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2016 Miami (FL) Hurricanes

Head Coach: Mark Richt (1st season)

Stadium: Hard Rock Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL

Record: 9-4 (5-3 ACC)

Previous: 2015

Next: 2017

Schedule/Results

Date Opponent Result Score Record
9/3 Florida A&M W 70-3 1-0
9/10 Florida Atlantic W 38-10 2-0
9/17 at Appalachian State W 45-10 3-0
10/1 at Georgia Tech W 35-21 4-0 (1-0)
10/8 Florida State L 19-20 4-1 (1-1)
10/15 North Carolina L 13-20 4-2 (1-2)
10/20 (Thu) at Virginia Tech L 16-37 4-3 (1-3)
10/29 at Notre Dame L 27-30 4-4 (1-3)
11/5 Pittsburgh W 51-28 5-4 (2-3)
11/12 at Virginia W 34-14 6-4 (3-3)
11/19 at North Carolina State W 27-13 7-4 (4-3)
11/26 Duke W 40-21 8-4 (5-3)
Russell Athletic Bowl (@ Camping World Stadium, Orlando, FL)
12/28 West Virginia W 31-14 9-4 (5-3)

Season Recap

Florida A&M

Miami opened the Mark Richt era with a 70-3 win over Florida A&M. Brad Kaaya threw for 135 yards and 4 TDS, and Mark Walton ran for 116 and a touchdown. To open the game, Miami CB Corn Elder intercepted a pass on the Rattlers own 28. The Canes answered quickly, as Mark Walton ran to the 3 on the first play of their drive. Kaaya found Marquez Williams for a touchdown, putting Miami up 7-0. After forcing a punt, Miami drove downfield again, scoring on a Joseph Yearby touchdown run to go up   14-0. After several punts and missed field goals (by Miami), Kaaya threw his second touchdown of the game, finding Chris Herndon II from 16 yards out. Later, Yearby ran for a 64 yard TD (28-0). The Canes poured it on in the 3rd quarter, scoring 42 points, and demolishing the Rattlers 70-3

1 2 3 4 Total
FAMU 0 3 0 0 3
Miami 14 14 42 0 70
Date 9/3/16
Stadium Hard Rock Stadium, Miami, Florida
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