Coach: Jim Larranaga (1 season at Miami 20-13), Overall 490-347, 28 seasons
2011-12: Record 20-13 overall, 9-7 in ACC (Tie 4th)
Starters Returning (4) Shane Larkin, Durand Scott, Reggie Johnson, Kenny Kadji
Preseason Tournament: Diamond Head Classic
Top Non-Conference Games: vs. Michigan State, at UMass
Sat Out: Bishop Daniels (redshirt)
Last year was a very interesting year for 1st year head coach Jim Larranaga to say the least. He had to deal with 3 major injuries and 2 suspensions. Still though his team was 9-7 in the ACC and just missed out on an NCAA tournament berth. Since joining the ACC the Canes have only been to one NCAA tournament look for that number to change with 7 out of the 8 top returning scores returning from last season.
Leading the way for the Hurricanes is guard Durand Scott (12.9 ppg). He can do a little bit of everything but he excels at attacking the rim. Scott finished averaging 5.4 rpg not bad for a guard. One area he needs to improve on is his three ...