Ding dong, the witch is dead … in two years, officially.

Days back the BCS Presidential Oversight Committee – made up of presidents from each of the FBS conferences, and Notre Dame – approved a four-team seeded playoff system, within the current bowl structure.

The four-team playoff will be based on win-loss record, strength of schedule, head-to-head and whether a team wins…

POSTED BY admin AT June 28th, 2012 08:53   3 Comments

News surrounding the University of Miami baseball program has been less than stellar as of late but Jim Morris and the program got some good news this weekend when Grant Heyman chose college over Major League Baseball.

Heyman, a 6-foot-4, 200-pound outfielder from Pittsford Sutherland (New York) decided to honor his commitment to the Canes. Heyman was drafted in the eleventh round of…

POSTED BY admin AT June 25th, 2012 02:48   3 Comments

South Florida has a champion again and damn, it feels good.

The Miami Heat took down the Oklahoma City Thunder on Thursday night in Game Five of the NBA Finals. After losing the opener of the best-of-seven series, the Heat rattled off four straight wins, en route to the franchise’s second title.

The morning after, opinions remain split. Long-time Miami residents and…

POSTED BY admin AT June 22nd, 2012 02:43   12 Comments

Five University of Miami teams recently earned NCAA Public Recognition Awards for Academic Progress Rate scores among the top 10-percent in the sports nationally and this week the NCAA announced the full APR scores for every institution, with UM again amongst the most accomplished programs.

The only three BCS schools to earn an APR score of 980 or better in football,…

POSTED BY admin AT June 21st, 2012 09:16   1 Comments

John Routh and K.C. Jones asked us to remind you about an upcoming University of Miami Sports Hall Of Fame 2012 Celebrity Dolphin Tournament Happy Hour.

The event will take place Friday June 22nd at Waxy’s On The River (690 SW 1st Court, Miami, FL 33130) from 5pm to 8pm EDT. Specials include complimentary champagne for the ladies, 2-for-1 drinks and $5 appetizers.

Also, a heads…

POSTED BY admin AT June 20th, 2012 03:18   0 Comments