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These are the best fans in the state of Maine

Students create the atmosphere at college games. You see it on TV at every major college sporting event. Throngs of rowdy and jubilant students, united in dress and cause, chanting, cheering, standing and taunting. Cameron Crazies exist at most major universities these days, especially when the TV cameras are watching. It’s a scene that has […]

UMaine hockey first semester report card: Not one to take home to mother.

The first semester of the season is in the books for the University of Maine hockey team, and it’s safe to say the Black Bears are what their 5-7-2 record says they are. An average team in a not-so-strong Hockey East. Maine’s league record sits at 3-3-2, “good” for seventh place in the 11-team conference. […]

Bad weekend for UMaine Men’s hockey team

Inexcusable. Pitiful. Embarrassing. Those are a few adjectives to describe the University of Maine hockey team’s performance at UConn this weekend. While the Black Bears did escape with a 2-2 tie on Saturday after losing 5-2 Friday, they needed an extra-attacker goal to gain their first Hockey East point. In the beginning, it appeared the […]

Black Bear fans should be excited: UMaine hockey preview

The Black Bears took small but worthy strides last season under head coach Red Gendron, finishing in a tie for fifth in Hockey East and hosting a first-round playoff series, dispatching hated New Hampshire in two games. There’s no reason to believe the Black Bears can’t climb even further this season. The league’s coaches seem […]