11:44 AM EST, Mon February 08, 2016

Meet UM cornerback signee Malek Young

Name: Malek Young Position: Cornerback Height/weight: 5-10, 182 High school: Coconut Creek High 247Sports.com composite star rating: Three  247Sports.com national composite ranking: 510 247Sports.com position composite ranking: 47 247Sports.com state composite ranking: 72 The Buzz: A former Georgia...
Orlando Sentinel Feb 3, 2016

'Canes win some, lose some early on National Signing Day

By late morning, for the Hurricanes, most of the work was finished. Though Miami waited until noon for word that Wellington receiver Ahmmon Richards had opted sign with Miami, the Hurricanes announced in the late morning they had received signed letters of intent from all of their known committed...

Meet UM defensive end signee Joseph Jackson

Name: Joseph Jackson Position: Defensive end Height/weight: 6-5, 245 High school: Gulliver Prep (Miami) 247Sports.com composite star rating: Four  247Sports.com national composite ranking: 218 247Sports.com position composite ranking: 16 247Sports.com state composite ranking: 33 The Buzz: The Hurricanes...

'Canes win some, lose some early on National Signing Day

By late morning, for the Hurricanes, most of the work was finished. Though Miami waited until noon for word that Wellington receiver Ahmmon Richards had opted sign with Miami, the Hurricanes announced in the late morning they had received signed letters of intent from all of their known committed...

Recruiting: Meet the Miami Hurricanes' 2016 commits

At one point, the Hurricanes had one of the highest rated recruiting classes in the nation. But it’s been a year of transition and that isn’t always great on the recruiting front. Miami’s recruiting class – known to fans as the “Swag 16” group – has dwindled in size, with some prospects choosing...
Orlando Sentinel Feb 3, 2016

Recruiting: Meet the Miami Hurricanes' 2016 commits

At one point, the Hurricanes had one of the highest rated recruiting classes in the nation. But it’s been a year of transition and that isn’t always great on the recruiting front. Miami’s recruiting class – known to fans as the “Swag 16” group – has dwindled in size, with some prospects choosing...
Orlando Sentinel Feb 3, 2016

'Canes net Wellington standout receiver Ahmmon Richards

Ahmmon Richards is heading to “The U.” The four-star receiver announced his decision in front of a packed Wellington auditorium during the school’s signing day ceremony. Richards chose Miami over Alabama and Auburn. Richards, the Sun Sentinel’s Large School Offensive Player of the Year in Palm...

Meet Miami Hurricane Sam Bruce

Name: Sam Bruce Position: Wide receiver Height/weight: 5-8, 180 High school: St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale) 247Sports.com composite star rating: Four  247Sports.com national composite ranking: 82  247Sports.com position composite ranking: 11 247Sports.com state composite ranking: 13 The Buzz: One...

Meet Miami Hurricane Sam Bruce

Name: Sam Bruce Position: Wide receiver Height/weight: 5-8, 180 High school: St. Thomas Aquinas (Fort Lauderdale) 247Sports.com composite star rating: Four  247Sports.com national composite ranking: 82  247Sports.com position composite ranking: 11 247Sports.com state composite ranking: 13 The Buzz: One...
Orlando Sentinel Feb 3, 2016

Oxbridge RB Travis Homer sticks with Miami on Signing Day

As expected, longtime Hurricanes commit Travis Homer signed with Miami on Wednesday morning. In sending off his college letter, the running back becomes Oxbridge Academyl’s first ever power-five conference signee. “It’s definitely a relief,” said Homer. “We’re all glad it’s over and we’re just...

Jeff James, nephew of Miami legend Edgerrin James, signs with UM

Olympia safety Jeff James may not be the one of the more higher-rated prospects in Miami’s recruiting class – but his uncle was adamant that that not worry him. And his uncle – Edgerrin James – knows plenty about football. On Wednesday morning, Jeff James – rated a three-star prospect by ESPN after...

St. Thomas Aquinas receivers Bruce, Irvin II sign with Hurricanes

Sam Bruce couldn’t help but stand back and document the moment himself. As St. Thomas Aquinas athletic director George Smith and football coach Roger Harriott faxed Bruce’s letter of intent to Miami on Wednesday morning, Bruce stood back, phone in hand, smiling. As the letter sailed through the...
Orlando Sentinel Feb 3, 2016

Oxbridge Academy's Travis Homer becomes first Cane to ink

As National Signing Day got started Wednesday morning, it was a South Florida prospect that became the first to get his signed Letter of Intent to Miami. Oxbridge Academy running back Travis Homer, one of the Hurricanes' longtime commits, was the first to fax his LOI into Miami, the school announced...

Oxbridge Academy's Travis Homer becomes first Cane to ink

As National Signing Day got started Wednesday morning, it was a South Florida prospect that became the first to get his signed Letter of Intent to Miami. Oxbridge Academy running back Travis Homer, one of the Hurricanes' longtime commits, was the first to fax his LOI into Miami, the school announced...

Top cornerback Tyler Byrd flips from Miami to Tennessee

On the same night UM got a big-time commitment from four-star Niceville safety Romeo Finley, it got a big-time decommitment from four-star cornerback Tyler Byrd. Byrd, a Naples High senior who committed to UM almost exactly a year ago (...