The UMaine Women’s basketball squad took on Sacred Heart Sunday afternoon at the Cross Insurance Center
Anna Heise led Maine’s offense with a career high 17 points, followed by Lauren Bodine with 12.
The Black Bears were up at the half by just one point, leading the pioneers 28-27.
The back and forth action at the end of the first half continues in the second…with less than three minutes left, it’s 52-51. The Black Bears pull ahead after Sophie Weckstrom sinks a three and Anna Heise adds a layup.
The Pioneers answer back with a 5-point run of their own.
Sigi Koizar puts in two free throws to regain the lead but the Black Bears can’t hold on.
Sacred Heart wins off a layup with just seconds left – final score 59-58.