Maine Men’s Basketball Wins Big as Maine Men’s Hockey Loses Big 

The Maine men’s basketball team on the road today against UMBC. The Black Bears roll over the Retrievers 82-67. Troy Barnies of Auburn had a double-double, 25 points and 13 rebounds. Raheem Singleton and Gerald Mclemore each chipped in 15 points. Maine shot 53.7 percent from the floor and outrebounded UMBC 39-25.The UMaine women will face UMBC in Orono tomorrow at noon.Just one game this weekend for the Maine hockey team. The Black Bears with an afternoon matinee at Merrimack College. Four minutes into the game, Maine strikes first. Robby Dee with a power play goal. 1-0 Maine.If the game ended there, black bear fans would have been happy, but there was still a lot of hockey to play. After that one Maine goal, Merrimack rattled off seven unanswered goals. Martin Ouellette gave up three, Dan Sullivan gave up four. Maine falls to 9-6-4 this year with a 7-1 loss to Merrimack.