ORONO, Maine — The University of Maine men’s basketball team hosts the Utah Valley Wolverines in the Memorial Gym on Monday at 7 p.m. Tickets are still available, and can be purchased by calling 581-BEAR or (800) 756-TEAM. The University of Maine men’s basketball team (3-4) hosts the Utah Valley Wolverines (6-6) in the Black Bears’ first game in nine days, but the first of three games in five days.
The Black Bears come in on a two game losing streak. The Black Bears battled Notre Dame from the big east but fell just short 87-78. Gerald McLemore led Maine with 27 points while freshman Justin Edwards put in 20 points. The Black Bears last game was nine days ago at San Diego. McLemore scored 23 in a 77-63 loss.
The Black Bears will play three games this week after having the previous nine days off. They will host Eastern Illinois on Wednesday, December 21st at 7 PM. Maine will travel to Brown for a 3 PM tip on Friday, December 23rd.