UM Notebook: Canes Not Making Excuses Heading Into Season OpenerHaving lost a number of players either to graduation or attrition, Miami will likely start at least five underclassmen – three freshmen – when the Hurricanes host Florida A&M in its season-opening game Saturday at 6 p.m. in the newly renovated Hard Rock Stadium.
Miami Dismisses Al-Quadin Muhammad & Jermaine Grace PermanentlyThe school announced Saturday that it has permanently dismissed redshirt junior defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad and senior linebacker Jermaine Grace from the football program for violating NCAA rules.
Ariz: "Juwon Young Will Not Be On The Team Next Season"CanesInsight.com's Peter Ariz joined Orlando Alzugaray on The Big O Show Friday afternoon to discuss the University of Miami's investigation into possible violations by linebacker Juwon Young and defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad.
UM’s Young & Muhammad Under Investigation; Young SuspendedThe rocky period that has been the offseason for the University of Miami football team, got another stone thrown at it Friday when reports surfaced saying that the school is investigating two football players for possible violations.
Canes Reax: Canes Defense Impresses In Spring ScrimmageThe Mark Richt era took another step forward Saturday, with the Canes hosting a controlled scrimmage at West Palm Beach Oxbridge Academy in front of an estimated crowd of 3,000 fans.
Change Is Good For Canes As Spring Practice OpensAs Miami held its first spring practice under new head coach Mark Richt, two things were certain.
Canes Grades: UM Jumps Out Early, Hold Off Pittsburgh To Win Finale 29-24Luckily, they combined to produce a 29-24 win over host Pittsburgh Friday afternoon at Heinz Field – giving the Canes their fourth win in five games. Miami (8-4, 5-3 ACC) led 29-10 with just under seven minutes left in the fourth quarter, but Pittsburgh (8-4, 6-2) made fans squirm late, scoring two touchdowns in the final minutes and actually getting the ball back with 11 seconds left. The Panthers tried a “Miami-esque” backwards pass play, but it folded when the ball rolled out of bounds after as Canes defenders pushed the play towards the sideline.
Walton Scores Three TDs, Canes Take Down Georgia Tech 38-21Despite their already-decided fate in terms of the ACC race, the Hurricanes looked like a team not ready to give up on its season just yet as they scored 31 unanswered points at one point to spark a 38-21 victory over visiting Georgia Tech Saturday afternoon – guaranteeing UM a winning season and sending their seniors out with a victory in their final home game.
Hurricanes Begin Preparing For Big Matchup With No. 6 ClemsonThe Miami Hurricanes began preparing on Tuesday for one of their biggest challenges of the season.
Canes Grades: Miami Can Build On 30-20 Win Over Virginia Tech
Canes Grades: UM Can’t Stop Cook, Lose To Rival FSU 29-24
UM Hurricanes Football Player Suspended For SeasonThe University of Miami (UM) football team will be without one of their highly touted defensive ends this season. The university has suspended Al-Quadin Muhammad from the campus because of an issue off the field.