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.
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.
After a brief stay earlier in the season, the Miami Hurricanes find themselves ranked once again.
Miami Hurricanes basketball coach Jim Larranaga sent his players home with a quiz Friday night. The team barely passed that test when they took on Syracuse Saturday.
The Miami Hurricanes are trying to get back on track as they venture further into their ACC schedule.
Tonye Jekiri had 13 points and 15 rebounds Saturday to help the Miami Hurricanes withstand a second-half comeback by Boston College and win 60-56 Saturday.