American Football Database
2012 Miami Hurricanes football
ConferenceAtlantic Coast Conference
DivisionCoastal Division
2012 record7–5 (5–3 ACC)
Head coachAl Golden (2nd season)
Offensive coordinatorJedd Fisch (2nd season)
Offensive schemePro Style
Defensive coordinatorMark D'Onofrio (2nd season)
Base defense4–3
Home stadiumSun Life Stadium
(Capacity: 74,916)
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2012 ACC football standings
v · d · e Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
#10 Florida State xy   7 1         12 2  
#11 Clemson x   7 1         11 2  
NC State   4 4         7 6  
Wake Forest   3 5         5 7  
Maryland   2 6         4 8  
Boston College   1 7         2 10  
North Carolina* x   5 3         8 4  
Miami* x   5 3         7 5  
Georgia Tech xy   5 3         7 7  
Virginia Tech   4 4         7 6  
Duke   3 5         6 7  
Virginia   2 6         4 8  
Championship: Florida State 21, Georgia Tech 15
† – BCS representative as champion
x – Division champion/co-champions
y – Championship game participant
  • North Carolina ineligible for championship and postseason due to NCAA sanctions. Miami ineligible for championship and postseason due to a self-imposed postseason ban.
    As of January 8, 2013 • Rankings from AP Poll

The 2012 Miami Hurricanes football team represents the University of Miami during the 2012 NCAA Division I FBS football season. The Hurricanes are led by second year head coach Al Golden and play their home games at Sun Life Stadium. They are members of the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference.

For the second season in a row, the Hurricanes self–imposed a bowl ban on themselves with regard to the status of a current NCAA investigation into whether or not they followed the university's compliance practices.[1]


Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
September 1 3:30 PM at Boston College Alumni StadiumChestnut Hill, MA ABC W 41–32   39,362
September 8* 12:00 PM at #20 Kansas State Bill Snyder Family Football StadiumManhattan, KS FX L 13–52   48,843
September 15* 12:00 PM Bethune-Cookman Sun Life StadiumMiami Gardens, FL ESPN3 W 38–10   39,435
September 22 3:00 PM at Georgia Tech Bobby Dodd StadiumAtlanta, GA ACC RSN W 42–36 OT  50,390
September 29 12:00 PM NC State Sun Life Stadium • Miami Gardens, FL (Family Weekend) ESPNU W 44–37   38,510
October 6* 7:30 PM vs. #10 Notre Dame Soldier FieldChicago, IL (Shamrock Series / Rivalry) NBC L 3–41   62,871
October 13 2:30 PM North Carolina Sun Life Stadium • Miami Gardens, FL ESPNU L 14–18   58,954
October 20† 8:00 PM #10 Florida State Sun Life Stadium • Miami Gardens, FL (Battle of the Sunshine State) ABC L 20–33   73,328
November 1 7:30 PM Virginia Tech Sun Life Stadium • Miami Gardens, FL ESPN W 30–12   37,219
November 10 12:00 PM at Virginia Scott StadiumCharlottesville, VA ABC/ESPN3 L 40–41   45,870
November 17* 3:00 PM South Florida Sun Life Stadium • Miami Gardens, FL ACC RSN W 40–9   38,869
November 24 12:30 PM at Duke Wallace Wade StadiumDurham, NC ACCN W 52–45   26,895
*Non-Conference Game. Homecoming. #Rankings from Coaches Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.


As of October 8, 2012[2]

2012 Miami Hurricanes football team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Class
WR 18 Barnes, ChadChad Barnes File:Redshirt.svg Jr
OT 79 Bunche, MalcolmMalcolm Bunche File:Redshirt.svg So
WR 81 Carter, JontaviousJontavious Carter Fr
RB 23 Clements, EduardoEduardo Clements Jr
TE 82 Cleveland, AsanteAsante Cleveland Jr
RB 25 Crawford, DallasDallas Crawford File:Redshirt.svg Fr
QB 16 Crow, GrayGray Crow Fr
QB 12 Dewey, PrestonPreston Dewey Fr
RB 32 Dillard, DannyDanny Dillard Fr
WR 4 Dorsett, PhillipPhillip Dorsett So
TE 49 Dye, DyronDyron Dye File:Redshirt.svg Jr
OG 70 Feliciano, JonJon Feliciano File:Redshirt.svg So
OT 74 Flowers, EreckEreck Flowers Fr
OT 76 Taylor, GadboisGadbois Taylor Fr
FB 33 Hagans, MauriceMaurice Hagans Jr
FB/TE 43 Harvey, SeanSean Harvey File:Redshirt.svg So
OT 77 Henderson, SeantrelSeantrel Henderson Jr
RB 26 Hughes, DarrisDarris Hughes So
WR 1 Hurns, AllenAllen Hurns Jr
WR 37 Irastorza, AlexAlex Irastorza File:Redshirt.svg Jr
OG 63 Isidora, DannyDanny Isidora Fr
RB 5 James, MikeMike James Sr
WR 24 Johnson, DavonDavon Johnson File:Redshirt.svg Sr
RB 8 Johnson, DukeDuke Johnson Fr
OT 78 Johnson, JermaineJermaine Johnson File:Redshirt.svg Jr
OT 55 Jones, BenBen Jones Injured File:Redshirt.svg Sr
WR 15 Jones, D'MauriD'Mauri Jones Fr
WR 87 Kidd, GarrettGarrett Kidd File:Redshirt.svg Fr
RB 27 Labady, JamesonJameson Labady Jr
OG 68 Lewis, JeremyJeremy Lewis File:Redshirt.svg Sr
WR 9 Lewis, MalcolmMalcolm Lewis Injured Fr
OG 65 Linder, BrandonBrandon Linder Jr
WR 6 Lockhart Jr., RobertRobert Lockhart Jr. Fr
OG 69 Lopez, EduardoEduardo Lopez File:Redshirt.svg Jr
C 62 McDermott, ShaneShane McDermott File:Redshirt.svg So
WR 24 McNeill, JoeyJoey McNeill File:Redshirt.svg So
QB 17 Morris, StephenStephen Morris Jr
WR 28 O'Dare, ShawnShawn O'Dare File:Redshirt.svg Jr
TE 85 Perry, DavidDavid Perry File:Redshirt.svg So
WR 80 Scott, RashawnRashawn Scott So
WR 24 Sweeney, StephenStephen Sweeney File:Redshirt.svg Fr
WR 83 Thompkins, KendalKendal Thompkins File:Redshirt.svg Sr
QB 19 Thompson, DavidDavid Thompson Injured Fr
TE 46 Walford, CliveClive Walford File:Redshirt.svg So
WR 86 Waters, HerbHerb Waters Fr
OT 64 Wells, HunterHunter Wells File:Redshirt.svg Fr
C 75 Wheeler, JaredJared Wheeler File:Redshirt.svg Jr
TE 84 White, CoryCory White File:Redshirt.svg Jr
QB 11 Williams, RyanRyan Williams File:Redshirt.svg So
RB 48 Yosha, BrandonBrandon Yosha Fr
Pos. # Name Class
LB 34 Armbrister, ThurstonThurston Armbrister So
LB 54 Blue, JaWandJaWand Blue Fr
DT 87 Briscoe, JacobyJacoby Briscoe Fr
LB 45 Buchanan, RamonRamon Buchanan Injured File:Redshirt.svg Sr
S 2 Bush, DeonDeon Bush Fr
DE 94 Cain, KelvinKelvin Cain Jr
DE 71 Chickillo, AnthonyAnthony Chickillo So
LB 31 Cornileus, TyroneTyrone Cornileus Jr
LB 47 Craig, AkilAkil Craig File:Redshirt.svg Jr
CB 39 Crawford, AntonioAntonio Crawford Fr
CB 46 Delapenha Jr., HugoHugo Delapenha Jr. Jr
CB 35 Dortch, NateNate Dortch Fr
DE 48 Dunckel, ChrisChris Dunckel File:Redshirt.svg Sr
LB 57 Fentress, Nantambu-AkilNantambu-Akil Fentress So
CB 20 Finnie, ThomasThomas Finnie So
LB 59 Gaines, JamesJames Gaines Jr
DE 51 Green, ShayonShayon Green File:Redshirt.svg Jr
DT 92 Grimble, JalenJalen Grimble So
CB 37 Gunter, LadariusLadarius Gunter File:Redshirt.svg So
DE 99 Hamilton, JelaniJelani Hamilton Fr
S 30 Highsmith, A.J.A.J. Highsmith File:Redshirt.svg Jr
DE 97 Hoilett, DwayneDwayne Hoilett Fr
CB 11 Hope, LarryLarry Hope Fr
CB 3 Howard, TracyTracy Howard Fr
DT 66 Ivery, DequanDequan Ivery Fr
S 29 Jenkins, RayshawnRayshawn Jenkins Fr
LB 44 Johnson, EddieEddie Johnson File:Redshirt.svg Fr
DT 67 King, CoreyCorey King So
LB 56 Kirby, RaphaelRaphael Kirby Fr
DE 17 McCord, TyriqTyriq McCord Fr
CB 21 McGee, BrandonBrandon McGee Sr
DT 72 Moore, EarlEarl Moore Fr
DE 95 O'Donnell, JakeJake O'Donnell Fr
LB 36 Paul, GionniGionni Paul So
LB 52 Perryman, DenzelDenzel Perryman So
DT 91 Pierre, OlsenOlsen Pierre So
DT 96 Porter, CurtisCurtis Porter Injured File:Redshirt.svg Jr
DT 93 Robinson, LutherLuther Robinson File:Redshirt.svg Jr
S 22 Rodgers, KacyKacy Rodgers Jr
DT 98 Smith, DariusDarius Smith File:Redshirt.svg Sr
S 28 Swasey, AndrewAndrew Swasey File:Redshirt.svg Sr
S 7 Telemaque, VaughnVaughn Telemaque File:Redshirt.svg Sr
LB 58 Terry, GabrielGabriel Terry Fr
CB 38 Tolson, JordanJordan Tolson File:Redshirt.svg So
DE 90 Williams, RicardoRicardo Williams File:Redshirt.svg Fr
Special teams
Pos. # Name Class
P 13 Botts, DaltonDalton Botts Sr
P 15 Dean, CameronCameron Dean Sr
P 27 Carroll, RickyRicky Carroll Jr
K/P 88 Costa, ZachZach Costa Fr
K 18 Goudis, MattMatt Goudis File:Redshirt.svg Fr
K 46 Perez, RickyRicky Perez Fr
K 40 Wieclaw, JakeJake Wieclaw File:Redshirt.svg Sr
LS 55 Gabriel, FrankFrank Gabriel Fr
LS 61 Kelly, PaulPaul Kelly File:Redshirt.svg Sr
LS 60 McNally, SeanSean McNally Injured File:Redshirt.svg Jr
LS/TE 88 Regula, RonaldRonald Regula File:Redshirt.svg So
H 38 Robins, JosiahJosiah Robins Fr
Head coach
Coordinators/assistant coaches
  • Mark D'OnofrioAssistant Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
  • Jedd FischOffensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks
  • Michael BarrowLinebackers/Special Teams
  • Brennan CarrollTight Ends/National Recruiting Coordinator
  • Jethro FranklinSenior Defensive Assistant/Defensive Line
  • Art Kehoe – Offensive Line
  • George McDonaldPassing Game Coordinator/Wide Receivers
  • Terry Richardson – Running Backs/Florida Recruiting Coordinator
  • Paul Williams – Defensive Backs

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


Depth chart

(Week 7 VS UNC October 13, 2012)[3]

Defensive Starters

Deon Bush
Kacy Rodgers II

Eddie Johnson Denzel Perryman Gionni Paul
Thurston Armbrister Raphael Kirby Tyrone Cornileus
Gabriel Terry Jimmy Gaines Nantambu-Akil Fentress
AJ Highsmith
Vaughn Telemaque
Rayshawn Jenkins
Brandon McGee
Antonio Crawford

Anthony Chickillo Corey King Olsen Pierre Shayon Green
Jelani Hamilton Earl Moore Luther Robinson Tyriq McCord
Dequan Ivery Darius Smith
Ladarius Gunter
Tracy Howard
Thomas Finnie
Offensive Starters
Rashawn Scott AND Allen Hurns
Herb Waters
Robert Lockhart Jr.
Malcolm Bunche Jon Feliciano Shane McDermott Brandon Linder Ereck Flowers OR
Hunter Wells Jeremy Lewis Jared Wheeler Danny Isidora Seantrel Henderson
Clive Walford
Dyron Dye
Asante Cleveland
Philip Dorsett
Davon Johnson
Kendal Thompkins
Stephen Morris
Ryan Williams
Preston Dewey
Mike James/Duke Johnson
Eduardo Clements
Maurice Hagens
Sean Harvey
Special Teams
PK Jake Wieclaw
PK Matt Goudis
P Dalton Botts
P Jake Wieclaw
KR Phillip Dorsett/Duke Johnson
PR Phillip Dorsett
LS Paul Kelly
H Dalton Botts


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