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Thursday, February 29, 2024
February 29 , 2024

Miami hires Alonzo Highsmith as General Manager of Football Operations

"We are excited to welcome Alonzo back to Coral Gables,” Vice President/Director of Athletics Dan Radakovich said. “His extensive experience as an NFL executive will provide tremendous value to our football operations. In addition, we are looking forward to having him as a member of our senior administrative team.”

Miami’s Nijel Pack to withdraw name from 2022 NBA Draft

As first reported by Jon Rothstein of CBS Sports, Miami men's basketball guard Nijel Pack will withdraw his name from the 2022 NBA Draft and return to college next season.

Canes fall to No. 14 Notre Dame in 5-0 shutout

"We got to turn the page," Miami head coach Gino DiMare said. "Notre Dame is a good team. To sweep a team like that, it's a tough task."

Fitzroy Anthony promoted to Miami women’s basketball associate head c...

"Fitzroy has been an integral part of this program for the last seven years," Meier said in a Miami Athletics release. "His passion for the program and our players is unmatched and nobody outworks him. Fitz is so committed to The U and I appreciate his endless loyalty throughout the years."

Forward Deng Gak signs with Ballarat Miners

"This is a great opportunity for me," Gak said. "My friend Deng Acuoth has played for the Miners and said they are a great club to play for."

Former Hurricanes sign NFL deals as undrafted free agents

While only one former Hurricane (defensive lineman Jon Ford in the seventh round) was selected in the 2022 NFL Draft, the lowest number of Miami football players chosen since 1980, numerous draft-eligible Canes have signed deals with NFL teams as undrafted free agents.

Miami wide receiver Dazalin Worsham enters transfer portal

As first reported by Matt Zenitz of On3 Sports, UM wide receiver Dazalin Worsham has entered the transfer portal.

Isaiah Wong declares for NBA Draft, maintains eligibility

"After deep thought and careful consideration, taking full advantage of all we achieved this year, I will be declaring for the 2022 NBA Draft, while maintaining my eligibility," Wong wrote in a graphic posted on Twitter. "I'm extremely confident in what lies ahead."

Transfer guard Nijel Pack commits to Miami

Miami men's basketball head coach Jim Larrañaga has made his first transfer portal splash of the offseason, landing 2022 All-Big 12 First Team member Nijel Pack.

Transfer Akheem Mesidor commits to Miami

The Hurricanes have landed a second Mountaineer from the transfer portal, as West Virginia defensive lineman Akheem Mesidor announced his commitment to Miami in a Twitter post Wednesday night.

Luke Chaney

Luke Chaney is a sophomore from Fort Lauderdale, Fla. studying journalism and public relations. Chaney joined The Miami Hurricane in the beginning of his freshman year as a sports reporter. His favorite memory reporting on UM Athletics has been covering Miami football spring practice. In addition to his work as Sports Editor, he also writes about the Miami Dolphins for Five Reasons Sports and works as a play-by-play broadcaster at WVUM 90.5 FM. When he's not writing about sports, Chaney loves to play basketball and hang out with friends and family.