Posts Tagged ‘men’s basketball’

 
Maine's Gerald McLemore (32) puts up a second-half shot over Stony Brook's Anthony Mayo (32) in Orono, Maine Saturday night, Jan. 22, 2011. Maine won 70-59.

Strong start helped Maine men win 13th

By Pete Warner on Jan. 22, 2011, at 9:53 p.m.
ORONO — Coming off Wednesday night’s eye-opening victory at Vermont, the University of Maine might have been ripe for a letdown Saturday night. The Black Bears weren’t about to let that happen. UMaine played well early and built a 19-point lead on its way to a 70-59 America East men’s …

St. Joseph’s men tip Albertus Magnus

By Pete Warner on Jan. 17, 2011, at 9:46 p.m.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Tyler Kelley made a steal and converted a conventional three-point play with 22.7 seconds left to give St. Joseph’s College the lead for good in a key Great Northeast Athletic Conference victory over Albertus Magnus. The Falcons missed two 3-point attempts in the closing seconds to …

Big crowd energizes Maine men in win

By Pete Warner on Jan. 15, 2011, at 7:08 p.m.
ORONO — With first place in the America East standings riding on the outcome and the largest crowd of the season in the seats, the University of Maine men’s basketball team did not disappoint Saturday afternoon. The Black Bears suffocated Binghamton University with their tight-knit defense and turned in a …

UMaine-Fort Kent sweeps SUNY Canton

on Jan. 10, 2011, at 9:42 p.m.
POTSDAM, N.Y. — Kevin Loiselle scored 25 points and grabbed 12 rebounds Monday to lead the University of Maine-Fort Kent to a 74-59 Sunrise Conference men’s basketball victory over the State University of New York at Canton. Manny Odugbela had 11 points and four assists for the Benglas and Pablo …
Alasdair Fraser of the University of Main e(12) tips a rebound away from Hartford's Morgan Sabia (23) during the second half of Wednesday's America East game at Alfond Arena in Orono. The Hawks edged the Black Bears 61-59.

Hartford men’s basketball slips past Maine

By Pete Warner on Jan. 05, 2011, at 7 p.m.
ORONO — The University of Maine has won seven men’s basketball games this season in large part because of its defensive efforts. The Hartford Hawks were able to make the Black Bears do some extra work on that end of the floor Wednesday night and took advantage of their own …

UMaine men’s basketball wins third straight

By Pete Warner on Dec. 19, 2010, at 5:02 p.m.
ORONO — It was another fun-filled episode of “One-and-Done, Then Have Some Fun,” Sunday afternoon at Alfond Arena. The University of Maine played strong defense, controlled the rebounding and exhibited its offensive balance to register a 78-57 men’s basketball victory over Colgate. Coach Ted Woodward’s Black Bears (5-5) won their …

UMaine men cruise past Norfolk State at Pit

By Pete Warner on Dec. 12, 2010, at 2:41 p.m.
ORONO — When coach Ted Woodward walked into the locker room after Sunday afternoon’s game at Memorial Gymnasium, his University of Maine players wanted to know one thing: “Can we play every game in here?” they wondered aloud. The Black Bears appeared quite comfortable in their regular practice facility, shooting …
Maine's Troy Barnies (15) and Andrew Rodgers (11) try to block Brown's Sean McGonagill (22) in the paint during the first half of their game in Orono, Saturday, Dec. 4, 2010. Brown defeated Maine 62-54. BangorDailyNews/Michael C. York

Bears struggle in second half in loss to Brown

By Pete Warner on Dec. 04, 2010, at 4:35 p.m.
ORONO — In a close game, the team that plays tight defense and executes on offense in the closing minutes usually comes out on top. A case in point was Saturday afternoon’s contest at Alfond Arena. Brown University took care of business down the stretch, holding the University of Maine …
Eric Modica (5) of Husson University celebrates a fast-break layup and is congratulated by teammates Daeshawn McMorrin (left) and Brad Libby during a recent game. The trio will be among the regulars this season for coach Warren Caruso's team.

Seniors set tone for Husson men

By Pete Warner on Nov. 24, 2010, at 6:39 p.m.
Husson University of Bangor lost a huge chunk of its offensive production and leadership with the graduation of four key seniors of its men’s basketball team. That means 17th-year coach Warren Caruso’s squad must build around a couple of key seniors and several up-and-coming players as Husson tries to re-establish …
Andrew Rogers (left) and Gerald McLemore (32) of the University of Maine will be among the key players who look to carry coach Ted Woodward's Black Bears to an America East men's basketball championship this season. UMaine opens Friday at Utah Valley State.

Maine men’s basketball looks to take next step

By Pete Warner on Nov. 09, 2010, at 8:10 p.m.
ORONO — The University of Maine is among the Division I men’s basketball programs that have never qualified for the NCAA tournament. The Black Bears hope to scratch their name from that list and add it to the roster of America East champions this season. With a nucleus that features …

Husson field hockey plays Babson today in NCAA tourney

By Larry Mahoney on Nov. 09, 2010, at 7:50 p.m.
The Husson University field hockey team’s defenders will have their hands full today when they travel to Wellesley, Mass., to take on high-powered Babson College in an NCAA Division III tournament game. Game time is 4 p.m. The Eagles are 10-5 and won their second straight North Atlantic Conference championship …

UMaine men’s basketball defeats Cape Breton

By Pete Warner on Oct. 30, 2010, at 5:35 p.m.
    ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine men's basketball team played its only fall preseason contest Saturday afternoon, earning a 72-57 exhibition victory over Cape Breton (Nova Scotia) University.     Coach Ted Woodward's team played solid defense and dominated the rebounding action while giving several hundred Black Bear fans …

UMaine capsule looks

on Oct. 29, 2010, at 8:05 p.m.
Men’s basketball MAINE vs. CAPE BRETON Time, site: Saturday, 3 p.m. (exhibition); Alfond Arena, Orono Team records (2009-10): Maine 19-11, Cape Breton 20-2 Key players (2009-10 statistics): Maine — 6-3 G Gerald McLemore (14.6 ppg, .398 3-pt. FG pct.), 6-7 F Sean McNally (10.3 ppg, 7.4 rpg), 6-3 G Terrance …

UMaine basketball teams face tough nonleague schedules

By Pete Warner on Sept. 14, 2010, at 7:26 p.m.
There will be plenty of challenges for the University of Maine's basketball teams this season during the nonconference portion of their respective schedules. Coach Ted Woodward's men will take on the likes of Atlantic Coast Conference power Maryland, which was ranked No. 23 in the NCAA's final Rating Percentage Index …
 
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