Miami football spring transfer portal departures tracker

The Miami football program is expected to lose as many as a dozen players in the spring transfer portal window
Oct 7, 2023; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; Miami Hurricanes defensive lineman Nyjalik Kelly (9)
Oct 7, 2023; Miami Gardens, Florida, USA; Miami Hurricanes defensive lineman Nyjalik Kelly (9) / Jasen Vinlove-USA TODAY Sports
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Kaleb Spencer. Sophomore. Kaleb Spencer. LB. 834. . player. 6'2 and 200 pounds. . Kaleb Spencer

Spencer played in 11 games as a true freshman, recording one assisted tackle. After initially committing to Oklahoma, Spencer flipped to Miami in the 2023 class. Spencer was the 673rd-ranked prospect, 58th safety and 17th player in Virginia in the 2024 class. Miami switched Spencer from safety to LB.

Miami players entering the portal should grow significantly over the next two weeks. Miami reportedly wants to add at least five transfers. Expect Miami to target starter-level transfers. The number of transfers Miami adds could eventually be more than five. The Miami coaching staff will be busy in the next two weeks.

Jared Harrison-Hunte. . 6th-Year Redshirt Senior. 6'4 and 285 pounds. Jared Harrison-Hunte. 834. Jared Harrison-Hunte. DL. . player

Harrison-Hunte is the most impactful player to transfer from Miami with 42 games and 22 starts in five years with the Hurricanes. Harrison-Hunte would have had to compete with incoming transfers C.J. Clark and Marley Cook for snaps in 2024. SMU received a commitment from Harrison-Hunte on Sunday.

Jayden Wayne. 834. 6'6 and 245 pounds. Jayden Wayne. . Sophomore. player. Jayden Wayne. DE.

Wayne played in eight games with his sole start in the Pinstripe Bowl as a true freshman in 2024. With a deep group of edge rushers on the Miami roster, Wayne had a difficult path to playing time in 2024. Defensive lineman Collins Acheampong and Wayne are the only 2023 Miami signees to transfer out.

. 6'0 and 190 pounds. player. 2306. Junior. Demetrius Freeney. CB. Demetrius Freeney. . Demetrius Freeney

Freeney played in three games for Miami in his sole season with three tackles, primarily on special teams. Miami signed Freeney as a transfer in 2023 from San Mateo College. Freeney entered the transfer portal a day after Miami added Marshall CB Dyoni Hill.