It was a career-high night for Miami guard Moulayna Johnson Sidi Baba, who scored 17 points on 6-of-13 shooting from the field and 3-5 from three-point range.
After what has already marked ten seasons in Coral Gables, Fla., it is almost without a doubt that Hurricanes head coach Jim Larrañaga has achieved success in leading what has historically been a football-dominated school back to prominence at the national level.
After having only two seniors on last year’s team, the University of Miami men’s basketball team will enter the 2020-21 season with six seniors on the roster.
The sophomore class of the Miami men’s basketball team could make a big leap this season.
Complementing the team’s returning talent are two high-profile freshmen, Matt Cross and Earl Timberlake, who are poised to step onto the scene and make an immediate impact.
Despite the risk of Covid-19 and missing starting guard Mykea Gray due to a season-ending ACL tear, Miami was able to rally off a 16-point victory Wednesday afternoon in Coral Gables.
Miami Hurricanes women’s basketball senior guard Mykea Gray will officially miss the 2020-21 season due to an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.
Mompremier’s absence forced the Canes to rely on their four junior guards to carry the team for most of the year. With all four guards now having that experience heading into their senior season, Miami will be looking at this year’s group of seniors to help the team return to the NCAA tournament.
In the basketball community, the words Houston and Harden will always be intertwined with the NBA star’s reign with the Rockets. But for the Miami Hurricanes, juniors Jamir Huston and Destiny Harden will both be looking for breakout seasons in 2020-21, leading a class that head coach Katie Meier will look to for excellence.
Miami returns four sophomore players who are looking to make a bigger impact on the team this season.
This offseason the Canes welcomed two high-prospect freshmen to the team.
The Heat have the luxury of drafting for need with depth questions at point guard and both forward positions. With the impending free agency of Goran Dragic and the lack of a reliable big man behind Adebayo, there are several different directions Pat Riley can choose to go with his 1st round pick.