With spring football less than a week from kicking off, another quarterback competition is underway at the University of Miami. The names and faces are the same, but growth, maturity and paths of the two participants are a bit different.

Jorge Milian of the Palm Beach Post penned a piece on Stephen Morris this morning, talking about the change in the incoming sophomore since…

POSTED BY admin AT February 28th, 2011 08:43   11 Comments

The rumors became truth as University of Miami ‘Director of Athletics’ (as he liked to be called instead of Athletic Director) Kirby Hocutt is on his way to Lubbock, Texas to take over the Red Raider program and I’m extremely perplexed.

I will say this, from the moment that I first met Kirby and his lovely wife Diane, I knew they weren’t…

POSTED BY admin AT February 26th, 2011 04:45   11 Comments

Kirby Hocutt is headed back to the Lone Star State. After serving 2.5 years as athletic director at the University of Miami, Hocutt will accept the same position at Texas Tech University.

The 38-year old Hocutt came to Miami from Ohio University, where he held the same position. Prior to that, Hocutt was the associate athletic director for external operations and sports…

POSTED BY admin AT February 25th, 2011 10:43   2 Comments

The kickoff of spring football is still a few weeks away, but head coach Al Golden has already started setting the tone for The Golden Era in Coral Gables. Some ways the Canes’ first-year leader has made it clear that the culture is changing:

- Changing the speed / tempo of practice, stating that there hasn’t been enough “energy” or “enthusiasm” as…

POSTED BY admin AT February 23rd, 2011 02:23   3 Comments

Forget the dog days of summer; this time of year is generally no treat if college football is the only dish on your menu. Come summer, at least fall is around in the corner. What do you get in mid-February, the NBA All Star game and PGA Tour’s west coast swing?

Again, no disrespect to the other sports at ‘The U’.…

POSTED BY admin AT February 19th, 2011 07:18   4 Comments