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Hot Take: The NCAA Bribery Scandal

Posted on September 27, 2017, in Recruiting by StLouHoo.

We were all shocked on Tuesday morning as the FBI unsealed indictments against a small array of college assistant coaches, athletic apparel company employees, and sports agents. That shoe companies illicitly influence college basketball recruiting is not really a secret. We've all seen Blue Chips. But while we've all become numb to the NCAA turning a blind eye, it is shocking to see the Feds getting so involved.

Now, on the surface, this doesn't directly affect us as UVA fans. Tony Bennett is widely understood to be one of the most honest men in college basketball, and he runs his staff that way too. UVA, under Craig Littlepage, runs a pretty tight ship across the revenue sports. There ar...

Welcome back to the Hoos Place 2017 Offseason Refresh, where we review last season and this summer's personnel moves for all 15 ACC programs in alphabetical order. To read program capsules already complete, you can click here. Today we look at the...

Miami Hurricanes

The Miami Hurricanes will enter this season with the biggest set of expectations they've ever faced. Jim Larranaga has assembled arguably the most talented roster Miami has ever had, with three five-star underclassmen likely to crack the starting lineup, and losing only two players to graduation. How will the Hurricanes adjust to being the ones with the target on their backs?

Coach: Jim Larranaga; 609-403 in 23 seasons o...