The UMaine men's basketball team lost to Hartford 68-61. The loss puts an end to the Black Bears' four game win streak. Maine falls to 2-1 in America East conference play and 7-9 overall.

The game played in Hartford Wednesday was a rare noon start time.

Justin Edwards and Jon Mesghna led Maine with 17 points each.

Hartford is now 3-0 in conference play, 10-6 overall.

The Black Bears stay on the road and play the Albany Great Danes Saturday.