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Guard Charlie Moore transferring from DePaul to Hurricanes

Apr. 19, 2021 19:17 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Guard Charlie Moore is transferring from DePaul to Miami, his fourth school, for his final year of eligibility. Moore provides a much-needed reinforcement for the Hurricanes, who since the end of the season have lost three players via the NCAA's new...

Mississippi signs grad transfer 7-foot center Nysier Brooks

Apr. 07, 2021 23:26 PM EDT

OXFORD, Miss. (AP) — Graduate transfer center Nysier Brooks has signed to play with Mississippi. The 7-footer, whose signing was announced Tuesday, played last season at Miami. Brooks averaged 7.4 points and 5.8 rebounds per game last season while shooting 51.7% from...

Hurricanes' Chris Lykes now says he'll enter transfer portal

Mar. 27, 2021 23:00 PM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Miami Hurricanes guard Chris Lykes has changed his mind and decided to enter the transfer portal, two days after coach Jim Larranaga said the senior guard was turning pro. Lykes' 2020-21 season was limited to two games because of an ankle...

Miami Hurricanes guard Chris Lykes decides to turn pro

Mar. 25, 2021 13:52 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Dynamic 5-foot-7 Miami Hurricanes guard Chris Lykes has decided to turn pro after a senior season limited to two games because of an ankle injury. Lykes’ size makes him a long shot for the NBA, but he’ll earn his degree this spring and wants to move on,...

Hurricanes freshman guard Timberlake enters transfer portal

Mar. 18, 2021 10:36 AM EDT

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Guard Earl Timberlake, one of the most highly rated recruits in Miami Hurricanes history, entered the transfer portal Sunday after a freshman season cut short by a shoulder injury. Timberlake played in just seven games and averaged 9.3 points...

Miami advances past Pitt to face Clemson in ACC tournament

Mar. 09, 2021 16:43 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Isaiah Wong scored 20 points to lead five Miami starters in double figures as the Hurricanes beat Pittsburgh 79-73 on Tuesday in the opening game of the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament. Nysier Brooks converted a three-point play with 53.8...

McGusty scores 27, rallies Miami over Boston College 80-76

Mar. 05, 2021 20:47 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Kameron McGusty scored a season-high 27 points and led a late rally as Miami defeated Boston College 80-76 on Friday in a regular-season finale. Boston College (4-15, 2-11 Atlantic Coast Conference) erased Miami's largest lead of the game of...

Brown lifts Miami (OH) over Bowling Green 84-79 in OT

Mar. 04, 2021 12:27 PM EST

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) — Dalonte Brown scored a career-high 29 points with 14 rebounds and Miami (OH) beat Bowling Green 84-79 in overtime on Tuesday night. Mekhi Lairy scored 19 points for Miami (12-10, 9-8 Mid-American Conference), which earned its fourth...

Hauser helps No. 21 Virginia end skid, beat Miami 62-51

Mar. 01, 2021 21:02 PM EST

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Sam Hauser never got to experience playing in front of a packed John Paul Jones Arena because of attendance limitations caused by the pandemic, but the senior transfer made sure he and Virginia would have something to celebrate after his final home game. ...

Calhoun leads No. 11 Seminoles over Miami

Feb. 24, 2021 23:53 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Florida State continues to build its case for a high NCAA Tournament seed. Sardaar Calhoun scored a career-high 16 points and the No. 11 Seminoles coasted to an 88-71 win over Miami on Wednesday night. The Seminoles (14-3,...