Another spring game is officially in the books and you can be sure there are going to be two completely different takes, as always.

For the first time in what feels like forever, Miami’s offense won in blowout fashion, 52-3. For some, it’s welcomed relief. The Hurricanes finally seem to have found an offensive coordinator in Mark Whipple.

Postgame comments from players…

POSTED BY admin AT March 29th, 2009 09:19   9 Comments
29 Mar 2009
Lou Saban, R.I.P.

Vagabond football coach Lou Saban passed away this morning at his home in Myrtle Beach, SC. He was 87. 

Late in his career, after stints in the NCAA, AFL and NFL, Saban spend two years at the University of Miami. He came to Coral Gables by way of the Buffalo Bills and brought name recognition to a then obscure bunch of Hurricanes.…

POSTED BY admin AT March 29th, 2009 07:22   0 Comments

His departure and the after effects were anything but pretty. That said, few have the UM resume of former Canes player and coach Art Kehoe. He is as diehard and old school as it gets.

Three years after his firing as Miami’s long-time offensive line coach, Kehoe will finally get his due when he’s honored by his peers after the First…

POSTED BY admin AT March 24th, 2009 02:40   16 Comments

American Airlines Arena is hosting the first round of this year’s NCAA men’s basketball tournament and anyone watching the action has noticed a half full venue for each and every game.

Greg Shaheen, NCAA Senior Vice President of Basketball and Business Strategies has reported ticket sales dropping from 95 percent to about 85-90 percent at all locations, due to a slumping…

POSTED BY admin AT March 22nd, 2009 09:34   4 Comments

The Jack McClinton era is officially over at the University of Miami and the search for a replacement starts next season. The Canes underachieved their way to a NIT bid, after starting 2008 with a high preseason ranking and loads of optimism.

After falling in the second round of last year’s NCAA tourney, Miami set its sights on taking things further in…

POSTED BY admin AT March 21st, 2009 05:21   11 Comments