Miami-Florida Rumors & News

  • Michigan State drills Miami

    The Sports Xchange "TULSA, Okla. -- A year after being ousted in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, Michigan State made that a distant memory by routing Miami. Ninth-seeded Michigan State overwhelmed eighth-seeded Miami late in the first half and kept going on the way to a 78-58 victory in the Midwest..." March 18

  • Hicks, No. 6 North Carolina breeze past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "NEW YORK -- The value of having four days off before starting its quest for its 19th ACC tournament title was evident for top-seeded North Carolina in its quarterfinal matchup with Miami on Thursday. The sixth-ranked Tar Heels (27-6) were well rested and their fresh legs were the difference..." March 09

  • Murphy, Miami too strong for Syracuse

    The Sports Xchange "Kamari Murphy recorded his sixth double-double of the season, scoring 16 points with 10 rebounds to lead Miami past Syracuse 62-57 in the second round of the ACC Tournament on Wednesday at the Barclays Center in New York. Ninth-seeded Miami (21-10) plays top-seeded North Carolina in the..." March 08

  • No. 15 Florida State slips past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- Saturday ended up being a pretty darn good day all around for No. 15 Florida State. Hours after No. 8 Louisville beat No. 19 Notre Dame, the Seminoles capped a perfect 18-0 record at home -- in front of a sellout crowd on Senior Day -- by beating rival Miami 66-57...." March 04

  • Outlaw leads Virginia Tech past No. 25 Miami

    The Sports Xchange "Redshirt junior guard/forward Ty Outlaw put on a dazzling perimeter shooting display as Virginia Tech spoiled No. 25 Miami's first venture into the college basketball rankings this season with a 66-61 victory Monday night at Cassell Coliseum in Blacksburg, Va. With the win, the Hokies (21-8,..." February 28

  • Brown, Miami take down No. 10 Duke

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Miami guard Bruce Brown may only be a freshman, but he is quickly establishing himself as a "big game" player. Brown, who had a career-high 30 points in a rout of North Carolina earlier this season, scored a game-high 25 points and was the only one on his team in double..." February 25

  • Miami takes down No. 18 Virginia

    The Sports Xchange "CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. -- Knowing the challenge Miami would face against the nation's top defensive team, coach Jim Larranaga prefaced to his team before Monday night's matchup with Virginia that the first team to score 50 points would win the game. Larranaga was right. Miami overcame..." February 20

  • Miami holds off Clemson

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Freshman guard Bruce Brown hit a big 3-pointer and senior guard Davon Reed sank four free throws down the stretch as Miami held on for a 71-65 victory over Clemson in an Atlantic Coast Conference game on Saturday. Senior forward Kamari Murphy scored a career-high 15..." February 18

  • Reed steals show in Miami's victory over Georgia Tech

    The Sports Xchange "Guard Davon Reed scored 21 points and came up with a big steal in the final minute as short-handed Miami held on for a 70-61 victory over Georgia Tech on Wednesday night in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (17-8, 7-6 ACC) also got help from a pair of freshmen as guard D.J. Vasiljevic and..." February 15

  • No. 4 Louisville rallies past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "LOUISVILLE -- Starting point guard Quentin Snider's return to the lineup was just in time to help No. 4 Louisville escape against Miami 71-66 at the KFC Yum! Center on Saturday. "Ninety to 95 percent of teams lose this game. They don't win this game," Louisville coach Pitino said of his..." February 11

  • Reed, Hurricanes get past Hokies

    The Sports Xchange "Davon Reed scored 18 points to lead four Hurricanes in double figures as Miami pulled away in the second half for a 74-68 victory over Virginia Tech on Wednesday night in an Atlantic Coast Conference game at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (16-7, 6-5 ACC) outscored the..." February 09

  • Reed helps Hurricanes rally past Wolfpack

    The Sports Xchange "Senior guard Davon Reed, sophomore swingman Anthony Lawrence, and sophomore center Ebuku Izundu each posted career highs as Miami rallied from a nine-point halftime deficit for an 84-79 victory over North Carolina State at PNC Arena in Raleigh. Reed scored 26 points, Lawrence 19, and Izundu..." February 04

  • Big run propels No. 15 Florida State past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- For the first 19 minutes Wednesday night, things were clicking for Miami against Florida State in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup. The Hurricanes were leading the 15th-rated Seminoles by seven points, and thoughts of a second consecutive victory over a ranked team..." February 01

  • Brown helps Miami knock off No. 9 North Carolina

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Who saw this coming? After losing by double digits at Wake Forest and Duke and barely hanging on for a one-point win over Boston College upon returning home, Miami responded in a big way Saturday afternoon with a 77-62 win over ninth-ranked North Carolina, saddling the..." January 28

  • Miami edges Boston College, 78-77

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Ja'Quan Newton scored a career-high 23 points, and guard Davon Reed added 17 as Miami held off a late charge by Boston College for a 78-77 victory in an Atlantic Coast Conference basketball game Wednesday night at Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (13-6, 3-4 ACC) appeared on..." January 26

  • No. 18 Duke comes alive in second half to rally past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "DURHAM, N.C. -- A new lineup for the second half gave No. 18 Duke new life. And quite a bit more by the time the Blue Devils were finished Saturday night. Using an adjustment in personnel to launch the second half, Duke stormed past Miami in a comeback from a double-digit deficit to..." January 21

  • Wake Forest turns back Miami

    The Sports Xchange "John Collins scored a career-high 27 points as Wake Forest build a large early lead and withstood a strong comeback from Miami before finishing with a 96-79 victory on Wednesday night at Lawrence Joel Coliseum in Winston-Salem, N.C. Miami pulled within six points in the final four minutes..." January 18

  • Miami dismisses VCU transfer Michael Gilmore

    Palm Beach Post "Before tipoff of Miami’s ESPN-televised game against No. 20 Notre Dame on Thursday, the following press release appeared in the inboxes of reporters covering the team: Junior forward Michael Gilmore will no longer be a part of the University of Miami men’s basketball program, for failure to..." January 13

  • No. 20 Notre Dame slips past Miami

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Notre Dame coach Mike Brey says his team's fans might need some heart medication after the the Irish came back in the final minute to post a 67-62 victory over Miami in an Atlantic Coast Conference matchup Thursday night. It was the sixth consecutive win for his..." January 12

  • White, Lydon lead Syracuse over Miami

    The Sports Xchange "Andrew White and Tyler Lydon combined for 42 points on Wednesday night as Syracuse defeated a Power Five team for the first time this season with a 70-55 victory over Miami in an Atlantic Coast Conference game before 17,393 fans at the Carrier Dome in Syracuse, N.Y. The Orange (9-6, 1-1 ACC)..." January 04

  • Newton, Reed propel Miami past N.C. State

    The Sports Xchange "CORAL GABLES, Fla. -- Ja'Quan Newton scored 21 points to lead the Miami Hurricanes past the North Carolina State Wolfpack, 81-63, on Saturday at Watsco Center. Miami virtually led the entire game, scoring 17 points off 15 Wolfpack turnovers. Miami also outscored North Carolina State 26-12 on..." December 31

  • Newton, Reed lead sloppy Miami past Columbia

    The Sports Xchange "Junior guard Ja'Quan Newton scored a career-high 22 points and guard Davon Reed added 18 as Miami overcame some sloppy floor play with sharp shooting to post a 78-67 victory over Columbia Wednesday night at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Fla. The Hurricanes (10-2) had a season-high 20..." December 28