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… Read More
    ORONO — Defensive lapses, turnovers and poor shooting were three elements that plagued the University of Maine women’s basketball team during the 2009-10 season. Those same problems contributed to the Black Bears’ opening-season loss Saturday afternoon. googletag.cmd.push(function () { // Define Slot var slot_sizes = [[300,250],[300,600]];… Read More
    ORONO — It has become increasingly difficult in recent years for instate football players to earn significant playing time at the University of Maine. Playing in the nation’s most demanding Football Championship Subdivision conference, the Colonial Athletic Association, competition for time on the field is fierce. Read More
    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… Read More