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Wed, 28 Sep 2016 14:09:00 PDT
They have been, even before arriving on campus, the closest of friends.
And so, the Hurricanes' freshmen linebackers — Shaquille Quarterman, Mike Pinckney and Zach McCloud — have relied on each other to navigate every challenge they've faced in their brief college careers.
They learned their way...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 10:19:00 PDT
As his unit prepares for its biggest challenge to date – facing Georgia Tech and the Yellow Jackets’ triple option offense – Hurricanes defensive coordinator Manny Diaz is adamant that even when having to rely on the kind of assignment football one needs to play to be successful against Georgia...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:15:00 PDT
Hurricanes coach Mark Richt has never shied away from professing his faith. Those who know him best say it's part of what defines him and whether it's at a press conference, a team meeting, or during his weekly visits with youth football players across South Florida, Richt has always been willing...
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 13:16:00 PDT
After years of lobbying for funds and a tough renovation period, Florida Citrus Sports officials are pleased Orlando is reaping rewards.
Renovated Camping World Stadium has landed its latest major event, with Orlando officially set to host the ACC football championship game Dec. 3.
The game will...
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 11:05:40 PDT
Miami Hurricanes fullback Marquez Williams is starting to get used to this homecoming thing.
Two weeks after playing within a couple hours of his former school, he returns to his home state when the Hurricanes play at Georgia Tech. Williams grew up in Athens, Ga., about an hour drive from Atlanta....
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 14:50:00 PDT
For the Hurricanes defense, it’s been a rough start to the season on the injury front.
Corner Adrian Colbert, linebacker Darrion Owens, defensive end Scott Patchan and defensive tackles Anthony Moten and Courtel Jenkins have all missed time through Miami’s first three games while recovering from...
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 13:43:00 PDT
Coming off their bye week, the Hurricanes are ranked 14th in the country.
They're among national leaders in several statistical categories, both offensively and defensively.
And with their unblemished record, some college football analysts are touting them as one of the surprise teams in the nation...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:14:00 PDT
Hurricanes women's basketball coach Katie Meier would be the first to say she still has plenty of work to continue doing at Miami.
But now she'll be doing it with the distinction of being a Hall of Famer.
Meier, who has led the Hurricanes to seven straight postseason berths and six NCAA Tournament...
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 12:08:00 PDT
Context doesn't matter. Not with these teams. Not in these times. Not in this sport where games are doled out once a week, and the other six days are spent reducing the scoreboard into a simple, declarative sentence.
So the Miami Dolphins are 0-2 and done.
And the Miami Hurricanes are 3-0 and back....
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 17:02:00 PDT
Jeffrey Soffer conceded that he’s never been to a Miami Hurricanes football game.
But his mother Carol, has long been a Miami fan. So, when the South Florida real estate magnate and his siblings wanted to honor his mom, there seemed no better way to do it than by putting her name on the much-needed...
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 15:30:00 PDT
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 20:58:00 PDT
The Hurricanes have a bye this week, but that doesn’t mean Mark Richt has taken it easy.
The Miami coach gave his players some time off early in the week, but preparations have already begun for Georgia Tech and on Thursday, Richt continued what has become part of his new routine – visiting with...
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 21:00:00 PDT
Deshaun Watson and No. 5 Clemson finally turned in the performance everyone was expecting, totally dominating Georgia Tech in the first half on the way to a 26-7 victory Thursday night.
After sluggish wins over Auburn and Troy, and a practice-like rout of Football Championship Subdivision school...
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 12:54:00 PDT
Appalachian State athletic director Doug Gillin issued a statement Thursday apologizing for any incident that was created when the Hurricanes took the field at Kidd Brewer Stadium on Saturday, and both schools appear ready to move on from the matter.
Athletic director Blake James said earlier this...
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 15:00:00 PDT
The game is still more than a week away, but Hurricanes coach Mark Richt is already facing questions about his return to Georgia, which will come on Oct. 1 when Miami travels to face Georgia Tech.
And the coach is expecting there will be plenty of emotion for him and his family in Atlanta that...
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 12:14:00 PDT
As Mark Richt was leaving the park, a youngster had one final question.
Richt, the Miami Hurricanes' first-year football coach, had just finished talking with a group of youth football players at Coral Reef Park in Palmetto Bay. The session included him explaining what it takes to become a collegiate...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 11:30:00 PDT
It's never to early to dream of the future. Particularly when NFL teams are struggling and winless. -- John Harris, Special to The Washington Post
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 14:24:00 PDT
A member of the Appalachian State band has taken to social media alleging that the Hurricanes got physical with fellow bandmembers as Miami took the field Saturday, but Miami athletic director Blake James said the school has investigated the claim and found no evidence of "inappropriate conduct."...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 15:12:00 PDT
Not long after his team walked off the field at Appalachian State on Saturday, Brad Kaaya was all smiles.
That’s to be expected after a 45-10 win, but during his typical post-game chat with reporters, the Miami quarterback was relaxed, cracking jokes and touching on a number of topics from his...
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 16:50:00 PDT
The University of Miami & adidas Unveil “Legend of the U” football uniforms on Monday.