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Get all the latest blog entries about the University of Miami Hurricanes from Shandel Richardson of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel.



Last Build Date: Sun, 26 Feb 2017 05:05:45 -0500

Copyright: ©2017 Sun Sentinel
 



Four-star QB prospect Artur Sitkowski commits to Miami

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 19:10:00 PST

In the weeks since National Signing Day, the Hurricanes have made significant progress on their next recruiting class. 

That continued Saturday night with four-star quarterback prospect Artur Sitkowski verbally committing to Mark Richt and the Hurricanes. 

The 6-foot-5, 215-pound Sitkowski took...

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Former 'Canes QB Brad Kaaya to be featured on ESPN's Gruden's QB Camp

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 09:55:00 PST

Former Hurricanes quarterback Brad Kaaya, Miami’s all-time leading passer, is about to get some national exposure ahead of the NFL Draft.

Kaaya, who opted to bypass his senior year and enter the draft, is one of seven quarterbacks that will be featured on ESPN’s Gruden’s QB Camp.

The show, which...

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Newton apologizes, Larrañaga dances and 'Canes move closer to NCAA tournament

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...

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'Canes pick up pair of commitments from Carol City teammates

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...

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UM's Blake James says 'Canes close on indoor facility funding, school still finalizing spring football plans

Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:42:00 PST

As spring sports begin in earnest at Miami, Hurricanes athletic director Blake James is plenty busy.

Miami’s baseball team will play its season opener on Friday. Its basketball teams are wrapping up regular-season play with both the men and the women eyeing the postseason. The Hurricanes tennis...

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Richt promotes Kuligowski to assistant head coach

Fri, 10 Feb 2017 16:23:00 PST

For the Hurricanes, one of the most effective units last season was the defensive line, a group that showed marked improvement under assistant coach Craig Kuligowski.

On Friday, Kuligowski's efforts in his first year at Miami were rewarded with Hurricanes coach Mark Richt announcing he was naming...

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Five-star 2018 running back prospect Lorenzo Lingard commits to Miami

Thu, 9 Feb 2017 19:26:00 PST

It's been a little more than a week since the Hurricanes landed a solid class on National Signing Day, but already the push is on for some of the nation's top 2018 prospects.

And on Thursday afternoon, Miami landed a verbal commitment from one of those prospects, five-star running back Lorenzo...

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UM assistant Ron Dugans welcomed top-notch recruits -- and a baby -- ahead of National Signing Day

Wed, 8 Feb 2017 10:41:00 PST

Ron Dugans has been coaching long enough to know the drill. His wife, Yasheka Dugans, knows it too.

When National Signing Day looms, it’s pretty much all hands on deck for coaches and their families.

There are prospects making campus visits. Trips to take. Countless phone calls and texts to answer.

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UM's Demetrius Jackson to help with NCAA rules, governance

Mon, 6 Feb 2017 12:56:00 PST

Hurricanes defensive end Demetrius Jackson has worked to make life better for those in his community.

Now he’s hoping to try and do the same for fellow NCAA athletes.

Jackson was one of three ACC athletes that will serve on the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Autonomy Committee and will have voting...

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UM dismisses Courtel Jenkins from football team

Fri, 3 Feb 2017 12:28:00 PST

The Hurricanes have dismissed defensive lineman Courtel Jenkins from the football team, Miami announced Friday afternoon. 

Jenkins, who played three seasons for Miami, was dismissed after "a violation of team rules," the school said in a statement. 

A rising senior, Jenkins played in 10 games last...

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Homegrown players and 'True 'Canes' define UM's recruiting class

Thu, 2 Feb 2017 10:51:00 PST

Mike Harley concedes there was a bit of back-and-forth during his recruitment, but there was never any question he grew up a Hurricanes fan. Of that, there was never any doubt.

Trajan Bandy grew up a Hurricanes fan, too. So did De’Andre Wilder. And Jon Ford. Even Amari Carter, who grew up more...

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'Canes DC Manny Diaz breaks down UM's defensive recruiting class

Thu, 2 Feb 2017 09:12:00 PST

Like most coaches across the country on Wednesday, Miami Hurricanes defensive coordinator Manny Diaz was pretty darn happy with the crop of players that signed with Miami.

Unlike most coaches, though, Diaz pulls no punches when describing what it is that makes his newest players talented -- or...

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National Signing Day 2017: De'Andre Wilder signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 09:22:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at linebacker signee De'Andre Wilder of Miami's Carol City High.

Name: De’Andre Wilder

Position: Linebacker

Height/weight: 6-2, 197

High School: Miami Carol...

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National Signing Day 2017: Zach Feagles -- son of ex-UM punter Jeff Feagles -- signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 08:39:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at punter signee of New Jersey's Ridgewood High.

Name: Zach Feagles

Position: P

Height/weight: 6-2, 210

High school: Ridgewood High (Glen Rock, NJ)

247Sports.com...

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National Signing Day 2017: Deonte 'DJ' Johnson signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 08:30:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at defensive line signee Deonte Johnson of California's Luther Burbank High.

Name: Deonte “DJ” Johnson

Position: Defensive line

Height/weight: 6-5, 240

High...

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Receiver Jeff Thomas announces he's signing with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 08:20:00 PST

Since arriving at Miami, coach Mark Richt has lamented the Hurricanes' lack of depth at receiver. That could all be changing this morning.

Not long after St. Thomas Aquinas receiver Mike Harley announced he was signing with the Hurricanes on National Signing Day, Miami picked up a verbal commitment...

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National Signing Day 2017: Zalon’tae Hillery signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 07:38:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at offensive line signee Zalon'tae Hillery of Georgia's Glynn Academy.

Name: Zalon'tae Hillery

Position: Offensive line

Height/weight: 6-6, 280

High School:...

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St. Thomas Aquinas receiver Mike Harley signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 09:33:00 PST

He made the announcement during a segment on CBSSports.com on the morning of National Signing Day. But the decision? That was made weeks ago.

Mike Harley, a speedy wide receiver out of St. Thomas Aquinas signed with the Hurricanes on Wednesday morning, choosing Miami after considering offers from...

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National Signing Day 2017: Corey Gaynor signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 07:03:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at offensive line signee Corey Gaynor of Douglas High.

Name: Corey Gaynor

Position: Offensive line

Height/weight: 6-4, 282

High School: Douglas High

247Sports.com...

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National Signing Day 2017: Kai-Leon Herbert signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 06:50:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at offensive line signee Kai-Leon Herbert of American Heritage-Plantation.

Name: Kai-Leon Herbert

Position: Offensive line

Height/weight: 6-5, 284

High School:...

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National Signing Day 2017: Jon Ford signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 06:45:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at defensive end signee Jon Ford of Dillard High.

Name: Jon Ford

Position: Defensive end

Height/weight: 6-6, 300

High school: Dillard High

247Sports.com composite...

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National Signing Day 2017: N'Kosi Perry signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 06:28:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at quarterback signee N'Kosi Perry of Ocala's Vanguard High, who has been announced as one of Miami's signees this morning. He will compete immediately for...

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National Signing Day 2017: Derrick Smith signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:33:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at safety signee Derrick Smith of Jacksonville's Trinity Christian.

Name: Derrick Smith

Position: Safety/wide receiver

Height/weight: 6-3, 190

High School:...

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National Signing Day 2017: Trajan Bandy signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:27:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at cornerback signee Trajan Bandy of Miami's Christopher Columbus High. Bandy was the second signee announced by Miami on Wednesday. 

Name: Trajan Bandy

Position:...

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National Signing Day 2017: Evidence Njoku signs with Miami

Wed, 1 Feb 2017 05:19:00 PST

Throughout National Signing Day, we'll have continuous updates on the players that have officially signed with the Hurricanes.

Here, a look at wide receiver signee Evidence Njoku of New Jersey's Wayne Hills High. The younger brother of former Hurricanes tight end David Njoku was the first player...

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