The Red Gendron era of Maine hockey begins with an exhibition game win over Dalhousie University of Canada 5-1. Five different Black Bears scored a goal and Maine outshot Douhousie 37-18.

Ryan Lomberg, Andrew Cerretani and Connor Leen scored first period goals.

Conor Riley and Steven Swavely scored third period goals.

The game does not count for Maine's overall record. The season starts at St.Lawrence Friday night.