Originally written on Fox Sports  |  Last updated 10/29/14
Miami is trying to stay focused after matching the highest ranking in school history. Next up is last-place Boston College, which nearly won last month's meeting. The No. 8 Hurricanes are perfect at home as they try for a 10th straight victory overall Tuesday night against an Eagles team that could again be pesky. Miami (17-3, 8-0) reached the eighth spot in the Top 25 one other time, on March 1, 1960. The Hurricanes are off to the best ACC start by any team since Duke began 10-0 five seasons ago. "To have a part of being a top-10 program in the country is crazy, man," forward Reggie Johnson said. "I would have never thought that, especially being at Miami." The Hurricanes are 9-0 at home and enjoying their longest win streak since a 12-0 start to 2007-08. Boston College (10-11, 2-6) is in a three-way tie for last place with Georgia Tech and Virginia Tech. Miami insists it won't be looking ahead, as it needed four free throws from Durand Scott in the final 30 seconds for a 60-...
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