ORONO, Maine -- The University of Maine women's basketball team will hold its first official practice on Monday, Oct. 1 at 3:30 pm inside 'The Pit' at Memorial Gymnasium. Fans are invited to attend this open practice and get a look at this year's squad as they take officially take to the floor for the first time this season!
This year's team has a new look as we welcome in nine freshman to join the five returning players. The Black Bears also welcome associate head coach Todd Steelman into the mix. Maine looks to build off its 2011-12 season in which it doubled both its overall and conference victories from the year before. The Black Bears were also able to pick up their first postseason victory since 2006 after defeating Stony Brook 49-43 in the opening round of the America East Tournament.
Join the Black Bears on Monday, Oct. 1 at 3:30 pm as they begin their journey towards the 2012-13 postseason!