In making the announcement Rolle said, "After evaluating the situation with my family and Coach Coker, I have decided to remain at the University of Miami for my senior season and work towards getting my degree. I look forward to providing leadership to the team, and I am confident we will continue UM's history of excellence."
"I am elated that Antel has decided to return for his senior season, and continue his studies toward his degree, Coker said. He is an exceptional person and player and will provide leadership as we begin our first season in the Atlantic Coast Conference."
The 6'1', 200 lb. Rolle, is a two-year starter at cornerback for the Hurricanes and was selected first-team All-Big East this past season.
In 2003, he was credited with 51 tackles (42 solo), two interceptions and seven pass breakups. Additionally, Rolle was used to return punts, averaging 15.6 yards per return, including a 66-yard return for a touchdown against Louisiana Tech on August 28. Rolle is a native of Homestead, Fla., and a graduate of South Dade High School.
Rolle Staying For Senior Season
Canes Time Top Stories
State of the Canes: Offense, Week 5Lets take a close position-by-position look at MIami's offense through the first three games of the season.
Canes TimeThursday at 1:10 PM
Canes Off to Fast Start Under RichtMiami Hurricanes football is 3-0 heading into a conference matchup against Georgia Tech. Find out what else is going right for the Canes under new head coach, Mark Richt courtesy…
Canes TimeWednesday at 3:41 PM
Wednesday Q&A with Manny DIazRead on to see everything defensive coordinator Manny Diaz was saying following Wednesday's practice.
Canes TimeWednesday at 12:46 PM
Richt Talks About Keys to Beating GTRead on to see everything Mark Richt was saying following Wednesday's practice.
Canes TimeWednesday at 12:32 PM