‘Canes Set to Host Regional

Share The 10th ranked Miami Hurricanes (40-17) were selected to host their 23rd Regional in the program’s history. This also marks the 38th consecutive time Miami advanced to the post-season. The Hurricanes will welcome Dartmouth (26-17, fourth seed), Florida International (36-23, third seed), and Texas A&M (40-19-1, seeded second). Regional play is set for Friday, […]

The “Nooner” Tailgate

Share Ah, the “Nooner.”  I don’t know anyone who favors this kickoff time, as it usually connotes an uncompetitive matchup and you have to wake up REALLY early to get your tailgate in. But before you moan about your beauty sleep, think of the bonuses of a Nooner!  I mean, when else is it appropriate […]

Don’t Believe the Hype: The Facts Behind the SEC

Share~ The following article was written exclusively for Eye of the Hurricane by esteemed EOTH blogger, Doc Ibis ~ Do any of you ever wonder about the meteoric rise of the Southeastern Conference (SEC) to the elite conference in college football? Does it seem like just yesterday our Miami Hurricanes were dragging Gators and Volunteers […]

Reflections on Hurricanes Baseball: My Memories With Ron Fraser

Share~ Written exclusively for Eye of the Hurricane by esteemed EOTH blogger, HurricaneDave69 ~ The year 1963 has a special meaning to me. Two events, within the span of one week, would change my life. On August 28, 1963, I was in Washington, D.C. and witnessed MLK’s famous speech about the social injustice of racial […]

On Deck: ACC Baseball Tournament

ShareAfter a thrilling, 11 inning, come-from-behind win on Thursday night (5-4), the Hurricanes failed to take advantage of the momentum established during the opening game. With a chance to close out the Coastal Division with a sweep of the best team in the nation, Miami eventually finished third in the division. Although it was a […]

Tailgating Games – Cornhole Tailgate Toss

Share“Cornhole” toss is quickly becoming a classic tailgating game which can be seen at many a pre-game party outside Sun Life Stadium on Saturdays.  Here is the scoop on the game so you can make it part of your tailgate in the upcoming 2010 season! Cornhole Tailgate Toss Rules Object:  Score exactly 21 points before your opponent […]

Rebirth of a Rivalry: Miami vs. Notre Dame Past, Present, and Future

Share“God Made Notre Dame #1, Miami Made Them #2.” ~ ‘Canes Faithful Catholics vs. Convicts.  The entitled vs. the underprivileged.  The establishment vs. the outsiders.  The BCS’ “Notre Dame Rule” [connoting preference] vs. the NCAA’s “Miami Rule” [connoting punishment]. Miami/Notre Dame had all the makings of a classic college football rivalry because it isn’t just […]

Catching up with Jeremy Davis

ShareJeremy Davis is a 6’1, 176 pound speedster from Cape Coral High in Ft. Myers, FL. His electrifying speed poses threats offensively and defensively. He’s recently been clocked at 10.4 seconds in the 100-meter dash. “Coaches have told me that I’m going to start out at corner, and I’m going to get a look at […]

Jackets Sting ‘Canes

ShareThe 12th ranked University of Miami Hurricanes (37-13, 19-8 ACC) opened their series against Georgia Tech (#6, 41-10, 19-8 ACC) in Atlanta, Friday night. Miami sent Jason Santana (5-3) to the mound, much to the staff’s regret. Santana got hammered, just lasting 2 2/3 innings, allowing nine runs on six hits. The game was over […]

Top Ten Best ‘Canes Tailgates: Part 2

ShareHere’s the top 5 tailgates that I have been a part of.  The top five consists of both individual games/tailgates that had personal significance to me and tailgating “eras.”  5.  2000 FSU This was the first major game that I tailgated for at UM.  There was a certain moment during this game that changed me […]