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Recruiting: Which wide receivers are Miami Hurricanes chasing?

Mike Harley poses with wide receivers coach Ron Dugans during an official visit. (twitter.com/harleyxvi) On Wednesday, the signing day three-week warning bell will sound. Feb. 1 is almost here. That, of course, means the Hurricanes are in for a frenzied final stretch. They hosted a group of recruits last weekend, and have the next two weekends booked as they try to add to a class...
Via Canes Watch
4 days ago

The Tale of Two CanesHoops Teams

Three weeks into ACC play, the Miami Hurricanes continue to show Jekyll and Hyde tendencies – sometimes within the same game.  With a 2-2 conference record following an unexceptional out-of-conference performance, the young Canes basketball team has some work to do to achieve the consistency necessary to make a major impact this season (and a ticket to the Big Dance in March)...
Via State of the U
4 days ago

Miami Hurricanes TE David Njoku ranked 13th best NFL draft prospect

The world is starting to learn what we’ve known for a while: David Njoku is an ELITE NFL Draft prospect On Tuesday afternoon, NFL draft analyst Daniel Jeremiah of the NFL network released his top 50 NFL Draft Prospects Top 50 Draft Prospectshttps://t.co/APLX04nh6Z— Daniel Jeremiah (@MoveTheSticks) January 17, 2017 You won’t have to look far down this list to find...
Via State of the U
5 days ago

2017 NFL Draft prospect profile: Stacy Coley, WR, Miami

The Giants need more firepower on offense. Could they pick up a versatile receiver like Coley? The New York Giants have invested in the wide receiver position in recent seasons, spending a first round pick on uber-star Odell Beckham Jr. and a second-round pick on talented slot receiver Sterling Shepard. In doing so they’ve shown a renovation in thought with regards to the position...
Via Big Blue View
5 days ago

Season Review: Christopher Herndon IV

The ‘Canes most versatile player had a nice 2016 season Christopher Herndon IV, #23 for the Miami Hurricanes, was a player I left the spring game very excited about for the 2016 season. When given the opportunity he did not disappoint. Herndon IV is a 6’4 253 pound junior “Tight End” (let’s face it, an H-Back) from Georgia. Herndon is a true H-back in that he can block...
Via State of the U
5 days ago

Position Review: Safety

Breaking down how how the entire group performed Overall, the safety group played well this season, with the entire defense improving drastically from the last regime. Rayshawn Jenkins and Jamal Carter led the way, combining for 161 tackles. The other standout player from this group was sophomore defensive back Jaquan Johnson, who played safety and nickel in 2016. He tallied...
Via State of the U
6 days ago

A Season in Review: Kendrick Norton

Norton continuing the legacy of Miami’s great DTs Expectations are high as we enter the 2017 off-season. After the Hurricanes posted a 9-4 record in 2016 many feel that the program is poised for a larger breakout in Year 2 of the 'Richt Era'. Yet, before you can project lofty expectations there needs to be development. Defensive Tackle Kendrick Norton is chief among the team in...
Via State of the U
6 days ago

Canes Hoops signee Lonnie Walker named McDonald’s All-American

Add another one for Canes Hoops On Sunday night, the rosters for the 2017 McDonald’s All-American game were announced. Miami will be represented in this elite prospect showcase as 5-star SG signee Lonnie Walker was named to the East team. Miami has another @McDAAG to add to its list, congrats @lonniewalker_4! https://t.co/3AbrOlyNtB— Canes Hoops (@CanesHoops) January...
Via State of the U
7 days ago

Miami pulls way in second half, routs Pittsburgh

PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Davon Reed scored 18 points, Bruce Brown added 17 and Ja'Quan Newton chipped in 14 as Miami blew out reeling Pittsburgh 72-46 on Saturday.The Hurricanes (12-4, 2-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) snapped a two-game losing streak by smothering the Panthers. The Hurricanes outrebounded Pitt 37-23 and held Pitt (12-6, 1-4) to just 34 percent shooting (18 of 53).Jamel Artis...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Miami vs. Pittsburgh Men's Basketball Highlights (2016-17)

Miami vs. Pittsburgh: The Hurricanes were on fire from 3-point range against the Panthers, draining 10 from distance, on their way to a resounding 72-46 victory. Davon Reed led the way for the Canes with 18 points, 13 of which came in the 1st half.
Via ACC Digital Network
8 days ago

Chad Thomas: 2016 Season Review

After two subpar seasons, Chad Thomas finally started realizing his five-star potential. By the end of the 2016, junior DE Chad Thomas was one of the best and most consistent contributors on the Hurricanes defense. In 2014 and 2015, his true freshman and sophomore seasons, Thomas underwhelmed many with his production after coming in with the most promise. In his first two seasons...
Via State of the U
8 days ago

Reed leads Miami past reeling Pittsburgh 72-46

PITTSBURGH (AP) Davon Reed scored 18 points, Bruce Brown added 17 and Ja'Quan Newton chipped in 14 as Miami blew out reeling Pittsburgh 72-46 on Saturday. The Hurricanes (12-4, 2-2 Atlantic Coast Conference) snapped a two-game losing streak by smothering the Panthers. The Hurricanes outrebounded Pitt 37-23 and held Pitt (12-6, 1-4) to just 34 percent shooting (18 of 53). Jamel...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami looks to find consistency and turn around rough start

After a victory against NC State to open up ACC play, Miami has struggled to find consistency after back-to-back losses Cheers turned to silence at the Watsco Center on Thursday night, as the ‘Canes faltered at the hands of #20 Notre Dame 67-62. After falling behind by double digits early in the second half, Miami stormed back to take a 4 point lead with under 3 minutes to play...
Via State of the U
8 days ago

2017 Position Review: Linebacker

How did the group do as a whole? Check out the breakdown below! Opening Statement: It’s kind of funny “taking a look back” at my previous write up of this position group. Well, I call it funny. Others may call it sad. When I wrote the preview last season it was about a unit that could mix in a few talented players as well as lean on the depth of the senior leadership. Little...
Via State of the U
8 days ago

WATCH: Notre Dame vs. Miami Men's Basketball Highlights (2016-17)

Notre Dame vs. Miami: Matt Farrell scored 15 points and Steve Vasturia hit another big shot late for the Fighting Irish as No. 20 Notre Dame topped Miami, 67-62. Davon Reed led all scorers with 21 points and led the Hurricanes back from an 11-point second half deficit. Notre Dame is 4-0 in the ACC.
Via ACC Digital Network
10 days ago

Comeback falls short: Miami Hurricanes basketball loses 67-62 to Notre Dame

Davon Reed after Miami’s loss to Notre Dame (Matt Porter) [UM dismisses forward Michael Gilmore] [Critical stretch for Hurricanes basketball begins] [UM football ranked 20th to end 2016 season] [Miami given 14th-best odds for 2017 national title] [Who succeeds Kaaya as UM QB? A look at the contenders] CORAL GABLES — Miami doesn’t have Sheldon McClellan or Angel Rodriguez...
Via Canes Watch
10 days ago

Miami Basketball Dismisses F Michael Gilmore

Another one bites the dust On Thursday night, shortly before tip-off vs Notre Dame, Miami Hurricanes Basketball announced the dismissal of F Michael Gilmore. The press release from UM Athletics is as follows: Junior forward Michael Gilmore will no longer be a part of the University of Miami men's basketball program, for failure to meet team expectations. A talented transfer from...
Via State of the U
10 days ago

Basketball: Miami Hurricanes dismiss Michael Gilmore 

Before tipoff of Miami’s ESPN-televised game against No. 20 Notre Dame, the following press release appeared in the inboxes of reporters covering the team:  Junior forward Michael Gilmore will no longer be a part of the University of Miami men’s basketball program, for failure to meet team expectations. Gilmore, a 6-9 stretch four, was sitting out the year after transferring...
Via Canes Watch
10 days ago

How was Miami Dolphins’ Matt Moore cleared so fast? UM’s expert explains as NFL probes

Matt Moore missed one play before returning from this. (Getty Images) When Dolphins quarterback Matt Moore was laid out by a shot to the jaw against the Pittsburgh Steelers, it was easy to assume his day was done. When Moore had his helmet back in his hands 3 1/2 minutes later, it was easy to question why. Today, even the NFL is wondering. Dr. Gillian Hotz can tell you how and why...
Via The Daily Dolphin
10 days ago

Recruiting: Miami Hurricanes early enrollees arrive, S Billy Gibson not among them

When he committed to Miami, Billy Gibson (left) posted an image on Twitter of himself next to a high school-age Sean Taylor. [Meet Miami’s early enrollees] [Randy Shannon named Florida DC] [Houston’s new DC: Mark D’Onofrio] One of the players who planned to enroll early at Miami will not be coming to Coral Gables. Safety Billy Gibson, a three-star recruit from Miami Southridge...
Via Canes Watch
10 days ago

Critical stretch beginning for Miami Hurricanes basketball

Kamari Murphy (Getty Images) [UM football ranked 20th to end 2016 season] [Miami given 14th-best odds for 2017 national title] [Who succeeds Kaaya as UM QB? A look at the contenders] If you’re a college basketball coach, especially one who coaches a team that’s in a bit of a reloading year, you probably hope every opponent plays its worst game against you. Unfortunately for Jim...
Via Canes Watch
10 days ago

Notre Dame hopes to have answer for Miami

Notre Dame coach Mike Brey says his Irish had "no answer" for the intensity Miami's veteran club displayed in sweeping both meetings of the two teams last season. "I think we have been treated kind of like boys," he said, "because we weren't able to step up to that." But the roles will be reversed when the 20th-ranked Irish (14-2, 3-0 Atlantic Coast Conference) and unranked Hurricanes...
Via FOX Sports
11 days ago

Ahmmon Richards: 2016 season review

Despite coming in with a large amount of hype, Ahmmon Richards shattered expectations in 2016 He was named to 7 freshman all-american teams, he led all freshman receivers in the nation in receiving yards, and he broke Michael Irvin’s Miami record for most receiving yards in a game. Ahmmon Richards had high expectations entering 2016, but no one could have imagined he would cement...
Via State of the U
11 days ago

Offensive Line Season Review

The ‘Canes worst unit of 2016 was the Offensive Line New offensive line coach Stacy Searles inherited the Golden-era offensive line talent which was anything but and Kehoe’s coaching which is big on fundamentals, low on working with 5-star type athletes. Searles didn’t just have to overcome a lack of talent, but also a lack of discipline- Miami had the most penalties per game...
Via State of the U
11 days ago

Miami Hurricanes 2016 review: Quarterback

The last season of the Brad Kaaya show As we continue our look back at the Miami Hurricanes’ 2016 season, we turn our attention to the spotlight position on any team: Quarterback. For Miami, just as had been the case for each of the previous 2 seasons, this story starts and ends with QB Brad Kaaya. The Junior QB had arguably his best season as a Cane, and led the team to 9 wins...
Via State of the U
11 days ago
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