This is one A-Rod Miami can fully celebrate. Angel Rodriguez had 15 points, nine assists and eight rebounds as the Hurricanes won their fifth straight at the Charleston Classic with a 79-51 victory over Akron on Friday.
The Miami Hurricanes basketball team has gotten its season off to a great start.
The Miami Hurricanes basketball team has gotten its season off to a rousing start.
The Miami Hurricanes had a chance to take down cross-state rival Florida State but couldn’t quite get over the hump.
Florida may have suffered a major setback while extending the country’s third-longest home winning streak.
Miami coach Al Golden was unhappily correct. To beat Florida State, Golden said in the days leading up to the annual Hurricane-Seminole showdown, his team would have to find a way to throw a knockout punch against the defending national champions.
The Miami Hurricanes gave them a run for their money, but the Florida State Seminoles were once again able to overcome a second half deficit.
Dalvin Cook ran for two touchdowns, including the go-ahead score late in the fourth, and No. 2 Florida State continued its season of rallies by erasing a 16-point deficit and topping Miami 30-26 on Saturday night.
When Florida State and Miami meet this weekend, their game will feature the current Atlantic Coast Conference leader in touchdown passes, yards per attempt, yards per completion and quarterback rating.
Sheldon McClellan scored 19 points as Miami routed Howard, 84-49, in the teams’ season opener Friday night.
Savannah State Falls To No. 16 Miami, 77-7
Miami Beats UNC, Wins 1st ACC Title
The Miami Hurricanes almost made an early exit from the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament Friday before rallying to knock off the Boston College Eagles, 69-58.
Blue Devils Defeat Hurricanes, 79-76
Miami was struggling to score in last few games, but their offense came alive against Virginia Tech.
FSU Beats Miami, 33-20