1993 Miami Hurricanes football
Miami Hurricanes logo.svg
Fiesta Bowl, L 0–29 vs. Arizona
ConferenceBig East Conference
Ranking
CoachesNo. 15
APNo. 15
1993 record9–3 (6–1 Big East)
Head coach
Offensive coordinatorRich Olson (2nd season)
Offensive schemeOne-Back Spread
Co-defensive coordinatorGreg McMackin (1st season)
Co-defensive coordinatorTommy Tuberville (1st season)
Home stadiumMiami Orange Bowl
(Capacity: 74,712)
Seasons
← 1992
1994 →
1993 Big East Conference football standings
Conf Overall
Team W   L   T W   L   T
No. 7 West Virginia $ 7 0 0 11 1 0
No. 15 Miami (FL) 6 1 0 9 3 0
No. 13 Boston College 5 2 0 9 3 0
No. 22 Virginia Tech 4 3 0 9 3 0
Syracuse 3 4 0 6 4 1
Pittsburgh 2 5 0 3 8 0
Rutgers 1 6 0 4 7 0
Temple 0 7 0 1 10 0
  • $ – Conference champion
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1993 Miami Hurricanes football team represented the University of Miami during the 1993 NCAA Division I-A football season. It was the Hurricanes' 68th season of football and third as a member of the Big East Conference. The Hurricanes were led by fifth-year head coach Dennis Erickson and played their home games at the Orange Bowl. They finished the season 9–3 overall and 6–1 in the Big East to finish in second place. They were invited to the Fiesta Bowl where they lost to Arizona, 29-0.

Schedule

DateTimeOpponentRankSiteTVResultAttendance
September 43:30 pmat No. 21 Boston CollegeNo. 3ABCW 23–733,298
September 184:00 pmVirginia TechNo. 3W 21–255,753
September 253:30 pmat No. 13 Colorado*No. 3ABCW 35–2952,391
October 24:00 pmNo. 7 (I-AA) Georgia Southern*No. 3
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
W 30–743,147
October 912:00 pmat No. 1 Florida State*No. 3ABCL 10–2877,813
October 237:30 pmSyracuseNo. 6
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
ESPNW 49–063,194
October 3012:00 pmTempleNo. 4
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
BENW 42–733,927
November 612:00 pmat PittsburghNo. 4BENW 35–732,064
November 134:00 pmRutgersNo. 3
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
W 31–1752,561
November 203:30 pmat No. 9 West VirginiaNo. 4ABCL 14–1770,222
November 277:30 pmMemphis State*No. 9
  • Miami Orange Bowl
  • Miami, FL
ESPNW 41–1738,737
January 11:00 pmvs. No. 16 Arizona*No. 10NBCL 0–2972,260
  • *Non-conference game
  • Rankings from AP Poll released prior to the game
  • All times are in Eastern time

Roster

1993 Miami Hurricanes football team roster
Players Coaches
Offense
Pos. # Name Class
FB 30 Donnell Bennett Jr
QB 11 Frank Costa Jr
WR 7 Jammi German Fr
RB 28 James Stewart So
Defense
Pos. # Name Class
LB 49 Robert Bass Sr
DT 94 Dwayne Johnson Jr
LB 52 Ray Lewis Fr
DE 93 RJ Davis Sr
DT 76 Warren Sapp So
DB 34 Dexter Seigler Sr
LB 50 Lawrence Heartley So
Special teams roster/Player
Pos. # Name Class
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches

Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • Injured
    Injured
  • Redshirt
    Redshirt

Roster

Rankings

Main article: 1993 NCAA Division I-A football rankings

Game summaries

at Florida State

Miami (FL) at Florida State
1 234Total
Hurricanes 7 003 10
Seminoles 14 707 28
  • Date: October 9
  • Location: Doak Campbell Stadium
  • Game attendance: 77,813

See also: 1993 Florida State Seminoles football team and Florida State–Miami football rivalry


Syracuse

1 234Total
Syracuse 0 000 0
Miami (FL) 14 14147 49

[1]

vs. Arizona (Fiesta Bowl)

Main article: 1994 Fiesta Bowl

See also: 1993 Arizona Wildcats football team


Awards and honors

Jack Harding University of Miami MVP Award

1994 NFL Draft

Main article: 1994 NFL Draft

Player Position Round Pick NFL Club
Donnell Bennett Running Back 2nd 58 Kansas City Chiefs
Darren Krein Defensive End 5th 150 San Diego Chargers

References

  1. ^ Gainesville Sunday October 24, 1993
  2. ^ "History: Jack Harding MVP Award". CBS Interactive. Retrieved July 23, 2012.[permanent dead link]