• Pittsburgh’s Michael Young (2) defends against Miami’s Tonye Jekiri (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Coral Gables, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. Miami defeated Pittsburgh 65-63. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach)

    7-foot Tonye Jekiri a big reason for Hurricanes’ success

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — In his most recent game, Miami Hurricanes senior Tonye Jekiri twice saved balls from going out of bounds under his basket, forced a turnover at midcourt and was the first player down the floor on a fast break.

  • Miami's Angel Rodriguez (13) dribbles to the basket against Pittsburgh's James Robinson (0) during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Coral Gables, Fla., Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2016. (AP Photo/Joel Auerbach)

    Late basket helps No. 12 Miami edge Pittsburgh 65-63

    CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Guard Angel Rodriguez scored on an offensive rebound with 1.4 seconds left Tuesday, and the No. 12-ranked Miami Hurricanes edged Pittsburgh 65-63.