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    November 24, 2014

    Miami Hurricanes Basketball Team Surges Into AP Poll at #17

    All hopes of the Miami Hurricanes football team crashing into the top 25 seem to be dashed this season, but the basketball team should help dry some of those tears. After beating then 7th-ranked Florida last week and breezing through a minor tournament this weekend, the 5-0 team debuted at number 17 ... More >>

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    October 22, 2013

    NCAA Ruling on UM's Nevin Shapiro Case: Nine Scholarships Lost, No Postseason Ban

    For two and a half years, Canes fans have cheered on the orange and green with a Ponzi-scheme raincloud over their heads. Ever since Yahoo published an in-depth reckoning of imprisoned booster Nevin Shapiro's claims about paying players and hosting wild bacchanals on his yacht, haters have gleefully ... More >>

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    April 5, 2013

    Here's the University of Miami's 45-Page Demand to Dismiss the Nevin Shapiro Case

    Donna Shalala is done messing around. This morning, the University of Miami dropped a 45-page bomb on the NCAA, detailing the dozens of reasons why the school believes the Nevin Shapiro case should be dropped. You've already heard most of the juicy parts: Nevin's attorney getting paid by the NCAA to ... More >>

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    March 7, 2013
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    February 20, 2013

    Three Former Miami Hurricane Coaches Facing Serious NCAA Charges

    The three people who may have the most to individually fear from the NCAA's investigation into the University of Miami are no longer with the school.According to Associated Press sources, Clint Hurtt, Aubrey Hill and Jorge Fernandez have been accused by the NCAA of purposefully misleading the invest ... More >>

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    January 22, 2013

    Frank Haith and Former Miami Hurricanes Coaches to to Be Charged with Unethical Conduct, Reports Say

    Though, the NCAA still has not delivered the official notice of allegations to the University of Miami, several details have started to leak out.Frank Haith, the former men's basketball coach who is now at the Missouri, in particular is said to be charged with "unethical conduct and failure to promo ... More >>

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    January 18, 2013

    Miami Hurricanes NCAA Investigation: Does Frank Haith Have More to Worry About Than Al Golden?

    Well, the week has come and almost gone, and despite reports that the NCAA could deliver its Notice of Allegations to the University of Miami this week, it doesn't appear that that's happening.However, the general feeling inside the school is that the football program could avoid major institutional ... More >>

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    August 3, 2012

    Nevin Shapiro Scandal Nabs a Gator: Florida Wide Receivers Coach Aubrey Hill Resigns

    The University of Miami may be at the center of the Nevin Shapiro scandal, but it's not the only school that has had to deal with the fallout. That's because several coaches and staffers have since moved on to other programs.Today, University of Florida wide receivers coach and recruiting coordinato ... More >>

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    March 27, 2012

    Frank Martin Hired at South Carolina, Admits Paying Ex-High School Players in Miami

    Finally, Frank Martin has become the head basketball coach of... South Carolina? According to news reports, Martin is leaving Kansas State after five years to take over the struggling Gamecocks. The move brings Martin closer to his native Miami, where he coached high school ball for 15 years, but it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Donna Shalala Must Admit Blame In Nevin Shapiro Scandal or Resign

    ​Yesterday, we finally heard Donna Shalala comment on Hurricane Nevin, the category 5 storm of a man who released the Kraken on her and Canes nation. You'd think a lady who worked in the Clinton Administration would know how to do a little damage control. Instead, the University of Miami president ... More >>

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    August 17, 2011

    Al Golden Feels Duped by University of Miami

    ​When Al Golden was plucked from college football obscurity as head coach of the Temple Owls to take over the Miami Hurricanes, a storied program that needed just a bit of fine tuning to be competitive again, it seemed like -- pardon the pun -- a Golden opportunity. Now, if an NCAA investigation p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2011

    Report: Frank Martin Will Come to UMiami If They Pretend to Care About Basketball

    ​During former Miami Hurricanes basketball coach Frank Haith's introduction at his new gig Missouri he had cutting words for University of Miami saying, "I know I'm in a different place. I know I'm in a place where they care." We'd be more outraged though if we thought people actually really cared ... More >>

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    April 4, 2011

    Missouri Hires UM Basketball Coach Frank Haith, Confusing Canes and Tigers Fans Alike

    via UM Athletics​Sometimes, you don't know what you've got till it's gone. Or so hopes the University of Missouri, which is set today to hire away UM basketball coach Frank Haith -- a man so under-the-radar at Football U that Canes fans this morning are scratching their heads en masse at the headl ... More >>

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    April 4, 2011

    Frank Martin to Miami Rumors Already Flying

    ​With the strange but not unwelcome departure of Frank Haith for the University of Missouri, UM is now in the market for a new head basketball coach.And less than five hours after the vacancy became public knowledge, rumors are already flying over who might take the helm at the struggling ACC hoop ... More >>

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    March 3, 2011

    Hurricanes Basketball Coach Frank Haith's Job Probably Secure as Tony Hernandez Named Interim AD

    ​The University of Miami is going to take it's time to hire a replacement for recently departed Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt. In the meantime, they've promoted Tony Hernandez to the job on an interim basis, with a permanent hire coming sometime before the start of the next football season. T ... More >>

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    February 25, 2011

    Yep, Kirby Hocutt is Leaving Miami for Texas Tech

    ​Well, it was all but official, but University of Miami Athletics Director Kirby Hocutt is leaving Coral Gables to take the same job at Texas Tech. Hocutt was seen as a rising star in the world of college athletics directors, and while his new job is certainly less high profile it will pay bet ... More >>

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    February 24, 2011

    Kirby Hocutt, Hurricanes Athletics Director, May Leave for Texas Tech

    ​University of Miami Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt has interviewed for the same position at Texas Tech, according to The Sun-Sentinel, and apparently the interest is mutual. Hocutt has only served in the position in Coral Gables since 2008, but he's reigned over an uncertain era of Hurricane spor ... More >>

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    February 3, 2011
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    March 15, 2010

    Disappointing Season Doesn't Even Earn 'Canes A Disappointing NIT Berth

    For college basketball teams, getting an NIT invite is kind of like winning an all-expense paid, mid-winter trip to Detroit.Better than nothing,kinda, but tough to get too excited about. Win the NIT, and you're officially the 66th best team in the land. Wooo!So what, exactly, is equivalent to gettin ... More >>

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    January 11, 2010

    Win Over Wake Forest Puts Miami Basketball in the Polls

    Despite the fact UM Basketball has only lost one game this season they've lingered in the "also receiving votes" section of the AP's college basketball poll. Most likely because detractors pointed to the team's relatively easy early season schedule. But Saturday's win against ACC rival Wake Forest s ... More >>

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    January 8, 2010

    For 14-1 Hurricanes Basketball, the Real Season Begins This Weekend

    via Hurricanes Sport​Miami has never been a huge college basketball town. There was a bit of buzz when FIU reeled in Isiah Thomas, but they're off to a 5-13 start. Sorry Zeke, maybe things will turn around when you can make an impact on recruiting.Then you've got the Miami Hurricanes. Overshadowed ... More >>

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    December 22, 2009

    News Roundup: Everyones a Hardlinder

    Charlie Crist, Marco Rubio and Kendrick Meek all showed up for a US Cuba Democracy PAC luncheon, and when it came to Cuba they all had the same thing to say. [CBS4]FIU will play host to a conference dealing with sex differentiation disorders in sports. [Herald]Police are still looking for the s ... More >>

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    April 16, 2009

    News Roundup

    Local Ten teens in the Florida Keys filmed each other having sex, and now they're getting hit with child pornography charges. [Herald] The owners of Village of Merrick Park, a fancy shopping plaza in Coral Gables for the elegantly Botoxed, filed for the biggest real estate bankruptcy in U.S. histor ... More >>

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    March 17, 2009

    News Roundup

    LocalWhoops, cutting a deal with the black community sounded look a smooth move for Marlins Stadium supporters, but turns out it is unconstitutional. [Herald]The suitcase trial ended with a four year prison sentence for a Venezuelan businessman. [BBC]Here is a story about Puppies ...that die. It is ... More >>

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    January 29, 2009

    Thug U: The Basketball Years? No, But A Player Got Arrested

    Randy Shannon has been in Catholic nun mode trying to steer his football players clear of the rich thug history of the UM football program, but we're guessing after yesterday's shenanigans, Frank Haith may want to borrow Shannon's habit and ruler to slap the knuckles of his basketball team. Suspende ... More >>

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    December 13, 2006

    Is there a hex on UM athletics?

    As police study the grainy video recorded by security cameras during the North Miami Beach shooting of former University of Miami basketball player Bradley Timpf, one has to marvel at the black cloud that has descended over the University of Miami sports community this year. First, in July, junio ... More >>