Miami Hurricanes Weekly Preview

Preview courtesy of Russell Hanson @rjhanson8

Happy Tuesday Canes fans! It’s a relatively slow week for the Hurricanes being that it is finals week. However, here’s what is available for those who need to scratch that Hurricane sports itch!

Tuesday December 4th – Men’s Basketball

  • The Miami Hurricanes (5-3) will take on the Penn Quakers (6-2) at the historic Palestra aka the Cathedral of College Basketball
    • The game is scheduled to tip at 7:00pm in Philadelphia
    • The game can be seen on ESPN+, ESPN’s new subscription service
    • Fun Fact: The Miami Hurricanes are the only team in the ACC with five players averaging double digit points per game: Lykes (17), Vasiljevic (13.5), Johnson (13.3), Lawrence Jr (13.1), Izundu (12.4).
    • (Not so) Fun Fact: The Hurricanes are now on a 4-game losing streak with all four games being decided by four points or less. The Hurricanes have been horrible from three-point range and will need to correct this if they want to get back on the right track. You can find our latest game recap here.

Sunday, December 9th – Women’s Basketball

  • The Miami Hurricanes Women (7-2) will take on the University of New Orleans at the Watsco center
    • The game is scheduled to tip at 1:00 pm and will be broadcast on ACC Network Extra
    • Tickets are on sale at for as low as $3!!! Go support these awesome student athletes!
    • Fun Fact: In Miami’s last game versus Purdue, Emese Hof scored 25 points, grabbed 15 rebounds, and added 5 blocks. If you haven’t been out to the Watsco Center to see this team, you’re missing out!

It’s going to be a slow week for the Hurricanes but if you’re needing your fill of Miami sports, be sure to check out all of our other fantastic content! We are your source for all things Miami!

Go Canes!

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