Derick Hunter, a four-star strong-side defensive end out of Dunbar High in Fort Myers, committed to the Florida State Seminoles on Wednesday. He is the 205th-ranked player nationally, according to 247 Sports.
Barring any late troubles during the next two months, the Miami Hurricanes football team expects to use its new indoor practice facility once fall camp begins prior to Mark Richt's third season at UM, according to AD Blake James.
The University of Miami Hurricanes introduced Gino DiMare the 10th head baseball coach in UM history on Tuesday, June 19, 2018. He replaces Jim Morris, who retired after 25 seasons leading the program.
Lonnie Walker IV could go as high as No. 9 to Knicks or 10 to 76ers in the NBA Draft. He would be the highest pick from University of Miami since Rick Barry in 1965. Bruce Brown is projected as a second-round pick.
Former NFL and University of Miami tight end Kellen Winslow Jr. was arrested for the second time in a week. This time, it's for multiple sex crimes. Last week, Winslow was arrested and charged with burglary, but posted $50,000 bail within hours.
University of Miami basketball coach Jim Larranaga and his two sons have never made a big deal of Fathers Day, but they are extremely close. His eldest son, Jay, is an assistant with the Boston Celtics, while Jon lives in Washington, D.C. and works in the insurance industry.
Florida State announced its 2018 Hall of Fame class. Former National League MVP Buster Posey, two-time Olympic track medalist Walter Dix and all-time defensive line great Odell Haggins are part of the nine-member class.
The Cleveland Browns announced that former Miami Hurricanes defensive end Chad Thomas, a third-round pick in the 2018 NFL Draft, will not participate in the team's mandatory minicamp this week while he recovers from a sports hernia surgery.
The Miami Hurricanes held a satellite youth football camp at Richmond Park on Tuesday, its third planned camp by coach Mark Richt. Three UM players — Jaquan Johnson, Sheldrick Redwine, Delone Scaife Jr. — started their football careers here.
Howard Schnellenberger made Miami national champions, made Louisville matter and invented the sport at FAU, but being on the coaching Mount Rushmore of three different programs continues to be not enough for the College Football Hall of Fame.
Four-star running back Derrian Brown announced his top 10 list. Auburn is the favorite to land his commitment. Other SEC schools such as Alabama, Florida and LSU made the cut, as did other national powers.