Monthly Archives: November 2013

Maine heads to Burlington For Two

The red hot Maine Black Bears will travel to Gutterson Fieldhouse in Burlington, VT to take on the Vermont Catamounts Friday and Saturday. This will be a non-conference rematch of their bout earlier this month at Alfond Arena. That series was a split at Alfond Arena in a conference series. Game 1 was an even […]

Maine Upsets BC

Maine made a statement last night by defeating the #7 Boston College Eagles 5-1 in front of a sellout crowd at Alfond Arena last night. Maine was riding high on confidence and momentum following their 7-0 victory over BU. That is what they would need heading into a battle with a team that possesses the […]

Oh the places they come from

The Maine Black Bears have been slowly expanding their recruiting from the old days of just recruiting guys from Massachusetts when the program first started 36 years ago. Nowadays Maine players come from all over the country, continent, and in some cases the globe. Of the 28 players, their are 7 canadians, only 3 native […]

Black Bears sic Terriers 7-0

In the 120th meeting between these two rivals, Maine won convincingly over BU 7-0 at Alfond Arena Friday Night. The Black Bears, coming off a split against Vermont, were looking to prove to the 4,494 fans in attendance that this team was making strides. They did so by absolutely demolishing the rival Terriers in Maine’s […]

Maine-BU: A Rivalry Renewed #BeatBU

Friday Night the UMaine Black Bears will face rival Boston University Terriers in a one-game tilt on Friday Night at Alfond Arena. The Black Bears and Terriers will renew their historic once again in what will have a different feeling to the game. For the first time, legendary head coach Jack Parker won’t be behind […]

Some Brights Spots in a Weekend Split

The Maine Black Bears earned 2 points for Hockey East over the weekend in split over the Vermont Catamounts. Friday night, Maine was coming off their disappointing weekend against UMass as they hosted Vermont in their Hockey East home opener. What came as a shock to many people was the return of goaltender Brody Hoffman, […]

Never Said It Was Gonna Be Easy

The Black Bears left Amherst only accumulating one point in their Hockey East matchup against the UMass Minutemen tying 1-1 on Friday and losing 2-1 on Saturday.       On night one they played to a tie 1-1. Sophomore Ben Hutton got his second goal of the season in the 2nd period on the powerplay. […]