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Hurricanes Jaquan Johnson, Trent Harris earn ACC Player of the Week honors after Virginia win

Jaquan Johnson’s stellar season continues. Two days after his interception and touchdown return gave the Hurricanes a spark in their 44-28 win over Virginia, Johnson was voted ACC Defensive Back of the Week for a third consecutive week. He is the first Hurricane to earn a spot on the weekly ACC...
Nov 19, 2017

After comeback against Virginia, Hurricanes remain No. 2 in AP Top 25

After a slow start against Virginia on Saturday, the Hurricanes rallied to score 30 unanswered points en route to what was eventually a 44-28 win over over the Cavaliers at Hard Rock Stadium. On Sunday, the voters in the Associated Press Top 25 didn’t penalize Miami for its struggles, keeping Miami...
Nov 18, 2017

Hyde10: Ten thoughts on Miami's comeback win against Virginia

Resilient? Disciplined? Mature? In full belief? That sums up where the University of Miami is after a more-entertaining-than-expected 44-28 win against Virginia in which the Hurricanes scored the final 30 points of the game. To tell the story: Running back Travis Homer had 5 yards at halftime....
Nov 17, 2017

Notes, numbers and what to watch for as No. 3 Miami hosts Virginia

For the first time this season, the Hurricanes will take the field as one of the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings and that means, they have to adjust to a new role — being the hunted, instead of the hunter. Virginia, a team which has given Miami problems during the Hurricanes’...
Nov 16, 2017

Hurricanes coach Mark Richt a Munger Coach of the Year Award semifinalist

Hurricanes coach Mark Richt has won 18 of his first 22 games at Miami. He has led the Hurricanes through a 14-game win streak, the longest in major college football entering this weekend’s games. And Miami has clinched its first Coastal Division title, will play for an Atlantic Coast Conference...
Nov 16, 2017

Third-ranked Hurricanes' run shaped by last year's four-game skid

The first four games of the Mark Richt era went pretty well for Miami. Then came a brutal four-game losing streak last October that frustrated players, coaches and fans alike. There was heartbreak against rival Florida State, a late blocked extra-point helping the Seminoles hang on for a 20-19...
Nov 15, 2017

Turnover Chain mojo? Hurricanes say motivational tool gives them a spark, opponents a 'letdown'

The video surfaced not long before Miami and Notre Dame took the field Saturday night at Hard Rock Stadium and the language in it was anything but family-friendly. During a pre-game pep talk at midfield this past Saturday night, Notre Dame defensive coordinator Mike Elko tried to fire up his players,...
Nov 14, 2017

Hurricanes unfazed as they move into the No. 3 spot in the College Football Playoff rankings

All season long, after every win, the Miami Hurricanes have stressed they aren’t paying much attention to their ascent in the national rankings. As long as they keep winning, they say, things will continue taking care of themselves. But it’d be hard to fault the Hurricanes if they weren’t at least...
Nov 14, 2017

Veteran Hurricanes unsurprised by team's successful run

In the days since Miami’s 41-8 win over Notre Dame, Hurricanes players and coaches have watched as some college football experts and pundits have begun praising their program. It’s a change from last week, where more than one Hurricane said they felt a little bit disrespected by some in the national...
Nov 14, 2017

Miami, Clemson set for prime-time showdown in ACC Championship Game

Technically it isn’t part of the College Football Playoff, but when defending national champion Clemson and Miami meet in the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship Game, there will likely be playoff implications. And so, the matchup between the Tigers and Hurricanes will get prime-time exposure...
Nov 14, 2017

Quick hits from Hurricane coach Mark Richt's news conference ahead of Virginia

The Miami Hurricanes are riding high in the polls, already locked up the Coastal Division championship last weekend and are coming off a 41-8 win over Notre Dame. There’s plenty of attention surrounding the program and this week, they turn their attention to a matchup against ACC foe Virginia at...
Nov 13, 2017

Hurricanes Jaquan Johnson, Navaughn Donaldson and Zach McCloud earn ACC Player of the Week honors

After Miami's 41-8 win over Notre Dame this past Saturday, three Hurricanes — Jaquan Johnson, Navaughn Donaldson and Zach McCloud — were each voted ACC Player of the Week at their respective positions. It’s the second straight week Johnson earned ACC Defensive Back of the Week recognition. The...
Nov 13, 2017

UM's Demetrius Jackson joined by Hurricanes teammates as he delivers turkeys at childhood elementary school

Getting in and out of the car wasn’t exactly comfortable. Neither was navigating the crowded school hallway or handling the heavy boxes full of frozen turkeys and canned goods he’d bought with the money his foundation had been raising for weeks. But even a week removed from season-ending knee surgery,...
Nov 13, 2017

Hurricanes coach Mark Richt on Trajan Bandy and UM's freshmen: 'You've got to let people play'

It was, Hurricanes coach Mark Richt called it, “the biggest play” in Miami’s 41-8 win over Notre Dame on Saturday night. With 22 seconds left in the first half and the Hurricanes already holding a 20-0 lead, the Fighting Irish were hoping to make a play, any kind of play, to try and cut into that...
Nov 12, 2017

With Coastal Division clinched, Hurricanes have eyes set on new goal: the College Football Playoff

One of the first goals Mark Richt set for his team when he took over at Miami nearly two years ago was for the Hurricanes to win their first Coastal Division crown and play for their first Atlantic Coast Conference Championship. And Saturday night, even before taking the field for their game against...