A 16-point lead almost vanished in the final moments on Tuesday night as the Tar Heels tied things up with 4.1 remaining on senior night in Chapel Hill. Instead, a Hurricanes senior silenced the crowd and helped Miami avoid overtime as Ja’Quan Newton hit a 30-foot runner as time expired.

Miami 91, North Carolina 88

Newton’s clutch performance started a minute early, hitting…

POSTED BY admin AT February 28th, 2018 12:29   0 Comments

A sweep over the defending national champions would’ve been a dream, while taking the series against a hated rival would’ve been incredible in its own right. Instead, Miami had to hang on tight for a Sunday win and game three shutout of top-ranked Florida—which in itself felt like a huge victory as the Gators have owned the Canes for way…

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Four games into a brand new season, the Miami Hurricanes are already sitting at 2-2 with the top-ranked Florida Gators headed to town this weekend. Not exactly how most would’ve drawn up the start to one final go-around for long time head coach Jim Morris, who will retire at season’s end—his 25th at “The U”.

The Canes entered the season ranked…

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Miami welcomed newly-minted, No. 1 Virginia to the Watsco Center on Wednesday night—and while the Hurricanes played host, it was the Cavaliers who made themselves at home by way of their standard suffocating defense, en route to a 59-50 victory.

The Canes were again without Bruce Brown—out for the rest of the regular season, and then some—but did welcomed back head…

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