University of Maine Black Bear Sports

 

UMaine-Northeastern men’s hockey sum

on Feb. 26, 2017, at 9:50 a.m.
The University of Maine's Nolan Vesey moves the puck around Quinnipiac's Connor Clifton during a game at Alfond Arena in Orono  last October. Vesey scored three goals in Maine's 5-4 win over Northeastern on Saturday night.

UMaine men’s hockey team rallies past Northeastern

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 25, 2017, at 9:55 p.m.

UMaine women’s basketball team set for regular-season finale

on Feb. 24, 2017, at 8:41 p.m.

Black Bears roommates, linemates reach 100-point milestone; eye Huskies this weekend

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 24, 2017, at 6:45 a.m.
“We’ve done everything together on and off the ice and to both be able to (reach 100 points) is pretty special,” said Byron.

Georgia Southern on UMaine football schedule in 2019

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 23, 2017, at 9:05 p.m.
The University of Maine will travel to Georgia Southern for a game on Sept. 7, 2019. It will be the Eagles’ home opener after visiting Louisiana State University the previous weekend.
University of Maine's Wes Myers (right) drives the lane past University of New Hampshire's Jaleen Smith during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Jan. 19, 2017.

Locker room altercation resulted in UMaine men’s basketball suspensions

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 22, 2017, at 8:42 p.m.
The suspensions of five University of Maine men’s basketball team players last week stemmed from an altercation in the locker room during which Wes Myers punched teammate Marko Pirovic in the face, breaking his jaw, a police report reveals.

Coach pleased with UMaine’s performances at America East swim meet

By Robby MacDonald, Special to the BDN on Feb. 22, 2017, at 1:51 p.m.
Several former age group and high school swimmers from Maine distinguished themselves with their performances for the University of Maine recently at the America East Championship.

Albany’s fast start sinks undermanned Black Bears

on Feb. 21, 2017, at 6:49 a.m.
The Albany Great Danes outscored the University of Maine men’s basketball team 39-14 in the first half en route to a 74-56 America East men’s basketball victory over the Black Bears at the Cross Insurance Center on Sunday.

Saturday’s UMaine-Merrimack men’s hockey summary

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 19, 2017, at 1:58 a.m.

Merrimack rallies to tie UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 19, 2017, at 12:18 a.m.

UMaine women fall to Albany; Koizar scores 1,600th career point

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 18, 2017, at 4:47 p.m.

Merrimack overcomes 3-goal deficit to beat Umaine men’s hockey in OT

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 17, 2017, at 10:26 p.m.

UMaine baseball team falls to Winthrop in season opener

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 17, 2017, at 8:04 p.m.
University of Maine interim baseball coach Nick Derba’s head coaching debut was spoiled by the Winthrop University Eagles on Friday.

UMaine field hockey assistant takes similar post at Hofstra

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 17, 2017, at 4:26 p.m.

Reeling UMaine men’s hockey team heads to Merrimack

on Feb. 16, 2017, at 1:41 p.m.
Shortstop Jeremy Pena (left) of the University of Maine, pictured during a game in 2016, is among the key returnees this season for the Black Bears baseball team. UMaine opens its season on Friday at Winthrop.

Coach: UMaine baseball team should be noticeably improved

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 16, 2017, at 11:18 a.m.

UNH-UMaine women’s basketball sum

on Feb. 15, 2017, at 10:18 p.m.
University of Maine's Sigi Koizar (right) goes for the shot but is blocked by University of New Hampshire's Carlie Pogue during their game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Wednesday.

UNH women snap UMaine 21-game home winning streak

By Larry Mahoney on Feb. 15, 2017, at 9:46 p.m.
UMaine fell to 15-14 and 8-6.

Shorthanded UMaine men’s basketball team falls at UNH

By Ryan McLaughlin on Feb. 15, 2017, at 9:21 p.m.
The Wildcats outscored the Black Bears 14-0 over the final 4:11 of the first half and never looked back en route to a 64-51 victory at Durham, New Hampshire.

UMaine women, men to battle New Hampshire

on Feb. 14, 2017, at 5:25 p.m.