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Miami Hurricanes News & Notes: Offensive Staff Gets Filled, Miami-UNC and more

Some news for your Saturday morning before the men’s ball team has it’s biggest game of the season thus far

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You can’t sleep on these Hurricanes. With the way Manny Diaz & co. are breaking news each and every day, there’s no reason not to be excited and optimistic about where the football program is trending. And like we do everyday, we’ve got all the news you need to know in one tidy spot.

Around The Site

The coaching staff is filled! With Taylor Stubblefield as the WR coach and top recruiter Stephen Field as the TE coach, Manny Diaz’s entire staff is now complete. #TheNewMiami

As signing day gets closer and closer, here’s a recruiting update for who Manny Diaz and staff are focusing in on.

As the SOTU awards continue, we award the Unsung Hero accolade to sophomore CB Trajan Bandy. Bandy followed up a promising true freshman campaign with a fantastic 2018 season. After stepping up this season, expect him to be in the NFL conversation when 2020 rolls around.

Around The Web

The excitement for the new coaching additions are real. Check out what some of Canes Nation thinks about Stubblefield and Field joining The U.

Toledo DT transfer Tito Odenigbo graded out as one of the best run defenders in the ACC according to Pro Football Focus. Not bad for a guy with NFL aspirations.

Miami’s 1k point club has a new addition - Senior Forward/Center Emese Hof! Oh and the Lady Canes just got their first ever win at Cameron Indoor in a 58-50 dub over Duke Thursday.

Miami looks to grab the upset against no. 13 UNC at 12pm today. The Watsco Center is going to be packed, loud and ready to watch the Canes take down the Tar Heels.

Meanwhile, the Miami Herald is reporting on new QB Tate Martell’s status for the 2019 season and the Canes’ appeal to 4-star DE Ja’Darien Boykin.

Athlon Sports gives you 3 reasons to be optimistic for the 2019 season, as if you needed someone to give you only 3. And our sister SB Nation site Tar Heel Blog has a great article about the recent history of the Miami-UNC basketball rivalry.

And that’s all for today Canes’ fans. Remember...