Basketball

 

UMaine-Hartford women’s basketball sum

on Jan. 16, 2017, at 8:24 p.m.
The University of Maine's Fanny Wadling (left) goes up for a shot over Hartford's Alyssa Reaves (right) and Kelly Douglass during the game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Monday.

UMaine women’s basketball team surges past Hartford

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 16, 2017, at 3:55 p.m.
University of Maine defeated Hartford 73-62 on Monday afternoon at the Cross Insurance Center.
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.
Sarah Stoddard (center) of East Grand School goes up for a shot during a game against Hodgdon earlier this season. Stoddard scored her 1,000th career point on Jan. 10 at Danforth.  
Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times

East Grand senior scores 1,000th career point

By Joseph Cyr, Houlton Pioneer Times on Jan. 16, 2017, at 11:48 a.m.
OFF THE RIM

Negatives could become positives for UMaine basketball teams

on Jan. 16, 2017, at 11:39 a.m.

Inconsistent Bears face challenge against Hartford

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

Stony Brook, UMaine women’s sum

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 15, 2017, at 4:55 p.m.

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

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

Central, John Bapst basketball sum

on Jan. 15, 2017, at 3:40 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.
Bangor's Henry Westrich (left), Hampden Academy's Bryce Lausier (center) and Hermon's Isaac Varney

Friends who built basketball skills together take freshman talents to different Maine high schools

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 14, 2017, at 1 a.m.
The three friends who developed their skills and confidence together at Glenburn’s small middle school have quickly emerged as contributors at three large Bangor-area high schools.
John Bapst's Gracie Philippon (right) fades a shot past Central's Emma Campbell during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Friday.

Central hangs on to edge John Bapst girls on Sydney Allen free throws

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 13, 2017, at 11:16 p.m.

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

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

Thursday’s Bangor-Edward Little boys basketball summary

on Jan. 12, 2017, at 10:06 p.m.
Bangor's Ian Nagle (left) tries for two past Edward Little's Wol Maiwen during their basketball game at Red Barry Gym in Bangor Thursday.

Edward Little tops Bangor to remain undefeated

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 12, 2017, at 9:43 p.m.
FAST BREAKS

Shead girls taking aim at defending regional basketball title

on Jan. 12, 2017, at 1:45 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.
Hermon's Keenan Marseille (left) blocks a shot from Orono's Jake Koffman during their basketball game in Orono Wednesday.

Hermon boys basketball team tops Orono

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 11, 2017, at 9:35 p.m.
The Hermon boys basketball team may be young, but through their play so far this winter, the Hawks seemingly have been maturing by the moment.
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.