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Tales from Tulsa: Ja'Quan Newton hopes to shine in Oklahoma like his dad did

By Michelle Kaufman TULSA, Okla. -- University of Miami guard Ja'Quan Newton will have extra motivation to play well against Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night. His father, Joe Newton, plans to be...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 16, 2017

'Canes look to continue 'special' year as they open NCAA Tournament play

As he watched his team go through some of its early practices, Jim Larrañaga didn’t exactly have high hopes. The Hurricanes men’s basketball team, adjusting after the losses of veterans Sheldon McClellan, Angel Rodriguez and Tonye Jekiri, were too young and inexperienced, Larrañaga thought, to...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 16, 2017

Gearing up for the NCAA Tournament: Breaking down film with Miami

For the first time since 1993, the Miami Hurricanes women’s basketball team is set to host NCAA Tournament games on its home floor. Ahead of their opening game against Florida Gulf Coast on Saturday, the Hurricanes have allowed the Sun Sentinel to document some of the work that goes into preparing...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 16, 2017

Muhammad, Grace to participate in UM's Pro Timing Day

Though neither of them played a down for the Hurricanes this season, both defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad and linebacker Jermaine Grace will participate in Miami’s annual Pro Day event for NFL hopefuls, the school announced Wednesday. They will join 13 of their former teammates for the event,...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 14, 2017

NCAA Tournament butterflies? Learn from Michigan, UM's Jim Larrañaga says

For the second straight year, the Hurricanes are off to the NCAA Tournament. But while that eventual Sweet 16 team was filled with experienced veterans, this time around, Miami’s men’s basketball team will put a core of young players on the floor. Two of those players were wrapping up their senior...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 13, 2017

'Canes women set to host NCAA Regional

Last year, the Hurricanes had to travel more than 3,000 miles to open play in the NCAA Tournament — and it was a nightmarish trip. This time around, things will be a whole lot easier for the Miami women. For the first time since 1993, the Hurricanes will open play in the NCAA Tournament on their...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

Miami Hurricanes' NCAA selection watch party

The Miami men's basketball team learns its NCAA tournament fate on Selection Sunday.
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

UM men to open NCAA Tournament against Michigan State

A year ago, the Miami Hurricanes were one of the favorites to put together a deep NCAA Tournament run and the selection committee rewarded them with a No. 3 seed and an opening-round game in which they were the heavy favorite. That’s not quite the case this time around, but no matter. The Hurricanes...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

Miami offense explodes as 'Canes beat Georgia Tech, 17-7

Maybe Miami’s baseball team just needed to start conference play. In their first Atlantic Coast Conference series of the season, the Hurricanes took two of three games from Georgia Tech, helping ease the sting of an ugly week and Miami’s worst start since 1954. After splitting the first two games,...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

UM senior Kamari Murphy: Playing in the best conference prepares us for this

Murphy: We like the matchup, we like the underdog role
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

Jim Larranaga effusive in his praise for Michigan State coach Tom Izzo

Hurricanes travel to Oklahoma to take on Michigan State on Friday
Orlando Sentinel Mar 12, 2017

UM freshman Bruce Brown: 'We play well against big-time opponents'

UM standout freshman Bruce Brown unfazed by NCAA Tournament stage
Orlando Sentinel Mar 10, 2017

Where will the 'Canes go dancing? Selection Sunday looms...

Many men’s college basketball experts had the Hurricanes pegged as a bubble team for most of the season. But Miami’s big late-season upsets of both Virginia and Duke likely helped the Hurricanes lock up an at-large berth in the NCAA Tournament. A win over Syracuse in the ACC Tournament this week...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 9, 2017

Miami's ACC tournament run ends with rout by North Carolina

North Carolina was rested, offensively efficient and plenty eager to make up for a regular-season loss to Miami. It was not a good combination for the Hurricanes. Ninth-seeded Miami dropped a 78-53 decision to the top-seeded Tar Heels on Thursday in the ACC quarterfinals at the Barclays Center,...
Orlando Sentinel Mar 8, 2017

'Canes baseball team drops heartbreaker to FIU

For the Hurricanes baseball team, the brutal start to the season continues. Miami, which has struggled at the plate, on the mound and was coming off its worst loss to Florida International in program history, was in control early during the second game of its midweek series against the Panthers...

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