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Providence-Maine hockey summary

on Feb. 07, 2016, at 12:17 a.m.
Men’s college hockey Providence 4, Maine 2 Providence (19-5-4) 2-1-1 — 4 Maine (7-17-6) 2-0-0 — 2 First period — 1. PC, Foley 5 (Parisi), 2:57 (pp); 2. Maine, Schurhamer 1 (Lacroix), 9:13; 3. PC, Rooney 4 (McParland, McKenzie), 16:17; 4. Maine, Robbins 3 (Renouf), 16:59. Second period — 5. …

Providence completes sweep over Maine hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 07, 2016, at 12:13 a.m.
ORONO | A veteran Providence College Friar team showed why they are the defending national champs and the nation’s No. 6-ranked team on Saturday night. After withstanding a first-period surge by the University of Maine Black Bears, the Friars used Brian Pinho’s second-period goal to break a 2-2 tie …

COLLEGE ROUNDUP: MMA women give Dagan 250th coaching win

on Feb. 06, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.
CASTINE — Mackenzie Vosburgh scored a career-high 20 points, including six 3-pointers, on Saturday afternoon as Maine Maritime Academy rolled to a 90-56 North Atlantic Conference victory over Lyndon State at Margaret Chase Smith Gymnasium. The decision provided veteran Mariners head coach Craig Dagan with his 250th career coaching victory. …

Providence-Maine college hockey summary

on Feb. 05, 2016, at 11:24 p.m.
Providence 1, Maine 0 (OT) First period — No scoring. Second period — No scoring. Third period — No scoring. Overtime — 1. PC, Saracino 9 (Pinho), 2:13. Shots on goal: PC 11-20-18-2 — 51; Maine 4-5-9-1 — 19 Goaltenders: PC, Ellis (19 shots-19 saves); Maine, Morris (51-50) High percentage …
University of Maine hockey goalie Matt Morris.

Senior’s goal gives Providence overtime win over Maine

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 05, 2016, at 10:16 p.m.
ORONO | Providence senior right wing Nick Saracino had been robbed in the waning moments of regulation when Maine hockey goalie Matt Morris poke checked the puck away from him after he was set up alone in front by Brandon Tanev. But Saracino made the best of his final …
Blaine Byron (center) of the University of Maine has been among the Black Bears' top offensive players of late as they gear up for a Hockey East weekend series against Providence at Alfond Arena in Orono.

UMaine hosts No. 6 Providence in 2-game series

on Feb. 04, 2016, at 5:32 p.m.
Men’s College Hockey MAINE vs. No. 6 PROVIDENCE Time, site: Friday, 7:30 p.m., Saturday, 7 p.m., Alfond Arena, Orono Records: Maine 7-15-6 (4-8-2 Hockey East), Providence 17-5-4 (8-3-3) Series, last meeting: Maine leads 64-46-7, Providence 5-2 on 2/28/15 Key players: Maine — RW Blaine Byron (8 goals, 13 assists), C …

Maine-UMass hockey summary

on Jan. 31, 2016, at 11:52 a.m.
Men’s college hockey Maine 5, UMass 4 Maine (7-15-6) 2-1-2 — 5 UMass (7-16-4) 0-2-2 — 4 First period — 1. Maine, Merchant 9 (Tegeler, Schurhamer), 9:00; 2. Maine, Morgan 6 (Schurhamer, Byron), 10:41 (pp). Second period — 3. Maine, Merchant 10 (Rai, Becker), 3:25; 4. UMass, Kravchenko 10 (Lee, …
The University of Maine's Will Merchant (left) and Princeton University's Alex Riche battle for the puck during a game on Nov. 27, 2015 in Orono. Merchant scored two goals in Maine's 5-4 win over UMass Saturday night in Amherst, Mass.

UMaine hockey team beats UMass for weekend sweep

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 31, 2016, at 1:32 a.m.
The University of Maine men’s hockey team won its first road game of the season on Friday night and made it two in a row on Saturday evening. Senior center Will Merchant scored a pair of goals and junior right wing Blaine Byron scored a shorthanded goal and also had …

Maine-UMass college hockey summary

on Jan. 29, 2016, at 10:44 p.m.
Men’s college hockey Maine 5, UMass 2 Maine (6-15-6) 1-2-2 — 5 UMass (7-15-4) 1-0-1 — 2 First period — 1. UM, Byron 7 (Brown, Riley), 1:22; 2. UMass, Chukarov 1 (Plevy, Lee), 11:57 (pp). Second period — 3. Maine, Robbins 2 (Merchant), :23; 4. Maine, Riley 1 (Byron, Swavely), …
The University of Maine men's hockey team hopes to generate some offense during a Hockey East series Friday and Saturday at the University of Massachusetts in Amherst.

UMaine men’s hockey team visits struggling UMass

on Jan. 28, 2016, at 6:55 p.m.
Men’s College Hockey MAINE vs. MASSACHUSETTS Time, site: Friday, Saturday, 7 p.m., Mullins Center, Amherst, Massachusetts Records: Maine 5-15-6 (2-8-2 Hockey East), UMass 7-14-4 (2-9-4) Series, last meeting: Maine leads 49-21-9, UMass 5-4 (OT) on 10/30/15 Key players: Maine — RW Blaine Byron (6 goals, 10 assists), LW Will Merchant …

BU-Maine college hockey summary

on Jan. 24, 2016, at 1:29 a.m.
Boston University 6, Maine 1 Maine (5-15-6) 0-1-0 — 1 Boston University (13-7-4) 2-3-1 — 6 First period — 1. BU, Carpenter 6 (Baillargeon, Andren), 5:02; 2. BU, Somerby 4 (unassisted), 5:33. Second period — 3. BU, Carpenter 7 (Lane, McAvoy), 3:43 (pp); 4. BU, Lane 12 (OKsanen, Greenway), 11:57; …
The University of Maine's Dan Renouf (right) battles for a loose puck with Boston University's Chase Phelps during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono on Friday night. BU won 5-2 and then beat Maine 6-1 Saturday night in Boston.

BU cruises to easy victory over UMaine hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 23, 2016, at 11:59 p.m.
Boston University’s 11th-ranked Terriers wasted little time gaining the upper hand on the University of Maine Black Bears Saturday night. Early first-period goals 31 second apart by freshman center Bobo Carpenter and junior defenseman Doyle Somerby sent the Terriers on their way to a comfortable 6-1 Hockey East triumph at …

BU-Maine college hockey summary

on Jan. 22, 2016, at 11:46 p.m.
Boston University 5, Maine 2 Boston University (12-7-4) 1-2-2— 5 Maine (5-14-6) 0-1-1 — 2 First period — 1. BU, Grzelcyk 8 (O’Regan, Cloonan), 14:19. Second period — 2. BU, Oksanen 12 (Greenway, Lane), 4:18; 3. Maine, Brown 4 (Swavely, Byron), 6:25 (pp); 4. BU, Moran 1 (Greenway, Oksanen), 12:16. …

Maine vs. BU capsule look

on Jan. 21, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
Men’s college hockey MAINE vs. NO. 11 BOSTON UNIVERSITY Time, site: Friday, 7:30 p.m., Alfond Arena, Orono; Saturday, 7 p.m., Agganis Arena, Boston Records: Maine 5-13-6 (2-6-2 Hockey East); BU 11-7-4 (5-4-3 HE) Series, last meeting: BU leads 61-50-14, BU 3-2 (OT) on Nov. 21, 2014 Key players: Maine — …

Maine-Quinnipiac college hockey summary

on Jan. 19, 2016, at 11:12 p.m.
Maine 3, Quinnipiac 3 (OT) Quinnipiac (19-1-4) 1-0-2-0 — 3 Maine (5-13-6) 2-1-0-0 — 3 First period — 1. Quin, MacMaster 2 (unassisted), 6:09; 2. Maine, Swavely 7 (Robbins, Gibson), 10:26; 3. Maine, Vesey 3 (Byron, Brown), 11:44. Second period — 4. Maine, Robbins 1 (Gibson), :34. Third period — …

A capsule look at Maine hockey vs. Quinnipiac

on Jan. 18, 2016, at 6 p.m.
 MAINE vs. NO. 1 QUINNIPIAC Time, site: Tuesday, 7 p.m., Alfond Arena, Orono Records: Maine 5-13-5, Quinnipiac 19-1-3 Series, last meeting: 3-3, Quinnipiac 4-0 on Oct. 20, 2015 Key players: Maine — C Will Merchant (8 goals, 5 assists), LW Blaine Byron (5 & 7), D Dan Renouf (5 & …

Maine-UConn men’s hockey summary

on Jan. 17, 2016, at 3:27 p.m.
Maine 1, UConn 1 (OT) UConn (8-13-2) 0-0-1-0 — 1 Maine (5-13-4) 0-1-0-0 — 1 First period — No scoring. Second period — 1. Maine, Swavely 6 (unassisted), 9:04 (sh). Third period — 2. UConn, Letunov 9 (Masonius), 2:52 (pp). Overtime — No scoring. Shots on goal: UConn 11-14-7-2 — …

COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Butler propels Husson men to victory

on Jan. 16, 2016, at 10:29 p.m.
LYNDONVILLE, Vermont — Trevon Butler poured in 28 points to propel the Husson Eagles to an 84-62 North Atlantic Conference men’s basketball victory over Lyndon State on Saturday afternoon. Matavious Lockhart and Jordon Holmes each provided nine points and five rebounds for Husson University of Bangor (9-3, 7-0 NAC). Robert …
Steven Swavely (left) of the University of Maine, pictured during a November 2015 game in Orono, scored the Black Bears' only goal Saturday night in a 1-1 overtime tie against Connecticut at Alfond Arena in Orono.

UMaine hockey salvages tie against Connecticut

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 16, 2016, at 10:04 p.m.
ORONO | The University of Maine men’s hockey team’s scoring woes continued on Saturday night. But, unlike Friday night’s 1-0 loss to the University of Connecticut, the Black Bears at least salvaged a point courtesy of a 1-1 overtime tie against the Huskies in a lively and entertaining affair …

UMaine men’s hockey set to entertain Connecticut

on Jan. 14, 2016, at 6:20 p.m.
Men’s Hockey MAINE vs. CONNECTICUT Time, site: Friday, Saturday, 7 p.m., Alfond Arena, Orono Records: Maine 5-12-4 (2-5-1 Hockey East); UConn 7-13-1 (3-7-1) Series, last meeting: Maine leads 2-1-2, 2-2 tie on 2/1/15 Key players: Maine — LW Will Merchant (8 goals, 5 assists), RW Blaine Byron (5 & 7), …