UMaine can’t allow Seton Hall easy baskets, says coach Woodward

By Larry Mahoney, BDN Staff
Posted Nov. 20, 2012, at 8:46 p.m.

Men’s Basketball

MAINE vs. SETON HALL

Time, site: Wednesday, 7 p.m., Prudential Center, Newark, N.J.

Records: Maine 0-3, Seton Hall 3-1

Series, last meeting: first meeting

Key players: Maine — 6-3 G Xavier Pollard (10.7 points per game, 5 rebounds per game, 3.3 assists per game, 2 steals per game), 6-8 F Alasdair Fraser (10.3 ppg, 11 rpg, 2.7 blocks per game), 6-3 G Justin Edwards (10 ppg, 4.7 rpg, 4 apg, 2.7 spg), 6-9 F Mike Allison (9.3 ppg, 6.3 rpg, 2 bpg), 6-6 F Jon Mesghna (6.7 ppg, 4.3 rpg), 6-8 F Till Gloger (6.3 ppg, 2.7 rpg); Seton Hall — 6-6 G/F Fuquan Edwin (19.5 ppg, 6.5 rpg, 2.75 spg, 2 apg), 6-9 C Gene Teague (13 ppg, 8 rpg), 6-3 G Aaron Cosby (8.3 ppg), 6-6 G/F Brian Oliver (7.5 ppg, 3 rpg), 6-4 G Kyle Smith (7.5 ppg, 3 rpg), 6-1 G Tom Maayan (4.8 ppg, 5.25 apg, 2.5 spg)

Maine coach Ted Woodward’s keys to the game: “We’ve got to take great care of the basketball. We’ve got to rebound as a team and we’ve got to prevent them from getting easy baskets.”

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