University of Maine Black Bear Sports

 
The University of Maine's Laia Sole (center) scrambles for the ball with Hartford's Darby Lee (right) and Lyndsey Abed (foreground left) during the game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor last week.

Ladies of Spain make instant impact on UMaine women’s basketball team

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 23, 2017, at 9:55 a.m.
“You don’t practice taking charges in Europe. If you get knocked down, they’re going to make a basket.”

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.

BU-UMaine hockey sum

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 22, 2017, at 9:39 a.m.

Boston University beats UMaine for 8th straight victory

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 21, 2017, at 10:12 p.m.
The Terriers won their eighth straight game Saturday night after a 3-1 over the University of Maine.

Friday’s Boston University-UMaine men’s hockey summary

on Jan. 21, 2017, at 8:30 p.m.

Boston University power-play goals in third period sink Black Bears

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 20, 2017, at 10:25 p.m.

UMaine, UAlbany to renew women’s basketball rivalry in Bangor

on Jan. 20, 2017, at 6:10 p.m.
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Former Florida Gators quarterback among three UMaine football transfers

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 20, 2017, at 5:41 p.m.
The University of Maine football team has added three transfers for the 2017 season, including a quarterback who spent time at the University of Florida, the school announced Friday.

Thursday’s UMaine-UNH men’s basketball summary

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

Thursday’s UNH-UMaine women’s basketball summary

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 10:15 p.m.
University of Maine's Andrew Fleming (right) tries for two past University of New Hampshire's Iba Camara during their basketball game at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor Thursday.

Inside game propels UNH men’s basketball team past UMaine

By Ernie Clark on Jan. 19, 2017, at 9:54 p.m.

UNH women’s basketball team upends cold-shooting UMaine

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 19, 2017, at 9:48 p.m.
The University of Maine’s shooting woes on the road continued Thursday night, and the University of New Hampshire took full advantage.
University of Maine goaltender Rob McGovern, pictured during a Dec. 3, 2016, game in Orono, shut out Connecticut last Saturday. This weekend, he and the Black Bears face the third-ranked Boston University Terriers for a two-game series.

UMaine goalie geared up for Boston University men’s hockey series

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 19, 2017, at 6:59 p.m.
“This will definitely be a good challenge for us. I’m excited for it,” said goalie Rob McGovern.
University of Maine's Josh Mack (right) pushes for yards past New Hampshire's Pop Lacey (center) and Casey DeAndrade during their football game at Alfond Stadium at the University of Maine in Orono in this November 2016 file photo.

UMaine football team to face rival UNH in rare 2017 opener

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 19, 2017, at 4:23 p.m.
“It’s going to be huge for New England football. It will be fun. It will be something different.”

UMaine men’s hockey team to battle rival BU in home-and-home series

on Jan. 19, 2017, at 2:51 p.m.
BU has won six straight, including a sweep of rival Boston College.

UMaine teams continue America East play with games vs. UNH

on Jan. 18, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.
New York Islanders head coach Jack Capuano looks on against the Buffalo Sabres during the second period at Barclays Center on Dec. 24, 2016.

Former UMaine hockey star fired as Islanders head coach

By Ryan McLaughlin on Jan. 17, 2017, at 4:06 p.m.
Jack Capuano, a former University of Maine hockey player, has been fired as head coach of the New York Islanders, the team announced Tuesday afternoon on its Twitter page.
The air-supported indoor practice facility Mahaney Dome, which collapsed under the pressure of heavy snow that fell Thursday night into Friday, can be seen on Friday at the University of Maine in Orono.

UMaine’s Mahaney Dome inflated, but repairs needed

By Larry Mahoney on Jan. 17, 2017, at 11:58 a.m.
“We have to make sure it’s safe before we can start using it again.”

UMaine-Hartford women’s basketball sum

on Jan. 16, 2017, at 8:24 p.m.