Posts Tagged ‘Dead River Co. Classic’

South Alabama's Britney Rutledge (15) drives for two points past Maine's Corinne Wellington (34) in the second half of their game in Orono Saturday.

Slow start proves costly for Bears

By Pete Warner on Nov. 27, 2010, at 1:58 p.m.
ORONO — The University of Maine women’s basketball team had hoped to re-establish its collective confidence Saturday afternoon. Instead, the Black Bears started poorly and never quite recovered. The University of South Alabama drained seven 3-pointers in the first half and cashed in on a handful of UMaine turnovers to …
Erin Edwards (3) of Navy spins away from defensive pressure by Katelyn Vanderhoff of the University of Maine during the second half of Friday's Dead River Co. Classic game at Alfond Arena in Orono. The Midshipmen won 65-43.

Navy sinks Maine, Florida tops So. Alabama in Dead River Classic

By Pete Warner on Nov. 26, 2010, at 5:08 p.m.
ORONO — Navy coach Stefanie Pemper had one word for the first half of the Friday’s Dead River Co. Classic game against the University of Maine: Brutal. The Midshipmen responded to their coach’s challenge to make a better showing in the second half. Navy shot 61 percent from the field …