Men's Basketball Hosts Hartford on Wednesday
ORONO, Maine -- The University of Maine men's basketball team hosts Hartford on Wednesday night at 7:30 p.m. in the Alfond Arena. Tickets are available by calling 581-BEAR or online at GoBlackBearsTickets.com.
The University of Maine men's basketball team (9-15, 4-7) hosts the Hartford Hawks (14-10, 7-4) in an America East contest.
The Black Bears are coming off a 66-52 win over Albany.
Hartford is coming off a 60-55 win over first-place Stony Brook.
Mark Nwakamma led the Hawks with 23 points and six rebounds.
Hartford defeated Maine earlier this season by the score of 68-61.
Maine's Mike Allison currently has 124 blocks which put him fifth in program history, and also has 472 rebounds; should he grab 500 rebounds he would be just the second player in program history to notch 500 rebounds and 100 blocks (Jeff Cross, 1981-84).
Maine's Pollard is averaging 12.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 6.3 assists the last three contests while Fraser has notched a double-digit scoring effort and at least eight rebounds in five out of the last eight games; Zarko Valjarevic is looking for his fifth double-digit scoring effort in the last seven games.