This summer UMaine spent nearly five million dollars on renovating Alfond Arena. The building has undergone many changes since it first opened in 1977. The current Black Bears have nothing but good things about the new changes to their old home. Tim Throckmorton has more from Orono.***The Black Bears start the regular season this Friday when UMaine hosts Merrimack. Puck drops at 7:00. You can catch the game right here on TV Five.