Men's Basketball Non-Conference Single Game Tickets Available

Nov. 10, 2003

Coral Gables, Fla. (hurricanesports.com) – Single-game tickets for all 10 University of Miami men’s basketball non-conference home games, including clashes with Florida State, Florida International and Florida Atlantic, are now available at the Hurricane Ticket Office for as little as $15.

The Hurricane Ticket Office is open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to noon on Saturdays. Fans wishing to place orders by phone can call the UM Ticket Office at (305) 284-CANE in Dade, or 1-800-GO-CANES outside Dade County or fans can purchase online here.

Season-ticket packages for all 18 Miami home games, including defending National Champion Syracuse, are also available for as little as $175.

Miami returns seven lettermen from last season including 6-10 senior forward Darius Rice. Rice, a 2003-04 preseason candidate for both the John Wooden Award and Naismith Award, has led the Hurricanes in scoring each of his first three seasons and last season averaged 18.7 points and 5.8 rebounds per game.

In addition, the Hurricanes return four sophomores who gained valuable experience last season. Six-two guard Robert Hite (18 starts), 5-11 guard Armondo Surratt (15 starts), 6-4 guard Eric Wilkins (nine starts) and 6-9 forward Gary Hamilton (eight starts) combined for 50 starts last season marking the most starts by a group of Hurricane freshmen since 1985-86.

Miami also welcomes one of the top recruiting classes in the nation. The Hurricanes’ incoming class of freshman forward Karron Clarke, freshman guard Guillermo Diaz, sophomore forward/center Leonard Harden III, freshman guard Anthony Harris and freshman forward/center Anthony King has been ranked as high as eighth in the nation by Street & Smith’s.