The list of candidates to be UMaine's next athletic director is down to three. The finalists come to the Orono campus for interviews starting December 15th. Two of the three candidates have Maine ties.
The University of Maine has formed a selection committee to find the school's next athletic director to replace outgoing Steve Abbott. Robert Strong, a professor and NCAA faculty rep, will chair the search committee.
NY Islanders coach Jack Capuano headlines this year's UMaine Sports Hall of Fame induction list. The former Black Bear hockey defenseman led his NY team to the NHL playoffs, losing to Pittsburgh in six games.