Sitting at 5-5 and tied atop the ACC Coastal division, the Miami Hurricanes are playing their last home game of the season in a fog of uncertainty.
With a win over the Canes’ rivals, South Florida, Miami would clinch bowl eligibility. If they beat USF and Duke to close out the season, they could fight for the ACC championship — if their own school lets them.
For the second straight year, Miami could enforce a self-imposed postseason ban. The program is trying to prevent further penalties from NCAA sanctions stemming from improper pay and benefits for players from 2002-2010.
The USF-Miami game also features some top NFL draft prospects. Check out who to watch in the game below:
Seantrel Henderson, Miami, Tackle
This junior offensive tackle and former No. 1 overall high school recruit hasn’t had the career he might have expected so far at Miami, but that could change this week against USF. He didn’t begin the season as a starter, but that lack of field time isn’t because of talent. Of...