Another football recruiting class is in the books, spring ball is underway, men’s basketball remains in the toilet and the baseball team opened the season with a three-game sweep of an old Big East foe. Such is life at The U early in 2010. The latest:

Toughening up is the new mantra around Greentree this spring. When asked his one overall…

POSTED BY admin AT February 25th, 2010 06:13   9 Comments

It’s not a question of where the rumor starts as much as it’s about the fuel added to the fire and the harsh opinions formed before said rumor is a proven fact.

The latest topic beat up on the message boards yesterday; defensive assistant Micheal Barrow supposedly headed to Florida to lead the recruiting charge out of Gainesville and to coach linebackers…

POSTED BY admin AT February 12th, 2010 10:11   46 Comments

ESPN released their top 25 list regarding this year’s recruiting haul and Miami fell smack dab in the middle at #13. The rest looked like this:

1. Florida… 2. Texas… 3. Alabama… 4. Auburn… 5. Oklahoma… 6. Florida State… 7. Southern Cal… 8. LSU… 9. Tennessee… 10. UCLA… 11. Penn State… 12. Georgia… 13. Miami14. Michigan… 15. California… 16. Ohio State… 17. Texas A&M… 18. Stanford… 19. Clemson… 20. Washington… 21. Notre Dame… 22. Oregon… 23. South Carolina… 24. North Carolina……

POSTED BY admin AT February 5th, 2010 09:20   14 Comments

There’s a common theme among some bitter Miami fans that Randy Shannon can’t close. After top-ranked offensive lineman Seantrel Henderson picked USC earlier today, those complaints were voiced yet again.

Below is a blurb from Thayer Evans of the New York Times regarding the Henderson recruiting process and hopefully shedding some light for those who live in the dark:

“The decision of Henderson, who…

POSTED BY admin AT February 4th, 2010 12:40   3 Comments

To the twenty eight new Canes who signed letters of intent today, welcome to ‘The U’. To those who didn’t want in, best of luck in your future endeavors. All parties need to move forward.

That’s where it starts and where it ends. Appreciate and embrace those who got on board instead of lamenting over those who you feel got away…

POSTED BY admin AT February 4th, 2010 01:49   19 Comments