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Lifelong Miami Hurricane, Class of 89 alum.
Was introduced to the Hoops drug in 85 when I was the student manager for the UM basketball team, been hooked ever since.
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User Blog

CanesHoops Guard Elevates His Game and His Country


After a successful freshman debut, Miami Hurricanes point guard Manu Lecomte hit the weight room and then the FIBA U20 championships with fervor!

Canes Continue Hunt for Size


The Canes basketball roster currently stands at 10 for the upcoming season. The Hurricanes have two remaining spots to fill and the staff has been vigorously looking for frontcourt help for what is...

Canes Legendary QB to be Honored This Week


Heisman Trophy winner and Canes Legend Gino Torretta will be the guest of honor at the 7th annual University of Miami Chicago Coaches Dinner.

Coveted Big Man has CanesHoops High on his List


This transferring Tiger has the Canes in his top 5 and would bring immediate help to the UM frontcourt this next season. Find out what he has to say about the Canes.

Will CanesHoops Land this Big Man with Wings?


Canes Hoops Coach Jim Larrañaga has made landing a big man in the 2015 recruiting class his top priority and he's been after Wings Academy (Bronx, NY) Center Jessie Govan hardest. Find out where...

Signing Schedule of Uncommitted Canes Recruits


Less than 48 hours to go until National Signing Day!

CanesHoops Mystery JUCO Signee Revealed!


We sent our top hoops sleuth, Josh Frank, to recon Ivan Cruz-Uceda, Miami's JUCO import from Spain to get a scouting report on his game. Check out his report!

What Does Huger Say...About CanesHoops?


SOTU had a chance to talk with Miami Basketball assistant coach Michael Huger about the progress of the Canes 1/3 of the way into the season as it heads into the meat of it conference schedule.

EXCLUSIVE: Conversation with UM Hoops Coach Caputo


State of The U was fortunate to have the opportunity to talk with Miami basketball assistant coach, Chris Caputo. He lays out what to expect as the Canes travel to Anaheim to play in the Wooden...

New Faces, Same Jerseys, Big Shoes


Miami lost their top six players from the magical Sweet 16 run, but Canes coaches are excited about their new-look squad. Assistant Eric Konkol tells SOTU why and what CanesHoops fans can expect...

Coming to the End of the Five Stages of NCAA Grief


The Canes and the entire #CanesFam are finally getting resolution from the NCAA. The healing process can now begin!

Canes "All In" for this Top 150 Hoops Recruit


This athletic hoops recruit will be on campus 10/23 visiting the Canes. Find out what he and his mom have to say about his recruitment and make the case for why UM is a great fit.

Dual Sport Star Still on Track to Join Canes


This two-sport star recruit told SOTU last night that while some rumors are true he is still coming to Miami in December after he retakes his ACT.

Don't Siesta On Cruz Uceda: Canes Host Spanish PF


This European JUCO big won't stay a secret for long and he's visiting the Canes in Coral Gables right now! FInd out what he has to say about Miami in this SOTU exclusive interview.

Recruiting Update: Canes Hoops Style


With the start of practice for college basketball this Friday, recruiting visits are in full swing. See who the Canes have left on the radar and expect on campus over the next few weeks.

Inside the Mind of Canes Hoops Scheduling Guru


Ever wonder how a college basketball non-conference schedule is built? Well join us for an exclusive behind the scenes glimpse into the strange world of 2 for 1s, home and homes and guarantees with...

SOTU Exclusive Hoops Recruiting Visit Preview


The U ain't just about football anymore (well ok it's still the king)! The Canes basketball squad is coming off its first ACC championship and is building a top 5 recruiting class. Check our our...

Rising Wing Has Canes in Top 6


Find out what this athletic small forward has to say about where the Canes stand in his recruitment

Man-U won't believe the steal CanesHoops got


This Belgian ball of lightning wrapped in a point guards body is a top 25 European STEAL for the Miami Hurricanes Basketball team. Find out how he blew up in the U20's this summer.

Former Canes Hoops Big Man Says Bonjour to France


After taking advantage of a rare sixth year of eligibility by becoming a critical part of the Miami Hurricanes Sweet 16 run, Julian Gamble is taking his game overseas. Read on to find out more.

Canes Hoops - NBA Draft Preview


Want to know the latest on where former Miami Hurricanes Basketball players might land at the next level?

Q&A with Canes Football D-Line Commit jenkins


SOTU got the chance to ask Courtel Jenkins about why he chose The U today, see what this defensive tackle had to say about the Canes.

SOTU EXCLUSIVE - Canes Hoops Lands Overseas PG


The Canes wasted no time in replacing star guard Shane Larkin adding a stud point guard transfer and this overseas import. Find out more in this State of The U exclusive!

Canes Hoops Recruiting Countdown to Spring Signing


The Miami Hurricanes fresh off their best season in the program's history led by Coach of the Year, Jim Larranaga are hot on the recruiting trail to fill several open scholarships. Find out where...


Photo Diary from Canes Hoops in Austin

Austin Texas was good to the Miami Hurricanes basketball team and its fans. Check out some pictures taken over the weekend from round two and three at the Erwin Center

Canes Land Commit from Standout JUCO Forward


The Canes Hoops squad got a much needed commitment from a leading JUCO forward today. Find out what he had to say about his choice of the Canes.

This 3 star combo forward has the Canes attention


Find out what this up-and-coming forward has to say about his recruitment, the Canes and

JuCo Standout has CanesHoops in Top 2

Find out what this JuCo basketball standout has to say about the Canes and his recruitment.

Did Canes Hoops land prized 2014 recruit?


Check out which 4 star recruit was impressed enough to possibly have given Miami Basketball his committment

Canes Hoops Lands First 2014 Verbal, It's a Doozy

Canes Coach Larranaga got his first verbal commit from the class of 2014. Read more about this and other recruits the Canes are on the trail for.

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