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University of Maine women's basketball coach Richard Barron, pictured in 2015, underwent successful surgery on Thursday in Los Angeles to repair a tiny hole in his skull that has been the cause of numerous health problems in recent months.

UMaine women’s basketball coach undergoes successful skull surgery

By Ryan McLaughlin on July 13, 2017, at 4:49 p.m.
Tanesha Sutton (right), pictured during a November 2016 game in Bangor, will be among the few upperclassmen who will lead the University of Maine women's basketball team into a daunting non-conference schedule during the 2017-2018 season.

Powerhouses dot UMaine women’s basketball non-league schedule

By Ryan McLaughlin on July 10, 2017, at 12:05 p.m.
Amy Vachon, pictured at an April 5 press conference, has faced numerous challenges during her first four months as the interim women's basketball coach at the University of Maine.

‘It has been a little crazy:” UMaine coach endures whirlwind first four months

By Larry Mahoney on July 07, 2017, at 9:19 a.m.
Sigi Koizar (right) of the University of Maine, pictured during a game in February 2017, recently signed a contract to play professional basketball in Hungary.
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Former UMaine star to play professional basketball in Hungary

By Ryan McLaughlin on June 28, 2017, at 2:45 p.m.

UMaine women’s basketball team lands center from Florida

By Larry Mahoney on June 21, 2017, at 1 a.m.
University of Maine's Vincent Eze (right) dunks on Stony Brook's Jakub Petras during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor

America East eliminates men’s basketball tourney play-in game

By Ernie Clark on June 08, 2017, at 3:51 p.m.
“We all looked at it as what’s best for the league,” said UMaine coach Bob Walsh. “I think the initial response as a coach is, ‘I don’t want there to be a chance that I don’t make the league tournament because then that’s a disaster.'”
The University of Maine has been selected to host the 2018 America East Baseball Championship at Mahaney Diamond in Orono. The six-team, double-elimination even will be held May 23-26, 2018.

UMaine chosen to host 2018 America East baseball tournament

By Larry Mahoney on June 08, 2017, at 3:19 p.m.
Former University of Maine head football coach Jack Cosgrove (center), now the school's senior associate director of athletics, is chairing the search committee for a new head baseball coach at UMaine.

Search committee hopes to name UMaine baseball coach within two weeks

By Larry Mahoney on June 04, 2017, at 3:55 p.m.
Cody Pasic of the University of Maine celebrates after hitting a double during Saturday's game against Binghamton at the America East tournament in Lowell, Massachusetts. The Black Bears won 8-3.  
Brandon Poli | UMaine athletics

UMBC outlasts UMaine to win America East baseball crown

By Larry Mahoney on May 27, 2017, at 8:25 p.m.
University of Maine pitcher Nick Silva led the Black Bears to a 3-0 victory over Stony Brook in the America East Tourney on Friday night.

UMaine blanks Stony Brook to stay alive in America East Tourney

By Larry Mahoney on May 26, 2017, at 10:43 p.m.

Rain wipes out America East baseball tournament

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 25, 2017, at 6:33 p.m.
The Bears will meet the loser of Friday’s first game between No. 3 Stony Brook and third-ranked Maryland-Baltimore County, scheduled for 11 a.m.

Wednesday’s UMaine-Albany baseball summary

on May 24, 2017, at 6:58 p.m.
Chris Bec of the University of Maine takes a healthy cut during the opening game of the America East baseball tournament on Wednesday at LeLacheur Park in Lowell, Massachusetts. Albany blanked the Black Bears 3-0.

UMaine stays alive in America East baseball tourney with 11-inning win

By Larry Mahoney on May 24, 2017, at 4:34 p.m.
The 21-28 Black Bears went an eye-opening 0-for-13 with men on base to find themselves staring at a 6 p.m. elimination game against the loser of the contest between No. 3 Stony Brook and sixth seed Hartford.

Five UMaine players earn spots on All-America East teams

By Larry Mahoney on May 23, 2017, at 7:56 p.m.

Maine takes on Albany in America East Tourney on Wednesday

on May 23, 2017, at 5:53 p.m.
University of Maine's Caleb Kerbs (right) throws to first after getting University at Albany's Evan Harasta out at second during their baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in  Orono Saturday.

Lewiston, Brewer relievers help UMaine win on ‘Seniors Day’

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2017, at 9:08 a.m.
UMaine improved to 21-27 overall, 8-12 in America East, while Albany fell to 24-24 and 10-13.
University of Maine's Jonah Normandeau pitches to Binghamton University during their baseball game at Mahaney Diamond in Orono, March 26, 2016.

Black Bear pitcher ready for America East tourney opener against Albany

By Larry Mahoney on May 21, 2017, at 8:41 a.m.
“I thrive on this kind of stuff,” Jonah Normandeau said. “I’ve always been a big game kind-of-guy. I didn’t throw against Albany this season, but I threw against them last season in the tournament, and I threw pretty well.”

Albany sweeps UMaine baseball team

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 19, 2017, at 8:13 p.m.

UMaine men’s basketball signs point guard

on May 18, 2017, at 3:20 p.m.

UMaine baseball closes regular season against Albany

on May 18, 2017, at 10 a.m.