University of Maine Black Bear Sports

 

Wednesday’s UMaine-Northeastern women’s basketball summary

on Dec. 07, 2016, at 11:11 p.m.
The University of Maine's Tanesha Sutton (left) and Sheraton Jones battle for a rebound with Northeastern during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Wednesday.

UMaine women celebrate homecoming by beating Northeastern

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 07, 2016, at 10:45 p.m.
University of Maine coach Bob Walsh watches his team in the second half of their game against the Duke Blue Devils at Cameron Indoor Stadium in this December 2016 file photo. UMaine defeated Holy Cross on Wednesday at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

UMaine men’s basketball team outlasts Holy Cross

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 07, 2016, at 9:36 p.m.
“Tonight we really showed a commitment to one another, a connection and a competitive spirit that made us tough to beat.”

UMaine basketball teams play home doubleheader

on Dec. 06, 2016, at 4:43 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.”

UMaine’s ‘Male Athletes Against Violence’ to host White Ribbon Campaign

By Pete Warner on Dec. 05, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
The University of Maine’s “Male Athletes Against Violence” will be hosting “White Ribbon Campaign” week from Dec. 5 to 9, an effort focused on ending men’s violence against women.

UMaine women’s track and field results

on Dec. 05, 2016, at 10:40 a.m.

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.
Duke's Chase Jeter (2) pulls in a rebound between the University of Maine's Marko Pirovic and Vincent Eze (right ) in the second half Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Duke uses second-half surge to rout UMaine men’s basketball team

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 03, 2016, at 9:03 p.m.

New Hampshire, Maine men’s hockey summary

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:09 p.m.
University of Maine's Rob McGovern makes a save from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono in this October 2016 file photo. UMaine lost to UNH on Friday night in New Hampshire.

Penalties again plague UMaine in loss to New Hampshire

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 02, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.
The Black Bears saw their futility on the road extend to 15 games (0-12-3) as UNH cruised to a 5-1 triumph at the Whittemore Center.

Strong fourth quarter propels Clemson women’s basketball by UMaine

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 02, 2016, at 7:56 p.m.
Clemson won its eighth consecutive game to open the season while coach Richard Barron’s Black Bears fell to 3-5.
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University of Maine's Andrew Fleming (right) tries for two past Central Connecticut State University during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Wednesday.

UMaine basketball team to protest North Carolina anti-LGBT law

BDN staff reports on Dec. 02, 2016, at 10:28 a.m.

UMaine men’s basketball team visits No. 5 Duke

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:46 a.m.
The Maine men’s basketball program gets its first look inside historic Cameron Indoor Stadium, but the Black Bears may not be in a sightseeing mood in their role as heavy underdog to Duke.
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UMaine-Duke men’s basketball: More than a likely blowout

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:31 a.m.
“It will be an incredible challenge for us.”
University of Maine's Blanca Millan (right) looks to move past Purdue's Bridget Perry during their basketball game on Nov. 11 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

UMaine women’s basketball team eyes further progress at Clemson

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
“I’ve definitely been pleased with the team’s efforts, their understanding of the system, the team morale and the chemistry.”
University of Maine's Garet Beal (right) shoots for three past Stony Brook University's Kameron Mitchell during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in this January 2015 file photo.

UMaine senior basketball player undergoes foot surgery

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4 p.m.
Senior swingman Garet Beal of Beals Island underwent surgery on Monday in Portland, according to University of Maine coach Bob Walsh.
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University of Maine's Will Merchant (second from left) tries to get the puck by University of New Hampshire goalie Danny Tirone (left) at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland in this December 2015 file photo.

UMaine, UNH renew intense hockey rivalry with home-and-home series

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2016, at 1:30 p.m.
“We have a love-hate relationship with them,” said UMaine senior right wing Blaine Byron. “We hate them, but we love playing them.”
University of Maine's Andrew Fleming (right) tries for two past Central Connecticut State University during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Wednesday.

Fleming a bright spot in UMaine’s slow start

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
“He was able to create for others and he’s a good scorer and a pretty aggressive player.”