America East

 
Wes Myers of the University of Maine, pictured during a Jan. 17 game, continues to lead the Black Bears in scoring. UMaine opens the second half of conference play at Vermont on Tuesday night.

UMaine basketball teams begin second half of league play against Vermont

on Jan. 31, 2017, at 11:05 a.m.
University of Maine basketball standout Sigi Koizar (left), pictured during a game in November 2016, was named a recipient of the "M" Club's Dean Smith Award for the second straight year.

UMaine bestows Dean Smith Awards on three athletes

on Jan. 30, 2017, at 10:15 p.m.

Sunday’s UMaine-Binghamton men’s basketball summary

on Jan. 29, 2017, at 6:03 p.m.

Binghamton’s Rose a thorn in UMaine’s side

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 29, 2017, at 5:59 p.m.

Saturday’s UMaine-Binghamton women’s basketball summary

on Jan. 28, 2017, at 6:44 p.m.

Binghamton uses fourth-quarter surge to beat UMaine women

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 28, 2017, at 5:25 p.m.

Albany men pull away in second half to beat UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 22, 2017, at 7:49 p.m.

UMaine women rally in second half to upend Albany

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 22, 2017, at 6:12 p.m.

Thursday’s UNH-UMaine women’s basketball summary

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 10:15 p.m.

UMaine teams continue America East play with games vs. UNH

on Jan. 18, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.

UMaine-Hartford women’s basketball sum

on Jan. 16, 2017, at 8:24 p.m.
University of Maine's Vincent Eze (center) goes up strong for two past Stony Brook's Jakub Petras (left) and Michael Almonacy during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Saturday.

Dismal shooting dooms UMaine men’s basketball team in loss at Hartford

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 16, 2017, at 3:42 p.m.
Poor shooting helped spell disaster for the University of Maine men’s basketball team on Monday afternoon.

Inconsistent Bears face challenge against Hartford

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 8:08 p.m.

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

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 3:45 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.

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.