Hurricanes finish top 15 after beating Virginia

Hurricanes rise in ranks in Associated Press poll after hurricane They beat Virginia last week.

Miami jumped eight spots to No. 14 in this week’s AP Poll — Michigan’s highest ranking in an AP poll since December 2017.

Despite a two-point win over the Cavaliers, the Hurricanes are still one place behind 13th-place Virginia. Miami (12-1) and Virginia are the two highest-ranked teams in the ACC. Duke University is No. 17, while North Carolina is No. 25.

“I think the whole country is going to be watching right now,” guard Jordan Miller said after Michigan’s win over Virginia. “We’re always at a disadvantage. They really don’t like to show us love. But all we can do is stand up and win the basketball game, and I think it’s a good win and proves that we’re not a team that can play together.” team.”

The Hurricanes play Vermont in an out-of-conference home game at 8 p.m. Wednesday, and then they travel to Notre Dame on Friday.