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The Miami Hurricanes blew a 16-point second-half lead, had three players disqualified and still beat Maryland in double overtime Wednesday, 90-86. Freshman Shane Larkin scored six points in the second overtime for the Hurricanes, who sank seven consecutive free throws in the final 51 seconds to hang on.
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MIRAMAR -- Tracy Howard made a nation full of Hurricanes happy Wednesday morning when he announced he was picking UM over Florida.
So why is the All-American cornerback -- considered the best in the country at his position -- heading down to Coral Gables and not Gainesville, where he was locked in before taking his official visit to UM last weekend? Here's what he had to say...
Recruiting against rival football coaches and other schools would have been the easy part. Al Golden was recruiting against rumors and lies, too. Against uncertainty and doubt. Against opponents’ negative recruiting he said “at times entered into the realm of vicious.” He was recruiting against all those dirty headlines wrought by disgraced booster Nevin Shapiro. And against...
Tracy Howard wasnt the only late signee for UM, as Dequan Ivery and Jawand Blue also joined the class after changes of heart.
UMs Jim Larranaga and Marylands Mark Turgeon are coaching at new schools but know each other well.
The Hurricanes’ late push for Tracy Howard paid off as the Miramar cornerback chose his hometown team over the Florida Gators.
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- The Miami Hurricanes blew a 16-point second-half lead, had three players disqualified and still beat Maryland in double overtime Wednesday, 90-86.
Freshman Shane Larkin scored six points in the second overtime for the Hurricanes, who sank seven consecutive free throws in the final 51 seconds to hang on.
Sophomore Terrell Stoglin, who leads the Atlantic...
The Miami Hurricanes hung on to win in double overtime beating Maryland, 90-86, on Wednesday, in the BankUnited Center. Facebook | Twitter | Schedule | Roster | Coach Larranaga | Stats and Notes
The Miami Hurricanes hope to lure All-American cornerback Tracy Howard of Miramar during what is expected to be an eventful National Signing Day.
Miramar High All-American cornerback Tracy Howard was the big late addition for the Miami Hurricanes on Wednesday, but he wasn’t the only sought-after recruit Al Golden and his staff reeled in after fax machines had already started sending over signed National Letters of Intent.
UM let an 11-point lead with 5:17 left in regulation slip away, but it dominated Maryland in the second overtime session.