Hurricanes earn 3 seed, double-bye at ACC tournament

Miami to begin play Thursday

By David Lang - Executive Producer
Jeff Romance

Miami's Dewan Huell battles for the basketball in the first half of an 80-74 win against Florida State at the Watsco Center in Coral Gables, Florida, Jan. 7, 2018.

CORAL GABLES, Fla. - The Miami Hurricanes have earned the No. 3 seed in the Atlantic Coast Conference tournament.

The 'Canes will have a bye for the first two rounds.

Miami will open the tournament in Brooklyn on Thursday at 9 p.m.

The Hurricanes will face either Syracuse, Wake Forest or North Carolina.

Miami finished the season with four straight dramatic wins, all without star Bruce Brown.

The latest win came on Saturday with a 69-68 victory over Virginia Tech on senior day.

Miami finished the regular season 22-8 and 11-7 in ACC play.

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