Football Opens Season #20 in FCS Coaches Poll
ORONO, Maine -- The University of Maine football team has been ranked #20 in the opening FCS Coaches Preseason Poll, as announced on Monday, August 4.
Maine, who ended last season at #11 in the Coaches Poll, will look to defend its Colonial Athletic Association championship after finishing the 2013 season at 10-3 and 7-1 in the CAA. The Black Bears will welcome back 30 lettermen, including 15 starters, from last season's championship squad.
The 2013 Colonial Association Champions will begin defense of their title August 30 in a home game against Norfolk State at 6 p.m. Black Bear season tickets are on sale now at 581-BEAR or via GoBlackBearsTickets.com.