Maine Baseball to Play UNC
It had been five years since the UMaine baseball team had earned a spot in the NCAA post season tournament.UMaine raced through he America East tournament late last week and then had to wait until Monday to find out where they would go and who they would play. The Black Bears gathered at the Seadog Restaurant in Bangor to watch the NCAA selection show on ESPN. For the first time since 2006 the Black Bears waited for the school name to pop up on the screen. Later in the week they’ll be off to the University of North Carolina where they will play the Tar Heels. UNC is ranked 3rd in the country. The other teams in the regional are Florida International and James Madison.Maine will play Friday night at 6:00 against a team and at a location that they actually know a little about.