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Miami's Larkin will enter NBA draft

Miami guard Shane Larkin says he will forgo his final two years of college eligibility and enter the NBA draft. Larkin averaged 14.5 points and 4.6 assists this season for the Hurricanes, who won 29 games, climbed as high as No. 2 in The Associated Press Top 25 and reached the round of 16 in the NCAA tournament. Larkin's decision means Miami will be without its top six scorers...
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Dad: Larkin leaning toward NBA

Miami Hurricanes sophomore Shane Larkin is leaning strongly toward turning pro and will declare for the NBA draft unless he has a last-minute change of heart, his father said. Baseball Hall of Famer Barry Larkin said he spoke Friday with his son, who plans to announce his decision at a news conference Sunday. ''All indications are he's going into the draft, unless he...
Via Fox Sports
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Dad says Shane Larkin leaning strongly toward NBA

Shane Larkin's father says the Miami Hurricanes sophomore is leaning strongly toward turning pro and will declare for the NBA draft unless he has a last-minute change of heart. Baseball Hall of Famer Barry Larkin said he spoke Friday with his son, who plans to announce his decision at a news conference Sunday. The elder Larkin said his son is not 100-percent committed to going...
Via AP on Fox
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin has no reaction to reports of him declaring for the draft

University of Miami sophomore point guard Shane Larkin had no official reactionFriday to reports he would declare for the NBA Draft, a school spokespersonsaid. The school official said Hurricanes coach Jim Larranaga also had no comment, andLarkin still planned to announce his decision to stay in college or go pro at anews conference scheduled for 6 p.m. ET Sunday. reported...
Via Fox Sports Florida
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin throws ceremonial first pitch over catcher's head (Video)

Miami Hurricanes guard Shane Larkin threw the ceremonial first pitch before Saturday's NCAA baseball game at Coral Gables between Miami and Clemson. Shane is the son of Barry Larkin, Baseball Hall of Famer, but chose basketball over baseball. Based on this video showing Shane throwing the ceremonial first pitch over the catcher's head and into the backstop, we'd...
Via Holdout Sports
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

U Kidding? Larranaga Claims Larkin Was Sick, Was the Cause of the Hurricanes Loss

By Josh Adams Managing Editor Shane Larkin was ill the day of the Sweet 16/ In a stunning revelation in the press conference following his Miami Hurricanes loss to Marquette in the Sweet 16, Miami Coach Jim Larranaga admitted that his star guard, Shane Larkin was "sick and vomiting, and didn't eat anything until 3PM today." Larranaga also admitted...
Via College Hoops Digest
March 28, 2013  |  Discuss

FSU has no answer for Miami's Shane Larkin

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Shane Larkin drove, dished and shot. Almost everything he did on Wednesday night was the right move especially late in the second half. Larkin had options coming out of Orlando's Dr. Phillips High School, including Miami and Florida State. He attended coach Leonard Hamilton's camps and was recruited actively by both the Seminoles and the Hurricanes. ...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Shane Larkin throws alley-oop off backboard in Miami’s rout of North Carolina

Tweet   When it comes to sports most people associate the University of Miami with their football program, rightfully so with all the players they’ve sent to the NFL in recent years. If you haven’t been paying much attention to college basketball this season you may be a bit surprised to find out the Canes [...]
Via Los That Sports Blog
February 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Shane Larkin named ACC Player of the Week

During a week in which Miami picked up two road conference victories that catapulted them to No. 8 in The Associated Press poll, Hurricanes sophomore Shane Larkin was named the ACC Player of the Week, the conference announced Monday. Larkin averaged 19 points, four assists, four steals and three rebounds while hitting 60.9 percent of his shots during the two-game span. Larkin&...
Via Fox Sports Florida
February 04, 2013  |  Discuss

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