Football Hosts Villanova in CAA Opener on Saturday
ORONO, Maine -- The University of Maine football team hosts Villanova in the Black Bears' CAA opener on Saturday. Tickets are still available and can be purchased by calling 581-BEAR or toll-free (800) 756-TEAM.
The University of Maine football team (1-2) plays its conference opener against perennial power Villanova (3-1, 1-0).
Maine is coming off a 30-20 loss to Albany.
Villanova is coming off a 24-8 win over Penn.
RB Kevin Monangai rushed for 109 yards and a score while WR Joe Price caught five balls for 113 yards.
Villanova QB John Robertson passed for 213 yards and a score while rushing for 55 yards to earn his third CAA Rookie of the Week honor.
McDonald currently has 95 career catches for 993 career yards.
Maine LB Donte Dennis went over the 250 tackle mark against Albany, and now has 252 for his career.
When: Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012
Where: Orono, Maine
Stadium (Capacity): Alfond Stadium (10,000)
Kickoff: 3:30 p.m.
Series Record: Maine, 8-7
Current Winning Streak Maine, 1
TOP 25 RANKINGS (FATHEAD.COM-SPORTS NETWORK/FCS COACHES)
Maine: Jack Cosgrove (Maine '78)
Career Record (Seasons): 107-114 (20th Season)
vs. Villanova 6-4
Villanova: Andy Talley (So. Conn. '67)
Career Record (Seasons): 221-135-2 (32nd Season)
vs. Maine 7-8