Really good teams, i.e. legit contendas, do not lose at home in late February. Especially experienced ones on Senior Day.
Miami is a really good team. Miami is among those 20 or so schools that the pundits are saying could slip into the Final Four, and beyond. Miami, which starts three seniors and two juniors is experienced.
Miami is really well coached. Jim Larranaga is arguably the least heralded, excellent mentor in college hoops.
So, truth be told, the inevitable occurred yesterday in Coral Gables. On Senior Day, the Hurricanes did what really good teams do. They outplayed another good team, Louisville, down the stretch, and prevailed, 73-65.
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