Hurricanes basketball coach Jim Larrañaga has said with his program coming off NCAA probation, he's seeing a difference on the recruiting trail.
And Tuesday morning, he picked up yet another coveted prospect.
Four-star power forward Deng Gak verbally committed to Miami, choosing the Hurricanes...
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 09:44:00 PDT
Less than a week ago, the Miami Hurricanes took the field against Virginia Tech as a battered, depleted team missing several starters.
Now, as Miami continues preparing for Saturday's game at Notre Dame -- where the Hurricanes will seek to snap a three-game losing streak -- it seems the team is...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 12:51:00 PDT
For the Miami Hurricanes, one of the most tumultuous chapters in program history is officially ending.
Saturday marked the end of the three-year NCAA probation period stemming from the investigation into the actions of former booster Nevin Shapiro, a convicted Ponzi schemer, who said he doled out...
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 16:49:00 PDT
Amari Carter is heading to Miami.
The Palm Beach Gardens safety verbally committed on Saturday, choosing the Hurricanes over Notre Dame.
A three-star recruit, Carter has established himself as one of Palm Beach County’s top defensive players over the past two years. The 6-foot-2, 170 lb. defensive...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:48:00 PDT
The Miami quarterback sat in the grass, his limbs re-arranged, his head dropped in pain, as defenders danced around in glee. A football requirement — either protecting the passer or throwing the ball away — was to blame.
TV announcers debated which one. Fans and media took sides. But here's the...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:34:00 PDT
Miami Hurricanes coach Mark Richt refused to single out the offensive line after the team allowed eight sacks in Thursday's loss to Virginia Tech.
On Friday's media teleconference, Richt said the problems were result of a poor collective effort by the offense. The Hurricanes gave up more sacks...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 12:42:00 PDT
The Hurricanes are mired in as nightmarish a stretch as they could have imagined.
After winning four straight to start the season and climbing to No. 10 in the AP Top 25, Miami has lost three straight conference games in the span of 12 days, the latest setback coming Thursday in a 37-16 loss to...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:33:00 PDT
A season that started with so much promise now stands at a crossroads.
The Hurricanes, who two weeks ago were ranked No. 10 in the nation after opening the year with four wins, entered their Thursday night game at Virginia Tech struggling and depleted by injuries.
They left Blacksburg in more pain...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 21:08:00 PDT
A short week. A battered defense. An offense that has struggled in recent weeks.
The Hurricanes came into what was essentially a must-win game at Virginia Tech knowing they'd have a spate of challenges to overcome if they wanted to keep their hopes for a Coastal Division title alive.
But in the...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 20:52:00 PDT
UM's Brad Kaaya on moving past 3-game losing streak: 'Miami Hurricanes don't quit no matter what the record is'