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New Hampshire, UMaine men’s hockey summary

on Dec. 04, 2016, at 8:47 a.m.

UNH completes sweep of penalty-prone UMaine men’s hockey team

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 03, 2016, at 10:43 p.m.

Husson women’s basketball team ends 25-year drought against Bates

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 03, 2016, at 9:11 p.m.
Duke's Chase Jeter (2) pulls in a rebound between the University of Maine's Marko Pirovic and Vincent Eze (right ) in the second half Saturday's game at Cameron Indoor Stadium in Durham, North Carolina.

Duke uses second-half surge to rout UMaine men’s basketball team

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 03, 2016, at 9:03 p.m.

New Hampshire, Maine men’s hockey summary

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:09 p.m.
University of Maine's Rob McGovern makes a save from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono in this October 2016 file photo. UMaine lost to UNH on Friday night in New Hampshire.

Penalties again plague UMaine in loss to New Hampshire

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 02, 2016, at 9:49 p.m.
The Black Bears saw their futility on the road extend to 15 games (0-12-3) as UNH cruised to a 5-1 triumph at the Whittemore Center.

Strong fourth quarter propels Clemson women’s basketball by UMaine

By Ryan McLaughlin on Dec. 02, 2016, at 7:56 p.m.
Clemson won its eighth consecutive game to open the season while coach Richard Barron’s Black Bears fell to 3-5.

UMaine men’s basketball team visits No. 5 Duke

on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:46 a.m.
The Maine men’s basketball program gets its first look inside historic Cameron Indoor Stadium, but the Black Bears may not be in a sightseeing mood in their role as heavy underdog to Duke.
POLL QUESTION

UMaine-Duke men’s basketball: More than a likely blowout

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 02, 2016, at 8:31 a.m.
“It will be an incredible challenge for us.”

TV, radio schedule for Dec. 2, 2016

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 6:12 p.m.
University of Maine's Blanca Millan (right) looks to move past Purdue's Bridget Perry during their basketball game on Nov. 11 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

UMaine women’s basketball team eyes further progress at Clemson

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2016, at 5:03 p.m.
“I’ve definitely been pleased with the team’s efforts, their understanding of the system, the team morale and the chemistry.”
University of Maine's Garet Beal (right) shoots for three past Stony Brook University's Kameron Mitchell during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in this January 2015 file photo.

UMaine senior basketball player undergoes foot surgery

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4 p.m.
Senior swingman Garet Beal of Beals Island underwent surgery on Monday in Portland, according to University of Maine coach Bob Walsh.

Mainer hits 11 3-pointers in Fitchburg State victory

on Dec. 01, 2016, at 3:59 p.m.
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University of Maine's Will Merchant (second from left) tries to get the puck by University of New Hampshire goalie Danny Tirone (left) at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland in this December 2015 file photo.

UMaine, UNH renew intense hockey rivalry with home-and-home series

By Larry Mahoney on Dec. 01, 2016, at 1:30 p.m.
“We have a love-hate relationship with them,” said UMaine senior right wing Blaine Byron. “We hate them, but we love playing them.”
University of Maine's Andrew Fleming (right) tries for two past Central Connecticut State University during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Wednesday.

Fleming a bright spot in UMaine’s slow start

By Ernie Clark on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
“He was able to create for others and he’s a good scorer and a pretty aggressive player.”
COMMENTARY

Liberty’s hiring of former UMaine, Baylor employee sends chilling message about sexual assault

By Adam Kilgore, Washington Post on Dec. 01, 2016, at 11:20 a.m.
The hiring decision sent a chilling message to athletic department employees and female students, not only at Baylor but across the country.
University of Maine's Danny Evans (right) tries for two past Central Connecticut State University's Tidell Pierre during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Wednesday.

Central Connecticut handles UMaine men’s basketball team

By Ernie Clark on Nov. 30, 2016, at 9:41 p.m.
The Black Bears had few defensive answers for Central Connecticut’s ball movement, which led to a 33-for-56 shooting night for the Blue Devils, including 10-of-14 from beyond the 3-point arc.
Sigi Koizar of the University of Maine tries to maneuver around New Hampshire's Elizabeth Belanger the America East quarterfinal at Vestal, New York in March. The Black Bears won 58-47 behind 23 points from Koizar.

UMaine, MMA basketball players nominated for ‘Good Works’ teams

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 30, 2016, at 2:55 p.m.
University of Maine women’s basketball standout Sigi Koizar and Maine Maritime Academy’s Brendan Newcomb have been nominated for prestigious basketball teams.
Hermon's Hailey Perry connects with a pitch from Old Town during their softball game at Hermon on June 11.

UMaine announces seven-member softball recruiting class

By Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 29, 2016, at 6 p.m.
Coach Mike Coutts and the Black Bears announced their recruiting class, which includes two Maine players, that will join the team for the 2017-18 academic year.
UMaine's Tanesha Sutton (left) tries to make her way around Purdue's Ashley Morrisette during their basketball game on Nov. 11 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor.

UMaine women’s basketball team undaunted after theft of belongings

By Pete Warner and Ryan McLaughlin on Nov. 29, 2016, at 4:28 p.m.
Among the stolen property were backpacks containing their passports and driver’s licenses.