UMaine Men’s Basketball Beats Vermont On ‘Beach Night’ 

Alfond Arena was packed for “Beach Night” in Orono! Fans sporting their tropical gear, even with the cold temps outside.We’ll pick things up in the fourth quarter. With seven minutes to go, Justin Edwards with a three, putting the Black Bears up 64-62.Then a minute later, after UVM ties it, it’s Ali Fraser who gets it to go down low. Maine takes the lead again.With just over a minute to go, the Catamounts cut the Black Bear lead to one with a Candon Rusin basket.But the Black Bears ice the game with free throws, and Vermont can’t tie it at the buzzer. UMaine wins it, 71-68 the final.