Photos of the Week: Homecoming


Photo by: Raquel Zaldivar
Bank United Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL – Friday, October 19th, 2012

Rapper Lupe Fiasco performs at the Bank United Center at the conclusion of Friday’s Homecoming celebration. Lupe is currently promoting his new album Food & Liquor II: The Great American Rap Album Pt. 1.

 

Photo by: Holly Bensur
Whitten University Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL – Friday, October 19th, 2012

Homecoming Executive Committee Chair Lara Lackstein paints the sail for the boat burning in the Smith-Tucker Involvement Center Friday morning. UM tradition has it that if the mast breaks before the burning boat sinks at the center of Lake Osceola on Homecoming night, the ‘Canes will win the Homecoming football game. As it turns out, the ‘Canes were defeated by FSU 33-20.

 

Photo by: Holly Bensur
Newman Alumni Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL – Monday, October 15th, 2012

Hecht Residential College representative Nathan Tatum channeled his inner Tom Cruise during a Risky Business-inspired performance at the Homecoming King and Queen competition held at the Newman Alumni Center Monday night.

 

Photo by: Holly Bensur
Bank United Center Fieldhouse, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL – Wednesday, October 17th, 2012

Senior Maddie Nieman and Junior Michael Hogan do aGrease-inspired dance during the O-Cheer skit for the joint Beta Theta Pi and Delta Phi Epsilon Homecoming team at the Bank United Center Fieldhouse this Wednesday.

 

Photo by: Ken Rubi
Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL – Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Hurricanes defensive back A. J. Highsmith warms up on the sidelines at the Homecoming game against FSU, this Saturday at Sun Life Stadium.

 

Photo by: Ken Rubi
Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL – Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Sebastian the Ibis, the official mascot of the Miami Hurricanes, runs out onto the field at the beginning of the Homecoming game versus the Florida State Seminoles on Saturday.

 

Photo by: Ken Rubi
Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL – Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Hurricanes tight end David Perry (#85) throws up the ‘U’ as he and teammates run onto the field at the beginning of the Homecoming game against the Florida State Seminoles on Saturday. The final result of the game was a UM loss, 33-20.

 

Photo by: Ken Rubi
Sun Life Stadium, Miami Gardens, FL – Saturday, October 20th, 2012

Hurricanes defensive lineman Shayon Green (#51) takes a quick breather on the field at Sun Life Stadium during the Homecoming football game versus Florida State.