University of Maine Black Bear Sports

 

Saturday’s UMaine-Stony Brook men’s basketball summary

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 3:45 p.m.
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.
Naira Caceres of the University of Maine (right), pictured during a Nov. 11 game in Bangor, scored a career-high 11 points on Saturday but the Black Bears dropped a 55-41 decision to Stony Brook University on Long Island.

Stony Brook stymies cold-shooting UMaine women

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 14, 2017, at 6:57 p.m.
The 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 on Saturday. Stony Brook won 74-54. Ashley L. Conti | BDN

Second-half surge propels Stony Brook men’s basketball team past UMaine

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 14, 2017, at 6:36 p.m.

UMaine men’s basketball entertains Stony Brook; women on road

on Jan. 13, 2017, at 3:20 p.m.

UConn upends UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 12, 2017, at 9:37 p.m.
It was more of the same for the University of Maine men’s hockey team on Thursday night.

UMaine football team to play at Fenway Park

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 12, 2017, at 7:16 p.m.
Wes Myers

Junior guard scores 31 points to rally UMaine men past UMass Lowell

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 11, 2017, at 9:45 p.m.
UMaine snapped a seven-game losing streak and is 5-13 overall, 1-2 in America East.
University of Maine interim coach Amy Vachon

UMaine women cruise past UMass Lowell

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 11, 2017, at 9:02 p.m.
The University of Maine women’s basketball team kept up its torrid shooting display on Wednesday evening.

Report: Former UMaine goaltender could be close to returning from injury

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 11, 2017, at 5:23 p.m.
The Tampa Bay Lightning have struggled throughout the first half of the National Hockey League season, and an injury to former University of Maine goaltender Ben Bishop has been a contributing factor.
Senior Mark Anthoine of the University of Maine climbs out of the tunnel at Frozen Fenway in Boston in 2014.

UMaine hockey team excited for ‘Frozen Fenway,’ but focused on Thursday game

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 11, 2017, at 1:51 p.m.
“There are no words to describe it. It was one of the best hockey experiences I’ve ever had.”
Hockey players from the University of Maine and Boston University take to the ice at Frozen Fenway in this January 2014 file photo.

UMaine hockey game at Fenway Park set for 1:30 p.m. Saturday

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 10, 2017, at 6:39 p.m.
The University of Maine men’s hockey team will take to the ice at Fenway Park on Saturday for the third time in five years as part of “Frozen Fenway.”

UMaine men’s basketball team hosts UMass Lowell amidst 7-game skid

on Jan. 10, 2017, at 11:28 a.m.
ANALYSIS
University of Maine Orono ice hockey players line up before a home game against Quinnipiac in Orono in this October 2016 file photo.

Loss to Under-18 team may define hockey season for UMaine men

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 09, 2017, at 2:53 p.m.
One of two things will happen over the final 14 games of the regular season, all of which are Hockey East games.

UMBC hands UMaine men’s basketball team 7th consecutive loss

on Jan. 08, 2017, at 4:26 p.m.

Saturday’s UMaine-UMBC women’s basketball summary

on Jan. 07, 2017, at 8:32 p.m.
University of Maine interim coach Amy Vachon watches as time expires during the first half of their game against University of Maryland, Baltimore County, at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday. Vachon is coaching the team in the absence of head coach Richard Barron, who is on medical leave for an undisclosed illness.

Vachon makes successful debut as UMaine’s fill-in head coach

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 07, 2017, at 8 p.m.
Vachon guided the Black Bears to a convincing 72-40 America East victory over the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.
University of Maryland, Baltimore County, player Tyler Moore (left) battles for a rebound against Maine's Anita Kelava during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor on Saturday. The Black Bears won 72-40.

UMaine women end four-game skid with rout of UMBC

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 07, 2017, at 5:15 p.m.
The Black Bears played smothering player-to-player defense to post a 72-40 America East victory against a University of Maryland, Baltimore County.

USA Under-18 posts comfortable win over UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 06, 2017, at 9:43 p.m.
The skillful Americans dominated the Black Bears with their superior speed and cruised to a comfortable 6-2 victory.

UMaine women host UMBC; men’s team in Baltimore

on Jan. 06, 2017, at 7:25 p.m.
 

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