Frank Martin

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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 >>

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    April 22, 2011

    Sorry, Frank Martin Fans, Jim Larranaga Will Be the Canes' Next Basketball Coach

    via WikiCommons​For a coaching job that isn't exactly one of the most high-profile in NCAA basketball or even on the University of Miami's campus, the search for a new leader for the Hurricanes' next men's basketball team sure took a lot of twist and turns. Hampered by a concurrent search for an a ... More >>

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    April 21, 2011

    Is George Mason's Jim Larranaga Miami's Next Basketball Coach?

    ​Apparently, no one in Coral Gables has given Frank Martin a call, but they have reached out to another pretty enticing candidate to fill the men's basketball coaching vacancy. George Mason University has announced they've granted their coach Jim Larranaga permission to talk to Miami about the ... More >>

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    April 14, 2011

    Report: Old New Times Investigation Keeping Miami From Calling Frank Martin

    ​We've theorized that the main reason University of Miami hasn't called basketball coach Frank Martin yet is because of his scandalous past at a Miami High School. Well, today an off-the-record source tells The Miami Herald that those skeletons in the closet may very well in fact be the main reaso ... More >>

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    April 12, 2011

    UM Hires Wisconsin's Shawn Eichorst as Athletic Director

    Yep, this is the guy. ​The University of Miami's search to replace athletic director Kirby Hocutt has come to an end. The Miami Herald reports that Shawn Eichorst, a deputy AD at the University of Wisconsin, has been hired for the job, and what a job it is. Not only will Eichorst be charged with m ... More >>

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    April 12, 2011

    Harvard's Tommy Amaker Turns Down Miami's Coaching Offer

    ​We're not sure what is going on in Coral Gables. The Hurricanes have a potential superstar college basketball coach in Frank Martin who seems like he's just waiting for a call, but they're spending all of their time trying to lure so-so candidates for the men's basketball coaching job who don't e ... More >>

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    April 11, 2011

    Frank Martin Sounds Like He's Just Sitting Around Waiting for Miami to Call

    ​The University of Miami is pursuing multiple options to fill their men's basketball coach vacancy, including, the latest, Harvard coach Tommy Amaker. The only person they haven't seemed to call is the must-buzzed about and perhaps best option: Kansas State coach Frank Martin. In his latest re ... More >>

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    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 5, 2011

    Frank Martin on Miami Coaching Rumors: "No One Has Called Me"

    ​Regardless of what's actually on the mind of University of Miami interim athletics director Tony Hernandez, the media has already anointed Kansas State coach Frank Martin the frontrunner for the Canes' open basketball coaching job because of his considerable connections to the Miami area (connect ... 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 31, 2011
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    February 17, 2011
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    February 14, 2011

    Krop High Basketball Scandal: Where in the World Do Angel Rodriguez and Trevin Joseph Live?

    Angel Rodriguez (left) and Trevin Joseph​We never did believe that the number-one-ranked Krop High basketball squad's eligibility shenanigans stopped with Brian Delancy's phantom residences. So over the weekend, we headed to addresses listed in the Miami-Dade School District database for 19-year ... More >>

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    February 13, 2011

    Shakey Situation: Krop High Shouldn't Have Escaped Disqualification

    Steve SatterwhiteBernard Wright (center, standing) flanks coach Shakey Rodriguez during their FIU days.​This news story will appear in Wednesday's issue of New Times. It includes reporting that was published last week on our news blog, and which was referenced without attribution in this weeke ... More >>

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    February 9, 2011

    Disqualified Krop Baller Bryan Delancy's Sketchy Living Situation

    ​At three this afternoon at a Downtown courthouse, attorneys representing Dr. Michael Krop High will argue that the disqualification of one of the school's basketball players over an immigration issue is illegal. Whether Florida's number-one ranked high school team qualifies for the playoffs hangs ... More >>

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    December 20, 2010

    Frank Martin Is Not a 'Scapegoat': New Times Busted Him Cold at Miami High

    via K-State Athletics​This weekend marked the homecoming of Frank Martin, a Miami native who's turned the Kansas State Wildcats into a Top 10 basketball team. If you read the Herald's glowing piece on Martin though, you may have stumbled over a couple quick sentences: Martin "was fired" as coach o ... More >>

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    May 26, 2005

    Excess Hollywood

    Some interesting horror flicks, a couple of relationship movies, and plenty of action save summer from sequels

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    February 24, 2005
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    March 2, 2000

    A Shakey Machine

    FIU hoops coach Shakey Rodriguez has surrounded himself with coaches and players with bad raps and worse reps -- and it's a losing combination

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    August 27, 1998
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    July 2, 1998

    Double Dribbling

    With the clock running down, Miami High principal Victor Lopez fights back

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    May 21, 1998

    Stung Again

    Miami High's principal comes out swinging as new questions arise about his school's baseball and soccer squads

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    March 26, 1998
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    March 12, 1998
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    March 5, 1998

    Dream Team

    For years Miami Senior High School has fielded one of the best basketball teams in the nation. But getting into the record books has meant tossing out the rule books.

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    March 7, 1996

    Sell It or Smell It

    Potatoes are plentiful, but green beans are scarce. Okra abounds, and tomatoes are holding their own. If it weren't for Allapattah's terminal market, Miamians would have no food for thought.

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    July 20, 1994

    Now You're Talking Security!

    The county awards Wackenhut a $35 million contract to guard Metrorail stations -- without so much as a glance at the competition

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    April 20, 1994

    Ride the Rails, Pay the Price

    For some Dade County commissioners money is no object when it comes to keeping Wackenhut on the public payroll