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The Palm Beach County Chapter of the National Organization for Women (NOWPBC) was created in 1972 by female professors at Florida Atlantic University to fight for equal pay and tenure Sign up for The Palm Beach Post weekly Opinion newsletter: Text Opinion to 444999. This was also the year that Congress passed Title IX (prohibiting sex-based discrimination in schools and providing women equal opportunities...
Las Vegas sets high expectations with Miami, FAU over/under win totals

Las Vegas sets high expectations with Miami, FAU over/under win totals

Las Vegas bookmakers expect plenty of winning from the Sunshine State this fall, as the Southpoint Casino has six of Florida’s seven FBS football teams with over/unders of at least seven wins. After finishing last season 10-3 in Mark Richt’s second season, the Miami Hurricanes’ over/under has been set at 10 wins, the highest of any Florida team. Miami began last season 10-0 and emerged...
Editorial: FAU must do better job explaining false Title IX numbers

Editorial: FAU must do better job explaining false Title IX numbers

“We believe the cause was simply a clerical error.” That was the gist of the explanation given by Florida Atlantic University officials when confronted with an embarrassing discovery by The Palm Beach Post that the school reported false numbers greatly exaggerating how many women played for its sports teams — numbers that instantly brought the school into compliance with Title IX...
Mark Richt nearly giddy about promise of Miami’s incoming freshmen

Mark Richt nearly giddy about promise of Miami’s incoming freshmen

Hurricanes coach Mark Richt is ecstatic about the potential of wide receiver Mark Pope and many more of Miami’s incoming freshmen. (Youtube) Mark Richt can’t stop the notifications from popping up on his phone. “Seven more days,” pings one message. “Five more days,” comes the next, a couple days later. They’re not reminders from his offseason...
Ex-Irish TE Durham Smythe: Miami Hurricanes fans shattered bus window in ’17

Ex-Irish TE Durham Smythe: Miami Hurricanes fans shattered bus window in ’17

Notre Dame tight end Durham Smythe leaps for a touchdown against the visiting Hurricanes in 2016. (Photo by Michael Hickey/Getty Images) DAVIE — Tight end Durham Smythe, a fourth-round draft pick of the Dolphins, can expect a warmer welcome at Hard Rock Stadium than the last time he was there. Smythe played at Notre Dame, which isn’t exactly popular in the Miami...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman CB Nigel Bethel

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman CB Nigel Bethel

(Getty Images photo; illustration, Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman CB Al Blades Jr.

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman CB Al Blades Jr.

This graphic produced by Miami shows Al Blades Jr. wearing the No. 7 uniform his father wore at UM. (UM Athletics) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman LB Patrick Joyner

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman LB Patrick Joyner

Patrick Joyner (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer classes start May 21 — here’s...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman DT Jordan Miller

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman DT Jordan Miller

Jordan Miller (center) poses with (from left) UM’s Jonathan Patke, Manny Diaz, Craig Kuligowski (now at Alabama), Mark Richt and Todd Hartley. (Twitter) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman DT Nesta Silvera

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman DT Nesta Silvera

Nesta Silvera, who shined last summer at The Opening, drew rave reviews at the Army game practices. (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman OL Cleveland Reed

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman OL Cleveland Reed

Cleveland Reed (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer classes start May 21 — here’s...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman TE Will Mallory

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman TE Will Mallory

Will Mallory (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer classes start May 21 — here’s a...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman TE Brevin Jordan

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman TE Brevin Jordan

Brevin Jordan (Diehards) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer classes start May 21 — here’s a...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman WR Marquez Ezzard

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman WR Marquez Ezzard

(Getty Images photo; illustration, Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman WR Mark Pope

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman WR Mark Pope

Mark Pope, considered one of the best wide receivers in the 2018 class, is headed to Miami. (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman FB Realus George

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman FB Realus George

Realus George (247Sports) Ten of Miami’s recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way — summer classes start May 21 — here’s...
Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman RB Camron Davis

Gould’s grades: Film review, scouting report on Miami Hurricanes freshman RB Camron Davis

Running back Camron Davis poses with Miami coach Mark Richt. (Twitter) Ten of Miami’s 22 recruits for 2018 enrolled in January and participated in spring drills in March. At that time, Post contributor  Daniel Gould offered a scouting report for each player, plus a grade, a projection and other interesting tidbits. With another wave of 2018 freshmen on the way &mdash...
N’Kosi Perry honors Miami Hurricanes teammate Malek Young with tattoo

N’Kosi Perry honors Miami Hurricanes teammate Malek Young with tattoo

N’Kosi Perry’s tattoo honors teammate Malek Young, who wore No. 12. (Courtesy of N’Kosi Perry) Malek Young can no longer play football for Miami, but he will be around the team this year. He’ll be with at least one of his former teammates forever. Hurricanes quarterback N’Kosi Perry recently got a tattoo to honor Young, whose playing career ended after ...
Lorenzo Lingard shines in Miami Hurricanes track debut

Lorenzo Lingard shines in Miami Hurricanes track debut

Running back Lorenzo Lingard is one of the top hurdlers and sprinters in the Southeast U.S. (247Sports) [ Mark Richt, Miami agree to contract extension ] Miami sees Lorenzo Lingard becoming one of the ACC’s top running backs. For now, he’s running track. The five-star true freshman made his college debut at the National Relay Championships...
Miami extends Mark Richt’s contract through 2023

Miami extends Mark Richt’s contract through 2023

University of Miami football coach Mark Richt speaks during the 16th annual YMCA Inspiration Breakfast at Office Depot headquarters in Boca Raton. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post) A month after extending the contract of basketball coach Jim Larranaga, Miami has done the same for its football coach. The school’s athletics director, Blake James, said Thursday...
Mark Richt: 2018 Miami Hurricanes will have ‘dudes’ that can ‘ball out’

Mark Richt: 2018 Miami Hurricanes will have ‘dudes’ that can ‘ball out’

Trajan Bandy wears the Turnover Chain after his pick-six against Notre Dame in 2017. (Andres Leiva/The Palm Beach Post) [ What could Miami’s 2019 NFL draft class look like? ] His assistant coaches are on the road recruiting this month, and since head coaches cannot visit schools, Mark Richt has a little time to daydream. He recently found himself...
Way-too-early Miami Hurricanes projections for 2019 NFL Draft

Way-too-early Miami Hurricanes projections for 2019 NFL Draft

Miami Hurricanes defensive back Sheldrick Redwine (22) recovers a fumble by Toledo Rockets quarterback Logan Woodside as defensive end Joe Jackson (99) chases at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on September 23, 2017. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post) Later this month, a dozen former Hurricanes will suit up for NFL teams in offseason rookie workouts. ...
2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Dee Delaney signs with Jacksonville Jaguars as undrafted free agent

2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Dee Delaney signs with Jacksonville Jaguars as undrafted free agent

Dee Delaney during a 2017 Miami practice. (Miami Herald) After the NFL Draft ended, Dee Delaney signed a free-agent deal with the Jacksonville Jaguars, according to Low Country Sports. More about the former Miami cornerback: Dee Delaney, CB Miami Hurricanes 6-feet, 200 pounds On tape [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aqzv5-sucKk&w=492&h=307]...
2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Anthony Moten signs with Miami Dolphins as undrafted free agent

2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Anthony Moten signs with Miami Dolphins as undrafted free agent

Anthony Moten at a 2015 UM practice. (instagram.com/mattyports) After the 2018 NFL Draft ended, Anthony Moten signed with the Miami Dolphins, according to the Sun Sentinel. More about the former Miami defensive tackle: Anthony Moten, DT Miami Hurricanes 6-foot-3, 300 pounds On tape Click here to watch Moten highlights Quick bio Moten played a backup role in his four...
Chris Herndon (New York Jets) latest Miami tight end drafted into NFL

Chris Herndon (New York Jets) latest Miami tight end drafted into NFL

Welcome to the spotlight, Chris Herndon. He was overshadowed by David Njoku for much of his Miami career, but the former Hurricanes tight end will have plenty of eyeballs on him to start his pro career. The New York Jets took Herndon in the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday. He was one of four Hurricanes taken on the third and final day of the event, bringing this year’s total to six...
2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Michael Badgley signs with Indianapolis Colts as undrafted free agent

2018 NFL Draft: Miami’s Michael Badgley signs with Indianapolis Colts as undrafted free agent

Michael Badgley during a 2016 interview. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) After the 2018 NFL Draft ended, Michael Badgley signed with the Indianapolis Colts, according to the Miami Herald. More about the former Miami kicker: Michael Badgley, K Miami Hurricanes 5-foot-10, 183 pounds On tape [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x4c1ga7nZH0&w=492&h=307] Quick...
2018 NFL Draft picks from Florida colleges

2018 NFL Draft picks from Florida colleges

STATE DRAFT PICKS Players with local and state ties chosen in the NFL Draft this weekend: Round 1 Player;College;Pos.;Team;Overall Derwin James;FSU;S;Chargers;17 Taven Bryan;UF;DT;Jaguars;29 Mike Hughes;UCF;CB;Vikings;30 *Lamar Jackson;L’ville;QB;Ravens;32 Round 2 Duke Dawson;UF;CB;Patriots;56 Round 3 Chad Thomas;UM;DE;Browns;67 Derrick Nnadi;FSU;DT;Chiefs;75 Deadrin Senat;USF;DT;Falcons;90...
Miami’s R.J. McIntosh selected by New York Giants in fifth round of 2018 NFL Draft

Miami’s R.J. McIntosh selected by New York Giants in fifth round of 2018 NFL Draft

R.J. McIntosh (80) runs with the ball after recovering a fumble against Virginia Tech in 2017. (Andres Leiva/The Palm Beach Post) R.J. McIntosh was the 139th overall pick in the fifth round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the New York Giants. More about the former Miami defensive tackle: R.J. McIntosh, DT Miami Hurricanes 6-foot-4, 286 pounds Selected Post coverage...
Miami’s Mark Walton selected by Cincinnati Bengals in fourth round of 2018 NFL Draft

Miami’s Mark Walton selected by Cincinnati Bengals in fourth round of 2018 NFL Draft

Mark Walton carries during UM’s 2017 win over Florida State. (Miami Herald) Mark Walton was the 112th overall pick in the fourth round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the Cincinnati Bengals. More about the former Miami running back: Mark Walton, RB Miami Hurricanes 5-foot-9, 202 pounds Selected Post coverage March 2018: Walton shows toughness off the field...
2018 NFL Draft: Cleveland Browns pick University of Miami’s Chad Thomas

2018 NFL Draft: Cleveland Browns pick University of Miami’s Chad Thomas

Chad Thomas should have no trouble adjusting to his new NFL home. The Cleveland Browns took Duke Johnson in the third round of the 2015 draft and grabbed David Njoku in the first round of last year’s draft. They added another former Miami standout Friday, selecting Thomas in the third round. *More UM news *Canes Watch blog “I’m just excited,” Thomas told reporters on a conference...
2108 NFL Draft: Old soul Kendrick Norton comes from a strong family

2108 NFL Draft: Old soul Kendrick Norton comes from a strong family

On. Aug. 6, 2015, Kendrick Norton hit the field early, before his teammates, at his first college practice. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) Kendrick Norton is older than most 20-year-olds. He spent a lot of time around his grandparents when he was younger, where he picked up a love for bass fishing, card games and soul music. On their post-practice Instagram stories, his...
Mark Richt: Miami Hurricanes QB battle to go ‘all season long’

Mark Richt: Miami Hurricanes QB battle to go ‘all season long’

UM coach Mark Richt talks to quarterback N’Kosi Perry during last Saturday’s scrimmage. CORAL GABLES — Malik Rosier threw a touchdown pass to Darrell Langham in Saturday’s scrimmage, redshirt senior hooking up with redshirt senior. Recognizing a blitz, changing the protection and knowing when Langham, who had adjusted his route, would be open &mdash...
Gerald Willis among Miami Hurricanes spring coaches’ award winners

Gerald Willis among Miami Hurricanes spring coaches’ award winners

Gerald Willis poses with coach Mark Richt at UM’s spring alumni banquet. (UM Athletics) [ Gore, Hester reunite with Canes greats at HOF ceremony ] [ Outstanding recruiting news for Miami hoops ] [ Devin Hester says kickoff rule is bad for the game ...
Miami Hurricanes memories shared as greats reunite at HOF ceremony

Miami Hurricanes memories shared as greats reunite at HOF ceremony

Devin Hester (left) and Larry Coker share a laugh before the UM Sports Hall of Fame induction ceremony at Jungle Island in Miami on April 19, 2018. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) [ Outstanding recruiting news for Miami hoops ] [ Devin Hester says kickoff rule is bad for the game ] ...
Devin Hester: New NCAA kickoff rule is bad for the game

Devin Hester: New NCAA kickoff rule is bad for the game

Devin Hester (right) is widely considered the best returner in football history. (Allen Eyestone/The Palm Beach Post) [ Diaz: 2018 Canes ‘might have something’ special ]/ [ McShay: 3 Canes will go in Rounds 3-5 ] [ Recruiting: Checking in with 2019, &rsquo...
ESPN’s Todd McShay: Three Miami Hurricanes should be drafted in Rounds 3-4-5

ESPN’s Todd McShay: Three Miami Hurricanes should be drafted in Rounds 3-4-5

Miami Hurricanes defensive lineman RJ McIntosh (80), defensive lineman Joe Jackson (99) and linebacker Zach McCloud (53) celebrate a sack of Toledo Rockets quarterback Logan Woodside (11) at Hard Rock Stadium in Miami Gardens, Florida on September 23, 2017. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post) [ How much does Richt trust Rosier? ...
What Mark Richt, players said after Miami Hurricanes’ 2018 spring game

What Mark Richt, players said after Miami Hurricanes’ 2018 spring game

Malik Rosier drops back to pass during UM’s spring scrimmage. (Miami Herald)   MIAMI GARDENS — A selection of quotes from Saturday’s spring game, as transcribed by UM: Mark Richt on Malik Rosier’s performance as starting quarterback: “If you understood the format, the team that Malik was on most of the time was the one offense versus the one defense and ...
Video: Reacting to Miami Hurricanes’ 2018 spring game

Video: Reacting to Miami Hurricanes’ 2018 spring game

(Facebook.com/PostOnMiamiHurricanes) [ Recap: OL takes a pounding at Canes spring game ] [ 10 things to watch at the Miami spring game ] [ We toured Miami Hurricanes’ indoor practice facility ] MIAMI GARDENS — Breaking down the spring game after...
Live blog: Updates from Miami Hurricanes 2018 spring game

Live blog: Updates from Miami Hurricanes 2018 spring game

Coach Mark Richt at the Miami Hurricanes spring scrimmage in Boca Raton on April 22, 2017. (Allen Eyestone / The Palm Beach Post) [ 10 things to watch at the Miami spring game ] [ We toured Miami Hurricanes’ indoor practice facility ] MIAMI GARDENS — Keep it here for live updates...
Basketball: G Anthony Mack commits to Miami Hurricanes

Basketball: G Anthony Mack commits to Miami Hurricanes

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – NOVEMBER 29: Head coach Jim Larranaga of the Miami Hurricanes reacts to a play during the second half of the game on November 29, 2017 at Williams Arena in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Hurricanes defeated the Golden Gophers 86-81. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) [ Spring game live blog ] ...
Miami Hurricanes basketball: Several enticing transfer options emerging

Miami Hurricanes basketball: Several enticing transfer options emerging

 North Carolina’s Brice Johnson (left) and Joel Berry try to stop Florida Gulf Coast’s Zach Johnson during a first-round NCAA Tournament game on March 17, 2016 in Raleigh, North Carolina. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images) [ FBI downplays Miami involvement in college basketball scandal ] Miami coaches might have an extra bounce in...
Miami Hurricanes extend basketball coach Jim Larranaga’s contract through 2024

Miami Hurricanes extend basketball coach Jim Larranaga’s contract through 2024

Jim Larranaga waits to be interviewed during a Selection Sunday party on campus in March, 2018. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) [ Brown to stay in NBA draft, hire agent ] Jim Larranaga’s bosses are in no rush to find a replacement, and he’s in no hurry to leave. Larranaga, 68, the most successful coach in Hurricanes basketball history...
2018 NBA Draft: Bruce Brown to stay in draft, hire an agent

2018 NBA Draft: Bruce Brown to stay in draft, hire an agent

Bruce Brown drives toward the UNC basket. (Getty Images) Bruce Brown is not returning to the Hurricanes. A UM source confirmed Monday that Brown will hire an agent and stay in the NBA draft, ending his UM career after two seasons. The Athletic’s Michael Scotto first reported the news. After Miami’s first-round exit from the NCAA Tournament, Brown declared...
ESPN in April: Miami Hurricanes favored in every 2018 game

ESPN in April: Miami Hurricanes favored in every 2018 game

Shaq Quarterman celebrates UM’s win at FSU in 2017. (Getty Images) [ Full report from Miami’s first spring scrimmage ] ESPN put out its Football Power Index projections for every team, and it likes what Miami has on the schedule. The Hurricanes have a better than 50 percent chance to win every game, according to ESPN’s calculations...
Quarterbacks under pressure at Miami Hurricanes’ first spring scrimmage, but one freshman impressed

Quarterbacks under pressure at Miami Hurricanes’ first spring scrimmage, but one freshman impressed

Mark Richt speaks to reporters after UM’s first spring scrimmage of 2018. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) CORAL GABLES — The defense was barred from tackling quarterbacks during Miami’s first scrimmage of the spring. For safety’s sake, good thing. “There were quite a few sacks,” coach Mark Richt told reporters afterward, explaining that at times Saturday...
Miami Hurricanes gave returning DT Gerald Willis a round of applause

Miami Hurricanes gave returning DT Gerald Willis a round of applause

  Gerald Willis dunks a basketball at a Miami community outing in the summer before the 2017 season. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) [ Recruiting: Blue-chip LB commits to Miami ] [ One encouraging sign for UM’s offense entering 2018 ] [ Backup...
Recruiting: Blue-chip LB Anthony Solomon commits to Miami Hurricanes

Recruiting: Blue-chip LB Anthony Solomon commits to Miami Hurricanes

Anthony Solomon posted the following images on Twitter after announcing his college decision. (Twitter) [ One encouraging sign for UM’s offense entering 2018 ] [ Backup QBs pushing starter Malik Rosier ] One of Miami’s major goals in recruiting: rebuild its linebacker unit. Anthony Solomon should...
Commentary: College hoops, heal thyself

Commentary: College hoops, heal thyself

I’m a pretty big college basketball fan — not paint-my-chest big, but big — and I know one reform I’d make were supreme commissioner power bestowed upon me: My team would always win. But I don’t have such power, and there are good arguments for all sorts of college roundball reforms. In light of all these reasonable ideas, no decisions should come from hypothetical college...
Commentary: Cleaning up college basketball

Commentary: Cleaning up college basketball

The indictment and arrests of four assistant college basketball coaches, a shoe company executive and other periphery individuals are a shock to the system of college sports. One Hall of Fame coach was terminated. Other coaches are lawyering up. Institutions, shoe companies and even families of high caliber prospects are circling their legal wagons. The pro-social value of college sports and its education...
One encouraging sign for Miami Hurricanes’ offense entering 2018

One encouraging sign for Miami Hurricanes’ offense entering 2018

DeeJay Dallas was one of several freshmen getting lots of burn last November. (The Palm Beach Post) [ Backup QBs pushing starter Malik Rosier ] [ Recruiting: Four new commits for UM, one hoops visit ] [ NBA Draft: Dewan Huell turns pro, may return to UM ...
Parkland-Douglas football players reunite with alum Corey Gaynor, Miami Hurricanes OL

Parkland-Douglas football players reunite with alum Corey Gaynor, Miami Hurricanes OL

Miami offensive lineman and Marjorie Stoneman Douglas alum Corey Gaynor, center, hugs Douglas defensive coordinator Quentin Short after UM’s Saturday, March 31, 2018 practice in Coral Gables. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) CORAL GABLES — Like most major-college football players, Corey Gaynor can take a laissez-faire approach to laundry day. Though its eight-figure...
Mark Walton likes what he sees in Lorenzo Lingard, Miami Hurricanes Thursday notes

Mark Walton likes what he sees in Lorenzo Lingard, Miami Hurricanes Thursday notes

Running back Lorenzo Lingard was one of the top hurdlers and sprinters in the Southeast U.S. (247Sports) [ Live updates: Photos and videos from Miami pro day ] [ Walton and Berrios share special moment; pro day recap ] CORAL GABLES — Sight unseen, Mark Walton likes any Miami running back who wears No...
Miami Hurricanes Pro Day 2018: NFL auditions feel like last day of school

Miami Hurricanes Pro Day 2018: NFL auditions feel like last day of school

Mark Walton catches a pass during UM’s 2018 Pro Day at the Dolphins’ practice facility in Davie on Wed., March 28, 2018. (Miami Herald) [ Live updates: Photos and videos from Miami pro day ] DAVIE — During a film session with NFL scouts Tuesday, Braxton Berrios and Mark Walton were asked to pick which of last year’s ...
Miami Hurricanes Pro Day: Live updates

Miami Hurricanes Pro Day: Live updates

A file photo of the Dolphins practicing at their bubble in Davie. (Getty Images) [ Related: How Miami fared at the NFL Combine ] DAVIE — Keep it here for live updates about UM’s pro day, held at the Miami Dolphins’ practice facility. The media is allowed to see on-field workouts, beginning at noon. Participants  Those competing include...
Ex-Miami Hurricanes QB Evan Shirreffs transfers to Charlotte

Ex-Miami Hurricanes QB Evan Shirreffs transfers to Charlotte

In this 2016 photo, Evan Shirreffs (16) sets up to pass during a drill. Malik Rosier (12) and quarterbacks coach Jon Richt are behind him. (Miami Herald) [ McCloud out for spring; OL, DL, DB, WR battles ] [ FIU athletic department hires Ken Dorsey ] [ ...
Yes, Mark Richt can still throw a football

Yes, Mark Richt can still throw a football

University of Miami football coach Mark Richt speaks during the 16th annual YMCA Inspiration Breakfast at Office Depot headquarters in Boca Raton. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post) CORAL GABLES — In case you were wondering, Mark Richt still has his throwing form at 58. I caught a Miami beat writer Pokémon: Mark Richt throwing a pass dot gif pic...
Miami Hurricanes announce HOF ceremony date; Mark Richt spring speaking tour

Miami Hurricanes announce HOF ceremony date; Mark Richt spring speaking tour

UM coach Mark Richt, who grew up in Boca Raton, with a friend (Sebastian) at the 16th annual YMCA Inspiration Breakfast at Office Depot headquarters in Boca. (Richard Graulich / The Palm Beach Post) [ A look at Miami’s expected depth chart through three practices ] [ 7 talking points with Blake James...
Video: The best quotes from Week 1 of Miami Hurricanes 2018 spring practice

Video: The best quotes from Week 1 of Miami Hurricanes 2018 spring practice

Mark Richt after a Miami practice on Thursday, March 22, 2018 in Coral Gables. (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) CORAL GABLES — After two spring practice sessions (and interviews with players and coaches afterward), here’s the best of what was said at Greentree Practice Fields. SPRING PRACTICE 2018  [ Porter’s Day 2 recap, video chat ...
Miami Hurricanes’ Bruce Brown declares for NBA draft, will not hire agent

Miami Hurricanes’ Bruce Brown declares for NBA draft, will not hire agent

Bruce Brown (Matt Porter/The Palm Beach Post) Bruce Brown is testing the waters. UM said Thursday that Brown, a sophomore who missed the final 12 games of the season because of a foot injury, will declare for the NBA draft but will not hire an agent. That would allow him to participate in the pre-draft process, but return to school if he wants. More to come. Sophomore Bruce...
Lonnie Walker yet to make NBA draft call, Jim Larranaga says

Lonnie Walker yet to make NBA draft call, Jim Larranaga says

NEW YORK, NY – MARCH 08: Lonnie Walker IV #4 of the Miami (Fl) Hurricanes reacts in the second half against the North Carolina Tar Heels during the quarterfinals of the ACC Men’s Basketball Tournament at Barclays Center on March 8, 2018 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) [ Rosier: If UM...
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