2014-2015 Miami Hurricanes Basketball Schedule
There's nothing quite like college basketball played at the highest
possible level, and that's what you're going to get whenever the Hurricanes hit the court to take on another talented ACC
opponent that you know you'll want to be a part of. The 'Canes have plenty of dynamic playmakers on their roster this season
and the sky seems to be the limit, giving fans plenty of reasons to cheer around town as the Hurricanes look to make it happen
in the toughest conference in college basketball. It won't exactly be easy, but that's part of the fun of playing in an elite
conference that requires you to bring your A-game on a regular basis, as it creates all kinds of challenges and opportunities
from one season to the next.
BankUnited Center in Coral Gables, Florida will once again be home to some of the most
exciting games of the college basketball season, as fans pour into the stands to show that this is much more than just a great
football town. This year, the Miami Hurricanes will have their hands full as they take on all of the best teams in the ACC
including the Duke Blue Devils, the North Carolina Tar Heels, the Virginia Cavaliers, and others. Games against new conference
foes like the Syracuse Orange, the Pitt Panthers, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish, and the Louisville Cardinals will also be
tough and important matchups that the Canes will have to win if they are looking to return to the top of the ACC standings.
not only about the big home games, however, as the road matchups are sure to have plenty of fans who hit the road to cheer
on their favorite team away from home. As per usual, Hurricanes' fans tend to show up wherever their favorite team does, which
makes it always a good idea to put down the remote and make the Hurricanes the centerpiece of an epic road trip. Put it all
together and the Hurricanes are sure to have some great games loaded with passion and fanfare that you'll definitely want
to be a part of this season.
Miami Hurricanes Basketball Team Info
Miami University boasts a premier athletic
program with a long and storied tradition of athletic excellence. Playing in the arduous ACC, the Hurricanes play some of
the best teams in the nation, which means that it's usually powerhouse versus powerhouse each and every season. Each year
'Canes fans have the opportunity not only to see a talented Miami squad take the court but also to see some of the best teams
and players in the country take to the floor in an attempt to challenge the Canes. Make sure you wear your favorite Hurricane
gear and come out in support of your team as they take on some of the best teams around in another season sure to be loaded
with twists, turns and rim-rocking action.
The NCAA Basketball Experience
When the Hurricanes are locked
in an intense matchup filled with some of the best players in the country, you'll be treated to a sporting experience that
you simply won't be able to find anywhere but the arena. Be there for all the nail-biting action, from smooth fade-aways and
clutch defensive stands to highlight-reel dunks that will have you popping out of your seat in no time. NCAA basketball tickets
are always some of the hottest items around for a reason, and it definitely isn't because there is a lack of action whenever
a team like the Hurricanes take to the court looking to notch a big win that will have everyone buzzing. Once you're there
in the middle of an epic game that could go either way, you'll definitely be glad that you're not sitting anywhere else.
Miami Hurricanes Basketball History
The first Miami Hurricanes basketball team was sponsored by the university
in 1926, although the program was dropped in 1971 before being reinstated in 1985. Miami is also known as a football school,
but have established themselves as one of the top teams in the country over the past few decades. The program has won two
conference regular season titles, one in the Big East in 2000 and another in the ACC in 2013, when they also won the conference
tournament. The 'Canes have been in the NCAA Tournament seven times and reached the Sweet Sixteen twice, delivering some amazing
moments along the way. These days, the Hurricanes are looking to put together another dazzling roster that can really challenge
in the ultra-competitive ACC, which is why it's always a good idea to head out and see what all of the buzz is about.
Miami Hurricanes Basketball Trivia
Hurricane Rick Barry was one of the greatest players in the history of the
program before going on to stardom in the NBA. Do you know how many times he was an NBA All-Star?
The answer is eight,
though it would have actually been more if he didn't take a break from the NBA to play in the ABA. In the ABA, he was a four-time
All-Star before he came back to the NBA, where he was an All-Star again in the NBA from 1973-1978 to give him eight in the
Miami Hurricanes Basketball Fans
As the teams set up for opening tip off the fans stand up and vociferously
cheer for their alma mater and hometown favorites. The game continues full of back and forth action, big time shots, and clutch
defensive stops that will have you glued to the edge of your seat in absolutely no time. Before you know it the clock is winding
down in the second half and the two sides are wrapped up in yet another tight contest, which is the type of thing that will
help the entire experience get launched to a completely different level. When the game is still up in the air and the Hurricanes
are looking for just one big bucket to seal the deal and bring home a huge win, you'll definitely be glad that you're not