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Ex-teammate pleads not guilty to killing Miami football star

Sep. 17, 2021 12:08 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — A former University of Miami football player pleaded not guilty on Friday to charges of killing a teammate outside a South Florida apartment complex in 2006. An attorney for Rashaun Jones, 35, entered the plea during a remote court hearing after prosecutors...

No. 24 Miami, Michigan State play with Top 25 spot at stake

Sep. 16, 2021 14:53 PM EDT

Michigan State (2-0) vs. No. 24 Miami (1-1), Saturday at noon EDT (ABC). Line: Miami by 6 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Miami leads 4-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Miami needs a win to remain in...

Best of the best: AP ranks the top Games of the Century

Sep. 16, 2021 12:17 PM EDT

The mere idea of trying to rank the greatest “games of the century” doesn't make sense, which makes it perfect for college football. The national champion, after all, for decades was determined by educated guess, which meant there could be multiple games deemed...

No. 24 Miami, Michigan State to play for 1st time since 1989

Sep. 16, 2021 10:43 AM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Michigan State’s offense has been a surprise this season. So has Miami’s, in a very different way. The Spartans (2-0) are moving the football more easily than they have in years, and they’ll look to keep that going...

No. 24 Miami loses RB Don Chaney for season with knee injury

Sep. 13, 2021 14:29 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — No. 24 Miami has lost running back Don Chaney Jr. for the remainder of the season with a knee injury, and starting linebacker Keontra Smith will miss several weeks with a leg injury. Both were injured in the Hurricanes’ 25-23 win over...

Lucky cat: Falling feline gets saved at Miami football game

Sep. 12, 2021 16:25 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — The most notable catch in Saturday's game between No. 22 Miami and Appalachian State didn’t even happen on the field. Wasn’t even a football. It was a cat. The animal somehow got into Hard Rock Stadium, then got caught...

No. 22 Miami escapes Appalachian State test, 25-23

Sep. 11, 2021 23:07 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — A cat survived a scare. So did the Miami Hurricanes. D’Eriq King threw for 200 yards and rushed for 67 more, freshman Andy Borregales kicked a go-ahead 43-yard field goal with 2:04 remaining and No. 22 Miami rallied from a halftime deficit...

No. 22 Miami looks to rebound against Appalachian State

Sep. 09, 2021 16:48 PM EDT

Appalachian State (1-0) vs. No. 22 Miami (0-1), Saturday at 7 p.m. EDT (ESPNU). Line: Miami by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Miami leads 1-0. WHAT’S AT STAKE? Miami needs a win to...

No. 22 Miami, stung by Alabama loss, hosts Appalachian State

Sep. 09, 2021 13:57 PM EDT

MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. (AP) — Barely a few minutes removed from Miami’s lopsided loss to No. 1 Alabama in the season-opener for both teams last weekend, Hurricanes coach Manny Diaz was looking ahead. And he made a prediction of sorts. “This...

Young throws 4 TDs, No. 1 Alabama routs No. 14 Miami 44-13

Sep. 04, 2021 20:35 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Bryce Young didn't take long to prove he's the man to lead No. 1 Alabama in its quest for another national title. Young became the first Crimson Tide quarterback to throw four touchdown passes in his starting debut and the defending champions romped past...