When you see stands covered in orange, green and white, you know it's time for a Miami Hurricanes game. The Hurricanes are one of Florida's most beloved college football teams, and the team has a winning track record to prove its reputation. The Hurricanes have five national titles and over 630 wins across the team's history. The team has produced legends like Steve Walsh, Ken Dorsey and Ray Lewis. Celebrity Dwayne Johnson also played with the Hurricanes during his college career. Whether they're competing for the Florida Cup or absolutely dominating teams from across the country, the Miami Hurricanes constantly bring a spirit of optimism and excellence to their games. Head coach Manny Diaz was appointed in 2019; as a newcomer to the position, he's ready to make his mark on the team's history. See the Miami Hurricanes' new direction for yourself when you get your Miami football tickets at StubHub.
Where do the Miami Hurricanes play home games?
During the regular season, the Miami Hurricanes play at Hard Rock Stadium. Hard Rock is also home to the Miami Dolphins and is the location of the annual Orange Bowl. Hard Rock Stadium is located in Miami Gardens, just north of Miami. The stadium's capacity is 64,767; Hurricanes games featured an average attendance of 58,500 in 2018.
What conference do the Miami Hurricanes play in?
The Miami Hurricanes have been members of the Atlantic Coast Conference since 2004. The team has been a part of several conferences over the years; they were members of the Big East Conference between 1991 and 2003. The Hurricanes were originally part of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association since 1929, but when SIAA dissolved in 1942, the Hurricanes remained an independent team until 1990.
Do the Miami Hurricanes have any major rivalries?
Some of the Hurricanes' greatest rivals come from within their home state. The Miami Hurricanes have traditional rivalries with the Florida State Seminoles and the Florida Gators. All three teams compete for the Florida Cup, which was most recently awarded to the Seminoles in 2013 and will be awarded again in 2019. The Miami Hurricanes also have a strong rivalry with the Virginia Tech Hokies, who followed them from the Big East Conference to the ACC. Finally, the Hurricanes have a friendly rivalry with the Nebraska Cornhuskers, who they often meet at bowl games. The Hurricanes-Cornhuskers rivalry is tied 6-6 as of 2018.
Have the Miami Hurricanes won any championship titles?
The Miami Hurricanes have won 12 national championships, but they only claim five. The most recent was in 2001 under head coach Larry Coker, with a 12-0 record that culminated in a winning game at the Rose Bowl. The Hurricanes won nine conference championships while they were a part of the Big East Conference. The team also won a division championship as part of the ACC in 2017.
Who is the head coach of the Miami Hurricanes?
As of 2019, the current head coach of the Miami Hurricanes is Manny Diaz. Manny has been in the coaching game since 1998, but he's spent most of that career coaching linebackers or working as a defensive coordinator. Diaz has been with the Hurricanes since 2016, and 2019 marks his first year as head coach. Manny is known as a strategic and motivational coach with a strong emphasis on doing things right at every step of the process.
Who are some famous players from the Miami Hurricanes?
The Miami Hurricanes have been home to award-winning players like Gino Torreta, Dan Morgan and Ken Dorsey. They've also created Pro Hall of Famers like Jim Kelly, Ray Lewis and Ed Reed. The University of Miami has an internal award program called the Ring of Honor; recipients have included Jim Dooley, George Mira, Cortez Kennedy and Steve Walsh.
Where can I buy Miami Hurricanes tickets?
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