NCAA Basketball

#10 Miami (FL) Hurricanes (27-8)


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vs. VaTech 
W 88-82
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@ UVa 
L 68-73
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vs. Buff 
W 79-72
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vs. Wich 
W 65-57
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@ Vill 
L 69-92
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Miami transfer, coveted 6-11 center sign with Cornhuskers

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) James Palmer Jr., who played the last two seasons at Miami, is transferring to Nebraska.

Cornhuskers coach Tim Miles announced the move Tuesday. Palmer will sit out next season and have two years of eligibility beginning in 2017-18.

The 6-foot-6, 202-pound guard from Upper Marlboro, Maryland, appeared in 34 games last year as the Hurricanes went 27-8 and reached the NCAA regional semifinals. Palmer averaged 3.4 points and 1.2 rebounds.

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Leaders
Points: S. McClellan16.3
Rebounds: T. Jekiri8.6
Assists: A. Rodriguez4.5
FG%: S. McClellan50.4%
FT%: S. McClellan83.8%
3P%: S. McClellan40.6%
Steals: A. Rodriguez1.7
Blocks: T. Jekiri1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas33-5
2 Michigan State29-6
3 North Carolina33-7
4 Virginia29-8
5 Oregon31-7
6 Villanova35-5
7 Oklahoma29-8
8 West Virginia26-9
9 Xavier28-6
10 Miami (FL)27-8
10 Kentucky27-9
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Villanova35-5
2 North Carolina33-7
3 Kansas33-5
4 Oklahoma29-8
5 Virginia29-8
6 Oregon31-7
7 Michigan State29-6
8 Miami (FL)27-8
9 Indiana27-8
10 Syracuse23-14
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Atlantic Coast Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
3 North Carolina 14-4 33-7
4 Virginia 13-5 29-8
10 Miami (FL) 13-5 27-8
16 Louisville 12-6 23-8
19 Duke 11-7 25-11
Notre Dame 11-7 24-12
Virginia Tech 10-8 20-15
Clemson 10-8 17-14
Pittsburgh 9-9 21-12
Syracuse 9-9 23-14
Florida State 8-10 20-14
Georgia Tech 8-10 21-15
North Carolina State 5-13 16-17
Wake Forest 2-16 11-20
Boston College 0-18 7-25
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 75.2 (123)
Rebounds: 9.4 (278)
Assists: 12.5 (232)
FG%: 47.9% (24)
FT%: 74.9% (24)
3P%: 37.5% (46)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 67.4 (62)
Rebounds: 24.8 (215)
Assists: 11.4 (55)
FG%: 43.1% (146)
FT%: 71.7% (273)
3P%: 34.4% (166)
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