Van Belle signed with the Boston Red Sox while Keysor signed with the Cincinnati Reds.
65 football student-athletes returned to campus on Monday
McMahon, Zamora picked in second round of MLB Draft, Toral, incoming freshmen likely to return in 2021
Junior Chris McMahon was selected No. 46 overall while junior Freddy Zamora was picked at No. 53 overall.
The bill grants players the opportunity to “earn compensation for the use of her or his name, image, or likeness. Such compensation must be commensurate with the market value of the authorized use of the athlete’s name, image, or likeness.”
Cecconi is the highest player drafted since 2016.
University of Miami athletes, administrators and coaches lined up in rows and silently protested on their knees Tuesday night inside the Carol Soffer Indoor Practice Facility to mourn the death of George Floyd, a 46-year-old black man who died in police custody after a Minneapolis police officer kneeled on his neck for several minutes on May 25 while three other officers stood idly by.
The 2020 NFL Draft saw former Miami Hurricanes Shaquille Quarterman, Deejay Dallas, K.J. Osborn and Jonathan Garvin selected. Unfortunately, a group of former players did not hear their name called by Commissioner Rodger Goodell during the three-day event.
Osborn is the third Miami Hurricane to be selected in the 2020 NFL Draft.
Just about two hours into the fourth round of the NFL Draft on Saturday, two Miami Hurricanes were selected just five picks apart.
Miami forward Beatrice Mompremier was selected 20th overall in the WNBA draft Friday night.
Despite missing almost the entirety of the 2019-2020 basketball season, Miami forward Beatrice Mompremier is expected to hear her name called by WNBA commissioner Cathy Engelbert this Friday in the WNBA draft.
“I cannot put into words how much pride and honor I have had while representing the U. Finishing my career like I had always thought I would is something that means a lot to me.”