Former Gators forward Keith Stone transferring to Miami
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – Keith Stone is coming home. The former Florida forward announced Monday on Twitter that he is transferring to Miami for his senior season. "I'm coming home momma," Stone tweeted, along with a picture of him wearing a Miami uniform. Florida head coach Mike White announced last month that Stone was planning to graduate and transfer to another school for his final season of eligibility. "We are excited to welcome Keith to the Hurricane family," Miami head coach Jim Larranaga said in a statement Tuesday.
Gators, Hurricanes to participate in 2019 Charleston Classic
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Florida and Miami will participate in the Charleston Classic next season, the schools announced Thursday. Joining the Gators and Hurricanes will be Connecticut, Missouri State, Penn State, Saint Joseph's, Towson and Xavier. The Hurricanes won the 2014 tournament the last time they traveled to Charleston. Previous tournament winners include Temple last year, Villanova in 2016 and Virginia in 2015. Fans can save up to $25 on discounted tickets by signing up on the tournament's website between now and Nov. 25.
Hurricanes crack top 10
CORAL GABLES, Fla. – Jim Larranaga and the Miami Hurricanes are in the top 10. The Hurricanes were ranked No. 8 in the Associated Press poll Monday. Miami is ranked 9th in the coaches poll. Miami beat Florida State over the weekend to up its record to 13-1 and 2-0 in the Atlantic Coast Conference.