Women's Basketball

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2014

    University of Miami Quietly Helped Pioneer Lifetime Scholarships for Student Athletes

    Last week the University of Maryland made headlines by guaranteeing all of its student athletes lifetime scholarships. That means even if the athletes leave early to pursue professional opportunities and they don't quite work out, they can always come back and finish their education. It got a lot of ... More >>

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    July 31, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 9, 2013

    Former Hurricane Riquna Williams Sets WNBA Record for Most Points in a Single Game

    We're used to former Miami Hurricanes players setting all sorts of records in the NFL, but the WNBA? Not so much. Well, Riquna Williams, only in her second year of playing professionally after being on the Hurricanes women's basketball team, just set the record for most points in a single game by a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2013

    Tasty's Soul Food: Family, Turkey Butt and Basketball in Miami Gardens

    Chanivia Broussard may be one the best female basketball players to ever pass through the University of Miami. By the time she left in 2003, she had scored 1,482 points (7th all-time for the Hurricanes). She holds the same rank for field goals (621) and is ranked 10th for rebounds (583).

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    London 2012 Olympics: Six South Florida Athletes To Keep Tabs On During the Games

    Dun Dun Da Dun Dun Dun Da Dun Da Dun Da Dun. We are 24 hours away from the opening ceremony for the Games of the XXX Olympiad. While Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade aren't joining LeBron James on the basketball court, we've still got some serious Team USA contenders representing the 305, 954, and the 561 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 16, 2012

    Obama Snubs Hurricanes in Women's NCAA Tournament Bracket Again

    ​Once again, the University of Miami's women's basketball team is a third seed in the NCAA tournament, and once again President Barack Obama has snubbed them. Just like last year, the president predicts the Lady Canes will make a second round exit against a sixth seed team, this time at the hands ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Ten Best Things to Do in Miami This Weekend

    ​Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow; what does that mean for Miami? Six more weeks of winter snowbirds dropping New York City money in our southern city economy. Per usual, Cultist has rounded out a list of the ten best events going down 'round the Big Mango this weekend, showcasing a variety of re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    What's Michelle Obama Really Doing in South Florida?

    Maybe it's that whole exiled-from-the-Motherland, terrorized-by-a-ruthless-dictator thing, but Cubans tend to be a little paranoid. Of course, just because you're paranoid doesn't mean they're not watching you. And the fact that Michelle Obama, First Lady, Democrat, former WNBA power forward, close ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2012

    Five Things You Don't Know About Lesbians

    ​The highly anticipated anthology Best Lesbian Erotica 2012 was just released a few weeks ago. We're pretty sure you think you have lesbians all figured out. Then again, right now some of you may be thinking, 'What's erotica?" Heck, some of you may even be wondering what an anthology is.Do not fre ... More >>

  • News

    November 24, 2011
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    November 24, 2011
  • Blogs

    June 13, 2011

    The Murderous Miami Heat Drinking Game

    ​Note: This log, apparently describing an NBA Finals-themed drinking game played by a group of Miami Heat fans, was discovered late Sunday night. The fate of the heartbroken revelers is not known.FIRST QUARTER12:00 -- All right, time for tip-off! Super excited to have all this booze. Keeping ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Obama Was Right: Hurricanes Ousted by Sooners in NCAA Women's Tournament

    ​Regardless of who holds the office, we generally prefer that the president of the United States generally be correct in his decision-making. Unfortunately for us, Barack Obama saw the Miami Hurricanes making a second-round exit in the NCAA Women's Basketball tournament at the hands of the Oklahom ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2011

    Bosh, Wade and James All Sit Out Practice With Injuries

    ​How exactly would the Miami Heat play without Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh or LeBron James? Like the reigning champs of a retirement community's summer league? Like an especially hairy WNBA team? Like the '07-'08 Heat, who went Wade-less much of the season and finished with the worst record in the NBA ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2011

    University of Miami Women's Basketball Enters Top 25

    ​Those of us who bleed orange and green may have been left holding back tears of orange and green after the disappointing football season, but cheer up Hurricanes fans. The most promising University of Miami team so far this year appears to be the women's basketball Ttam. They entered the AP p ... More >>

  • News

    January 6, 2011
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    March 31, 2010

    Hurricanes Are in the Final Four!... of the WNIT!

    via Canes Sports​Your NCAA bracket might be in shambles (Butler? Really?), your Miami Hurricanes got snubbed from the NIT, and your FIU Golden Panthers never had a chance, but there's still some reason to be excited about postseason college basketball: The Miami Hurricanes women's b-ball team has ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2010

    News Roundup: Heat Loses to Magic in Overtime

    Jackson Memorial Health System was granted an $80 million bailout from the city commission. [WSVN]A 19-year-old mother of two was shot in front of her children. Police are questioning the children's father and her brother. [Herald]South Florida lost nearly a third of its construction jobs ... More >>

  • Music

    January 3, 2008

    2007 Music Year in Review

    It's all in the stars.

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    May 17, 2001

    Best Lesbian Bar

    Bars at the American Airlines Arena

  • News

    June 3, 1999

    King Leer

    What the Herald and FIU don't want you to know about the paper's top high school sportswriter