4:17 AM EDT, Mon May 02, 2016

Artie Burns continues the Canes' first round tradition -- goes 25th overall to the Steelers

The tradition continues. Artie Burns, who lost his 44-year-old mother to a heart attack in October and left UM after his junior season to take care of his younger siblings and 19-month old son, became the 58th first round pick...

UM's Artie Burns drafted 25th overall by Pittsburgh Steelers

And so, a new streak of producing first round draft picks has begun for the Miami Hurricanes. Cornerback Artie Burns, who in December announced he was bypassing his senior year to enter the NFL draft, was taken with the 25th overall pick by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Thursday night, his selection...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 28, 2016

The Miami Hurricanes' 1st-round picks through the years

Sixty-four times, teams have expended a first-round draft choice on a Miami Hurricanes player. An unprecedented 19 'Canes were selected in the first round in the four drafts from 2001-04, but no UM player had been drafted in the first round from in six straight drafts (2009-14) until tackle Ereck...

Florida vs. Miami to open 2019 football season in new Camping World Kickoff

Three-plus more years. That's how long you have to wait until the Miami Hurricanes meet the Florida Gators again in football. UF athletic director Jeremy Foley confirmed in a statement Tuesday that UF is partnering with Florida Citrus Sports and...

'Canes baseball team loses No. 1 ranking after tough week

After losing their weekend series against Virginia and dropping four of their last six, the Hurricanes have lost their hold on the No. 1 spot in all the major college baseball polls. Baseball America dropped Miami to No. 4 in its top 25 on Monday, while D1Baseball.com dropped the Hurricanes to...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 25, 2016

UM's Artie Burns, still grieving for his mother, could be an early pick in draft

Sometimes, the memory comes to him while he's doing the most mundane, routine things.Artie Burns was 11 when it happened, a precocious young athlete hoping to do well at one of his track meets despite the fact he felt feverish and nauseous.He wasn't sure if his weakened body could get over those...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 25, 2016

Draft prospects who have visited or worked out for Dolphins

As the Miami Dolphins prepare for the NFL Draft, the team has conducted visits and workouts with several prospects. NFL teams are allowed 30 official visits and an unlimited number of private workouts. The first round of the three-day draft is April 28 in Chicago.

Just spoke to police: Miami Hurricanes RB Mark Walton status remains same

Been getting messages and emails and tweets regarding the case of University of Miami running back Mark Walton, who was arrested by Miami police early Saturday morning for DUI. Everyone is asking if there are any updates or new charges...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 25, 2016

Miami players head into draft confident they can prove themselves if given chance

One of the eyebrow-raising questions of last year's NFL draft was how a Miami team that was coming off just its third losing season in more than three decades could produce such a talented draft class.The Hurricanes had seven players drafted off that 2014 squad with two — offensive tackle Ereck...

Miami Hurricanes drop from No. 1 No. 4 in Baseball America poll

The University of Miami's No. 1 ranking lasted two weeks. Baseball America dropped the Canes from the top spot to No. 4 early Monday morning. Returning to No. 1 for the eighth time this season, including the preseason poll, are...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 24, 2016

'Canes drop Sunday's game, series against defending champion Cavaliers

Two weeks ago, the Miami Hurricanes were one of the hottest teams in college baseball.They ascended to No. 1 in all of the major polls for the first time since 2008. They had a nation-leading 12-game win streak and built a comfortable lead atop the ACC Coastal Division standings.Miami still holds...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 24, 2016

Hurricanes running back Mark Walton suspended after DUI arrest

Miami Hurricanes running back Mark Walton has been suspended from Miami's football team after he was arrested early Saturday morning, the school announced. Walton was charged with driving under the influence and knowingly driving with a suspended license, said Miami police, who indicated the investigation...

Source: Hurricanes running back Mark Walton arrested

University of Miami running back Mark Walton, who will be a sophomore next season, was arrested in Miami Beach early Saturday morning, according to a source familiar with the situation. Walton has been suspended by the university. "We are aware...
Orlando Sentinel Apr 20, 2016

No. 21 FAU upends top-ranked Miami baseball team

They're separated by 52 miles and feature rosters filled with local South Florida standouts.So it's no surprise that when they meet, no matter their rankings or records, Miami and FAU tend to play some hotly contested baseball games.This most recent meeting was no different, with it ultimately...

Mark Richt speaks about getting Hurricanes "to rise to the level of play we're asking"

New Miami Hurricanes coach Mark Richt was asked today on the Atlantic Coast Conference coaches spring teleconference how the players responded to what he asked of them on the field this spring. His answer was revealing in how the coaches...