Miami-Florida Rumors & News

  • Reed helps Miami hold off Rutgers

    The Sports Xchange "Miami went on a 17-0 scoring run in the second half to build a 21-point lead, and hung on for a 73-61 victory over Rutgers in an ACC-Big Ten Challenge on Wednesday night in Coral Gables, Fla. Miami senior guard Davon Reed led all scorers with 18 points as the Hurricanes (5-2) snapped their..." November 30

  • Hill, Stone lead Florida past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "Florida got a game-high 16 points from junior guard Kasey Hill and a career performance from freshman forward Keith Stone to post a 65-56 victory over Miami on Sunday in the third-place game of the AdvoCare Invitational at HP Field House in Orlando, Fla. Stone came into the game with only..." November 27

  • Miami dismisses Rashad Muhammad

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "After serving a three-game suspension to start the year, Miami guard Rashad Muhammad was eligible to play in his first game of the season for the men's basketball team at the AdvoCare Invitational this week. But shortly before tip-off of its game against Stanford on Thursday afternoon in..." November 26

  • Burton helps No. 21 Iowa State knock off Miami

    The Sports Xchange "The two coaches had slightly different wishes as the teams broke for halftime of Friday's first semifinal of the Advocare Invitational at the HP Fieldhouse at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. Iowa State's Steve Prohm wanted his team to continue the same kind of defensive..." November 25

  • Newton, Lawrence pace Hurricanes past Cardinal

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Ja'Quan Newton and guard/forward Anthony Lawrence combined for 38 points and Miami picked up the defensive intensity in the second half for a 67-53 victory over Stanford on Thursday in a first-round game of the Advocare Invitational at HP Field House at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in..." November 24

  • Miami pulls away to beat Penn

    The Sports Xchange "Miami trailed for the first time this season but managed to shake off pesky Penn in the second half for a 74-62 victory Saturday at Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (3-0) put five players in double figures with guard Ja'Quan Newton leading the way with 18 points. Freshman..." November 19

  • Miami sails past North Florida

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Davon Reed scored 17 points to lead five double-figure scorers for hot-shooting Miami in a 94-56 rout of North Florida on Wednesday night at UNF Arena in Jacksonville, Fla. Junior guard Ja'Quan Newton added 16 points, freshman forward Dewan Huell 15, freshman guard DJ Visiljevic..." November 16

  • Miami shocks recruiting world with 5-star player, beating out Kentucky and Villanova

    CBS Sports "The Miami Hurricanes just landed one of the most talented recruits in program history. Five-star shooting guard Lonnie Walker announced on Twitter Wednesday morning his commitment to The U, and in doing so, picked Jim Larranaga's program over the likes of Villanova, Kentucky, Arizona and..." November 16

  • Quick start propels Miami rout of Western Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Sophomore center Ebuku Izundu scored a career-high 14 points in just 13 minutes and Miami led from start to finish in routing Western Carolina 92-43 on Friday night at Coral Gables, Fla. Izundu did all his scoring in the second half after picking up two fouls in the..." November 11

  • UM men's basketball team suspends G Rashad Muhammad three games

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Highly touted transfer Rashad Muhammad will have to wait to make his Hurricanes debut after Miami announced Tuesday the junior guard has been suspended three games to start the season. Muhammad, who sat out last year to satisfy NCAA transfer requirements, will miss the Hurricanes' opener on..." November 08

  • Miami Hurricanes basketball recruiting: Deng Gak commits to UM

    Palm Beach Post "The Hurricanes landed a significant commitment for 2017 when four-star forward/center Deng Gak pledged to Jim Larranaga‘s program. Gak, listed at 6-foot-11 and 200 pounds, chose Miami over Duke, Florida, Indiana and Kansas. He is rated No. 16 among centers by ESPN and the No. 93 player..." October 25

  • Miami Hurricanes won’t suspend Dewan Huell after arrest

    Palm Beach Post "Miami coach Jim Larranaga confirmed via text message Monday that he will not suspend five-star freshman forward Dewan Huell, who was arrested last week on misdemeanor battery charges. Huell, 19, was arrested after police said he attacked a man who was with his ex-girlfriend at her FIU dorm." September 20

  • Elite Miami (Fla.) freshman arrested on battery charges

    Slate "Dewan Huell is one of the biggest recruits in the history of the University of Miami basketball program, but before he ever took the court he ran into trouble. Huell was arrested on Tuesday afternoon and charged with battery. According to an exclusively-obtained police report, Huell walked..." September 14

  • 4-star point guard Chris Lykes commits to Miami

    State of the U "In a big recruiting win for Canes Hoops, 4-star PG Chris Lykes (Gonzaga, D.C) committed to the Hurricanes over Villanova, his other finalist. Lykes is a very talented and skilled player at the PG position. He lacks height (5'6"-5'7" range) but he's a borderline 5-star player and highly coveted...." June 13