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Cam Shorey

Calais native at UNH returns home for critical football clash against UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 15, 2016, at 1:49 p.m.
“It’s always exciting to play Maine,” Cam Shorey said. “My family and friends are going to be there. It’s going to be a great atmosphere. I won’t have any trouble getting up to play Maine.”
Husson University football coach Gabby Price congratulates his players in the first half of their college football game against Alfred State at Husson in Bangor, Sept. 20, 2014.

Playoff-bound Husson football team has exceeded expectations

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 15, 2016, at 12:18 p.m.
Husson University football coach Gabby Price figured he would have a good team this season. But after a couple of games, Price discovered he may have underestimated his team.
Red Gendron

UMaine hockey coach not discouraged despite team’s recent skid

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 14, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
UMaine fourth-year hockey coach Red Gendron said he isn’t discouraged by his youthful team and its recent 1-6-2 plunge.
University of Maine's Najee Goode (left) goes through a drill during practice on Aug. 21, 2015 at Alfond Stadium in Orono.

Clutch defensive plays big key to success of UMaine football team

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 14, 2016, at 4:36 p.m.

UMass Lowell’s strong start sinks UMaine hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 13, 2016, at 8:29 p.m.

UMaine men use scoring balance to roll by Longwood

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 13, 2016, at 6:26 p.m.
UMaine's Naira Caceres (right), pictured during Friday night's game against Purdue, scored eight points on Saturday in the Black Bears' 87-43 loss to 10th-ranked Mississippi State at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor. Micky Bedell|BDN

Vivians powers No. 10 Mississippi State past UMaine women for tourney title

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 12, 2016, at 9:31 p.m.

UMaine football team beats Stony Brook, keeps playoff hopes alive

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 12, 2016, at 7:25 p.m.
Blaine Byron of the University of Maine (left), pictured during a game in November 2015, registered a hat trick Friday night to lead the Black Bears to a 5-2 victory over UMass Lowell at Alfond Arena in Orono.

Byron hat trick sparks UMaine men’s hockey past No. 5 UMass Lowell

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 11, 2016, at 9:43 p.m.
The University of Maine's Earnest Edwards celebrates after scoring touchdown against James Madison during their football game at Alfond Stadium in Orono on Sept. 24.

UMaine football looks to keep playoff hopes alive at Stony Brook

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 11, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
Sharon Versyp

Former UMaine basketball coach relishes return to Maine

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 11, 2016, at 1 a.m.
“It brings back such great memories,” said Sharon Versyp prior to a Thursday morning practice at the Cross Insurance Center.
Maine basketball players huddle before the start of their America East tourney semifinal against Stony Brook in March 2016 at the Events Center in Vestal, New York.

ESPN3 to carry all America East basketball games

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 10, 2016, at 7:03 p.m.
The University of Maine’s women’s basketball game against Purdue University in the Tip-Off Tournament at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor at 5 p.m. Friday will be among the first events to be live streamed on ESPN3 after America East announced on Thursday an 11-year extension to its current media rights with the network.

Husson swim coach injured in bus incident

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 09, 2016, at 2:05 p.m.
Husson University swim coach Bruce “Butch” Babin is recovering from a hip injury sustained during the team’s trip to a meet last Friday.
Maine's Sigi Koizar shoots over Stony Brook's Kori Bayne-Walker during an America East Tourney semifinal March 6 at the Events Center in Vestal, New York.

Youthful UMaine women’s basketball team talented, but a work in progress

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 09, 2016, at 1:13 p.m.
“There is no question in my mind that this team could be the best I’ve ever had here by the end of the season. But it isn’t the best team today,” said coach Richard Barron.
University of Maine's Dane Gibson (right) tires for the redirect shot but is stopped by Boston University's Sean Maguire during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono in this January 2016 file photo.

UMaine men’s hockey team needs to consistently implement blueprint for success

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 08, 2016, at 6:29 a.m.
The Black Bears are mired in a seven-game winless streak (0-5-2) and will face their third top-five opponent of the season this weekend.
UMaine's Dan Collins (left) throws a pass against the Connecticut Huskies in the second quarter at Rentschler Field on Sept. 1.

Difficulty in the red zone plagues UMaine football team in playoff quest

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 07, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.
“We have to continue to stress the need to score touchdowns when we get into the red zone. Turning the ball over in the red zone kills you.”
University of Maine's Brendan Robbins (left) fights for the puck with Boston College's Scott Savage on Friday night at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.

Boston College continues unbeaten streak as it edges UMaine hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 05, 2016, at 10:43 p.m.
Orono celebrates after defeating Waynflete during their Class C girls state championship soccer game at Hampden Academy Saturday.

Orono girls shut out Waynflete to defend ‘C’ state championship

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 05, 2016, at 7:08 p.m.
University of Maine's Sam Becker (left) battles for the puck with Boston College's Connor Moore on Friday night at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.

Senior notches hat trick as Boston College beats up UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 04, 2016, at 9:47 p.m.
The fifth-ranked Eagles improved to 7-2-1 and extended their unbeaten streak to seven games (6-0-1).
University of Maine quarterback Dan Collins looks downfield to throw a pass against Connecticut in East Hartford, Connecticut, on Sept. 1. Collins will lead Maine against conference foe Villanova at noon Saturday in Orono.

UMaine, Husson football teams hosting fellow contenders

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 04, 2016, at 5:15 p.m.
The streaking University of Maine and Husson University football teams are in the hunt for conference championships.