Jamil Wilson scored 16 points, Vander Blue and Davante Gardner had 14 apiece, and Marquette advanced to the Elite Eight for the first time since 2003 with a 71-61 win over Miami on Thursday night.
Miami vs Marquette: The loss of Reggie Johnson is a big one. Literally and figuratively. I love Buzz Williams, and the way Marquette battles, but I’m taking Shane Larkin. I think he’s the most clutch […]
The Hurricanes have had a dream season, but Marquette is the toughest team in college basketball. That’s just one of four great matchups.
Many sports fans couldn’t tell you where Florida Gulf Coast University was before the current season started. But between an early season upset of Miami and now winning a berth in the Sweet 16, Florida Gulf Coast has put itself on the map in a big way.
There was no question about Shane Larkin’s go-ahead 3-pointer for Miami. The ball that appeared to ricochet off the hands of Miami’s Kenny Kadji seconds later but went to the Hurricanes — well, look at the replay.
The Drive Monday 3-18-13 -Jay Bilas joins The Drive to talk about the seedings in the bracket, we get his Final Four predictions, and we ask him why he isnt part of the NCAA Selection Committee.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Shane Larkin scored a career-high 28 points, eight in the final 2 1/2 minutes, to help No. 9 Miami pull away late and beat North Carolina 87-77 in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament championship Sunday.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) Durand Scott knocked down the shots to turn away North Carolina State’s best pushes, and Shane Larkin provided the steady floor leadership that kept ninth-ranked Miami in control.
GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Miami rolled through most of the Atlantic Coast Conference season and coasted to the program’s first regular-season championship. The ninth-ranked Hurricanes enter this week’s ACC tournament as the No. 1 seed and looking to add another crown to their trophy case.
The Atlantic Coast Conference didn’t exactly follow the preseason script this year.