Hockey East

 
Goaltender Rob McGovern leads his University of Maine teammates onto the ice for Saturday's hockey game against the University of Connecticut at Fenway Park in Boston. The sophomore registered his first career shutout to backstop the Black Bears' 4-0 victory.

Fabulous at Fenway: UMaine’s McGovern shuts out UConn

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 14, 2017, at 7:16 p.m.

UMaine men’s hockey to face UConn at Bridgeport, Fenway

on Jan. 11, 2017, at 3:50 p.m.
Tyler Kelleher of the University of New Hampshire, pictured during a Dec. 3 game in Orono, scored two goals and provided two assists on Friday night to lead the Wildcats to a 6-4 hockey victory over the University of Maine in Manchester, New Hampshire.

New Hampshire beats rival UMaine men’s hockey team

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 30, 2016, at 9:38 p.m.
Quinnipiac goalie Chris Truehl stops a shot by the University of Maine's Chase Pearson (right) as the Black Bears' Nolan Vesey looks on during the first period of an Oct. 14 hockey game Alfond Arena in Orono.

Pearson, Byron help UMaine men’s hockey complete sweep of AIC

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 10, 2016, at 9:51 p.m.
Colgate University's Hunter Racine (center) tries to get a shot past the University of Maine's Rob McGovern (right) while Eric Schurhamer puts high pressure on during their hockey match at Alfond Arena in Orono in January 2016.

Penalties, ineffective ‘kill’ plague UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:54 a.m.
“We have to be more disciplined and do a better job on the penalty kill.”

New Hampshire, UMaine men’s hockey summary

on Dec. 04, 2016, at 8:47 a.m.

UNH completes sweep of penalty-prone UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 03, 2016, at 10:43 p.m.

UMaine, Brown men’s hockey sum

on Nov. 27, 2016, at 8:53 a.m.
Cedric Lacroix of the University of Maine (left), pictured during a recent game against Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, scored two goals on Saturday night to lead the Black Bears to a 5-1 victory over Brown at Cross Insurance Arena in Portland.

Lacroix propels UMaine men’s hockey team past Brown

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 26, 2016, at 11:16 p.m.

Vermont, UMaine hockey summary

on Nov. 20, 2016, at 1:04 p.m.
University of Maine's Rob McGovern makes a save from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute during their hockey game on Friday at Alfond Arena in Orono. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Third-period goals help Vermont tie UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 19, 2016, at 10:48 p.m.

Vermont, UMaine hockey summary

on Nov. 18, 2016, at 11:30 p.m.

UMaine men’s hockey team visits Vermont for two-game series

on Nov. 17, 2016, at 4:31 p.m.

UMass Lowell’s strong start sinks UMaine hockey team

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

UMaine, UMass-Lowell summary

on Nov. 11, 2016, at 11:15 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.
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.

BC-Maine hockey summary

on Nov. 04, 2016, at 11:32 p.m.

UMaine men’s hockey takes on Boston College in Portland

on Nov. 03, 2016, at 5:31 p.m.
The University of Maine's Blaine Byron (right) stops the puck from falling into the back of their net while Matt Morris (center) and Cam Brown try to support during their game against Boston University at Alfond Arena in Orono on Jan. 22, 2016.

Colgate edges UMaine men’s hockey team on late power-play goal

By Larry Mahoney on Oct. 29, 2016, at 10:57 p.m.