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Miami (FL) may not have played its best game of the season, but the Hurricanes will survive another week undefeated after edging North Carolina on ‘Zero Dark Thursday’ in Chapel Hill. The Canes scored on a 90-yard drive late in the fourth quarter to take the lead, 27-23, on a 3-yard touchdown run by Dallas Crawford. The Tar Heels responded quickly, driving down to Miami’s 28-yard-line, but couldn’t find the end zone on the game’s final play.
Here’s the winning score:
BEST OF MAXIM
Dallas Crawford turned in a big performance in relief of Miami's star runner to keep the No. 10 Hurricanes unbeaten.
Crawford had a 3-yard touchdown with 16 seconds left to give Miami a 27-23 victory over North Carolina on Thursday night.
Crawford's short score ended a 90-yard drive by the Hurricanes (6-0, 2-0 Atlantic Coast Conference), who lost top rusher Duke Johnson...
Miami Hurricanes head coach Al Golden confirmed Friday that wide receiver Phillip Dorsett will miss at least a month with a partially torn MCL, reports the Miami Herald. Dorsett injured his right knee in the first quarter of Thursday's win over North Carolina. A partial tear of the MCL is actually good news compared to what the team feared. After the game, Dorsett was seen...
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) -- Miami leading rusher Duke Johnson and receiver Phillip Dorsett left the Hurricanes' game Thursday night at North Carolina in the first quarter because of injuries. Johnson broke free for a 59-yard run in the opening period and had 83 yards on eight carries before heading to the locker room with an undisclosed injury. Johnson came in ranked 14th nationally...
Miami leading rusher Duke Johnson and receiver Phillip Dorsett left the 10th-ranked Hurricanes' game Thursday night at North Carolina in the first quarter because of injuries.
Both players were ruled out for the rest of the game before halftime.
Johnson broke free for a 59-yard run and had 83 yards on eight carries before heading to the locker room with an undisclosed injury...
Chapel Hill–The Miami Hurricanes are trailing at the half for the first time all season, 13-17 as North Carolina’s two-quarterback system is working to perfection along with extraordinary tight end Eric Ebron. The Tar Heels’ big time tight end caught six passes for 144 yards and a touchdown and was key on several first down pick ups for the Heels. Miami’s defense did...
The Miami Hurricanes blocked a North Carolina field goal attempt, which Gus Edwards returned for a touchdown.
During a night filled with mistakes and injuries, Miami (6-0, 2-0) escaped with a victory against North Carolina (1-5, 0-3) in Chapel Hill Thursday night 27-23. Poor QB play by Stephen Morris and a last second desperation play almost did the Hurricanes in. Miami was exposed this evening but they are still on track for both the ACC and National Championships.
In replacing Duke Johnson...
Chapel Hill–The Miami Hurricanes got their stiffest test to day and they responded. Leaving only 16 seconds left on the clock, back up running back scored in the fourth quarter to give Miami a 27-23 lead which would give them the win. The Hurricanes improved to 6-0, 2-0 in the ACC.
The game started out rocky for the Hurricanes as Stephen Morris throw an interception on the...
Miami Hurricanes QB Stephen Morris attempted a screen pass against North Carolina, but it bounced off an O-lineman's head and was intercepted.
The Miami Hurricanes have plans to "Light Up The Darkness" on Thursday against North Carolina, while the Tar Heels have coined the day "Zero Dark Thursday."
The No. 10 ranked Miami Hurricanes hit the road on Thursday to take on a fellow ACC opponent in the North Carolina Tar Heels.
At 5-0 things are looking up for Miami while 1-4 North Carolina will be hoping to be stumbling block.
Coverage of the game between the Miami Hurricanes and North Carolina Tar Heels will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 7:30 pm ET from Kenan...
He should probably own stock or work in a chiropractor business. He’d give great advice. Because with his second quarter adjustments versus Georgia Tech and last night against North Carolina, Miami Hurricane assistant head coach and defensive coordinator Mark D’Onofrio is earning quite a reputation for making halftime adjustments. It’s only a matter of time before the...
Miami Hurricanes vs. North Carolina Tar Heels football preview and predictions. Who wins this Thursday night ACC showdown?
This video of Clinton Portis celebrating the Miami Hurricanes' game-winning touchdown over North Carolina will get you jacked up.
Miami Hurricanes coach Jim Larranaga hopped into a photobooth, put on some funny glasses, and dominated the 2013 ACC Media Days.