Latest Miami Hurricanes football News

What to make of Tate: Can Martell make Miami great again?

Mar. 27, 2019 3:47 PM EDT

Quarterback Tate Martell has been ruled eligible to play for Miami this season and it is being hailed as a pretty big deal for the Hurricanes. How much of a big deal is still to be determined? On the latest AP Top 25 College Football Podcast, Paul Myerberg of USA Today joins AP's Ralph Russo to discuss Martell at...

Finally at Miami, Martell now trying to win a job

Mar. 27, 2019 8:13 AM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Tate Martell originally wanted Miami to notice him in 2016. The Hurricanes got around to it in 2019. Martell took a long, winding road to Coral Gables before transferring from Ohio State earlier this year — and the quarterback insists that he's finally ready to start...

NCAA decides to grant Miami QB Tate Martell eligibility

Mar. 19, 2019 8:03 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Tate Martell practiced with the Miami Hurricanes for the first time on Tuesday. Hours later, he got his first win. Martell is eligible to play for the Hurricanes this season and will not have to sit out the customary transfer year, after the NCAA approved a waiver for the former...

Florida-Miami game in Orlando moved up to Aug. 24

Mar. 7, 2019 5:15 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Football seasons at Miami and Florida will start earlier than ever this year. The season-opener between the Hurricanes and Gators has been moved up one week to Aug. 24 at 7 p.m., the schools announced Thursday. It will mark the earliest game date in the history of either program,...

Diaz finalizes football coaching staff at Miami for 2019

Mar. 7, 2019 2:55 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Former Miami standouts DeMarcus Van Dyke and Joel Rodriguez have been promoted to new roles on Manny Diaz's staff with the Hurricanes. The Hurricanes hired Andy Vaughn as director of player personnel and promoted David Cooney to director of recruiting, with Van Dyke as his...

Miami vs Florida season-opener date expected soon from NCAA

Feb. 28, 2019 2:22 PM EST

PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Officials from Miami and Florida expect a decision from the NCAA shortly on whether their season-opener will be moved up a week to Aug. 24. The schools released a statement Thursday saying that the idea stemmed from ESPN, which is working in concert with the organization...