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Maine college roundup: Bangor junior pitches UMaine baseball team past UMass

on March 10, 2017, at 1:39 p.m.

Philly tough: UMaine transfer adjusting nicely to basketball, life in Orono

By Larry Mahoney on March 10, 2017, at 1 a.m.
Sutton credits her aggressive nature to her days playing playground ball in Philadelphia.
University of New Hampshire's Aliza Simpson (left) reaches to block a shot by University of Maine's Sigi Koizar during a game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor in February.

UMaine women’s basketball team faces Albany for spot in NCAA tournament

By Larry Mahoney on March 09, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
UMaine and Albany met in last year’s America East women’s basketball tournament championship game.
Purdue Boilermakers head coach Sharon Versyp works the bench in the second half during the women's Big Ten Conference Tournament at Bankers Life Fieldhouse. Purdue won 71-60.

Cancer diagnosis not slowing former UMaine women’s basketball coach

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 08, 2017, at 2:28 p.m.
Versyp has continued to direct Purdue’s fortunes despite dealing with breast cancer.
The University of Maine women's basketball team gets fired up prior to last Sunday's America East semifinal against New Hampshire. Cross Insurance Arena in Portland served as the first neutral site host for the conference women's tournament.

Portland makes strong debut as host of America East women’s basketball tournament

By Larry Mahoney on March 08, 2017, at 10:08 a.m.
ANALYSIS
University of Maine celebrates after scoring a goal against New Hampshire during their hockey game at Alfond Arena in Orono on Dec. 3, 2016.

Optimists, pessimists agree: UMaine men’s hockey team facing pivotal year under Gendron

By Larry Mahoney on March 08, 2017, at 6:19 a.m.
The fact UMaine has gone 22 games without a win on the road is embarrassing.
Nick Silva

Maine college roundup: St. Bonaventure rallies to defeat UMaine baseball team

on March 07, 2017, at 3:04 p.m.
Analysis
Members of the University of Maine basketball team, including (from left) Sheraton Jones, Fanny Wadling, Blanca Millan, Laia Sole, Sheraton Jones and Julie Brosseau, thank the crowd at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland after beating New Hampshire in the America East semifinals on Sunday.
Steve McLaughlin Photography

Poised freshmen instrumental in postseason success of UMaine women’s basketball team

By Larry Mahoney on March 07, 2017, at 10:28 a.m.
University of Maine pitcher Matt Pushard

Marathon victory supplies UMaine baseball team with fifth win in six games

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 06, 2017, at 3:32 p.m.

UMaine-UNH women’s basketball sum

on March 05, 2017, at 8:45 p.m.
The University of Maine's Sigi Koizar drives to the basket against the University of New Hampshire's Brittni Lai during their America East semifinal at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland on Sunday.

UMaine women knock off UNH to gain berth in America East final

By Larry Mahoney on March 05, 2017, at 7:31 p.m.

Tufts women beat Husson in NCAA Tourney second round

on March 05, 2017, at 4:23 p.m.

Saturday’s UMaine-Vermont men’s hockey summary

on March 05, 2017, at 12:39 a.m.

Saturday’s UMaine-Binghamton women’s basketball summary

on March 05, 2017, at 12:29 a.m.

Vermont completes Hockey East sweep to end UMaine’s season

By Larry Mahoney on March 04, 2017, at 10:40 p.m.
University of Maine teammates Naira Caceres (left), Laia Sole (obscured) and Anita Kelava celebrate on Saturday after the Black Bears beat Binghamton 57-40 in the America East quarterfinals at the America East tournament in Portland.

Freshmen lead UMaine women past Binghamton in AE quarterfinal

By Larry Mahoney on March 04, 2017, at 7:04 p.m.

Friday’s UMaine-Vermont men’s hockey summary

on March 03, 2017, at 10:29 p.m.

Vermont cruises past UMaine men in Hockey East playoff opener

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 9:34 p.m.
Husson University men's basketball coach Warren Caruso, pictured during a Jan. 10 game, led his team to the NCAA Division III tournament. The Eagles fell 92-76 to No. 3 Bentley on Friday night.

Babson pulls away in second half to end Husson men’s season

By Ryan McLaughlin on March 03, 2017, at 9:23 p.m.
Sigi Koizar of the University of Maine, pictured playing in a Feb. 9 game, on Thursday earned her third consecutive All-America East first-team honor.

UMaine’s Koizar, Sole, Millan earn America East accolades

By Larry Mahoney on March 03, 2017, at 8:20 p.m.