Atlantic Coast Conference
Upset by the notion they would use a concussed player, Miami officials said Monday that Tonye Jekiri returned to the Hurricanes’ game against Louisville over the weekend only after being cleared by a Cardinals team doctor.
Two key free throws in the final minute by Montrezl Harrell gave No. 12 Louisville a 55-53 win over Miami on Saturday.
It’s been an up-and-down season for the Miami Hurricanes but the team is doing everything they can to finish the regular season on a strong note.
Sheldon McClellan scored 21 points, Tonye Jekiri finished with 15 points and 15 rebounds and Miami shook off a slow start to easily beat Virginia Tech 76-52 on Wednesday night.
It wasn’t easy, but the Miami Hurricanes got a much needed ACC win in frigid Boston.
It was just another night that things didn’t seem to go the Miami Hurricanes way.
Raining 10 3-pointers is one way to snap a three-game losing streak. Well, that’s exactly what the Miami Hurricanes did against Clemson on Sunday, winning 56-46.
Even with a weak second half, No. 9-ranked Louisville beat the Miami Hurricanes 63-55 on Tuesday.
Miami Hurricanes guard Angel Rodriguez said the inconsistency of attendance could be connected to the team’s inconsistent play.
After a brief stay earlier in the season, the Miami Hurricanes find themselves ranked once again.