Maine Men’s Basketball Team Wins Sixth Straight Conference Game
Llast season the Maine men’s basketball team trounced UNH in the regular season winning both their regular season games by an average of 16 and a half points. But the Wildcats got the last laugh, knocking the Black Bears out of the conference tournament.Tonight, the two teams meeting for the first time this season.Maine taking it to UNH early on. Alasdair Fraser, the freshman from Scotland. Nice move in the post for two. The Black Bears led by five at the half.Ted Woodward talking to Troy Barnies. The senior from Auburn has been terrific this year. He will be in the running for conference player of the year.Second half, Barnies commanding attention and that allowed others to get open. Terrance Mitchell, Maine’s sixth man, drains the three.Moments later, Barnies again. This time taking it to the hoop and gets fouled. A double-double, 20 points and 14 rebounds for Barnies. The Black Bears win 64-50. Maine still atop the America East standings with a 7-1 conference record.