While the first season with the playoff point system went over without a major breakdown, it didn’t stop the FHSAA from tweaking the parameters – as the state’s governing body updated the point system this past January in anticipation for the 2018 season.
The University of Miami announced that senior tight end Christopher Herndon IV will have season-ending knee surgery this coming week. Herndon left during the second half of the game against the Panthers with a noticeable limp and it was confirmed that he sustained an injury to the MCL in his left knee.
No. 7 Miami put together its best performance of the season – and maybe in years – as the Hurricanes completely dismantled and out-classed visiting Notre Dame in a 41-8 drubbing of the No. 3 Fighting Irish in front of a capacity crowd of 65,303 at Hard Rock Stadium.