The UMaine men's basketball team dropped its fifth straight game in an 81-72 loss at New Jersey Institute of Technology.The Highlanders shot 47 percent from the field including 8 of 19 behind the three point stripe. The bears also lost the battle of the boards getting out rebounded 46-35.

Maine was led by Zarko Valjarevic who scored 19 points. Xavier Pollard added a double-double with 18 points and 11 rebounds.

NJIT completes a sweep of the two game season set between the two teams after winning by six points at the Cross Center two weeks ago. The 1-6 Bears remain on the road for a match-up against UConn on Friday, the Huskies are currently ranked 12th in the nation.

VISITORS: Maine (1-6)

TOT-FG

  3-PT

REBOUNS

#

Player Name

FG-FGA

FG-FGA

FT-FTA

OF

DE

TOT

PF

TP

A

TO

25

Till Gloger.........

F

 1-2

 0-0

 0-0

0

1

3

2

0

3

01

Dimitry Coronel.....

G

 4-16

 0-4

 1-2

2

2

2

9

0

0

05

Zarko Valjarevic....

G

 7-14

 5-10

 0-0

0

1

3

19

1

2

12

Xavier Pollard......

G

 6-16

 0-3

 6-8

3

8

11 

3

18

4

2

55

Garet Beal..........

G

 4-9

 3-5

 1-2

0

2

5

12

0

1

04

Marko Pirovic.......

 0-0

 0-0

 0-0

0

0

0

0

0

0

10

Shaun Lawton........

 1-5

 0-3

 4-6

1

2

3

6

7

2

13

Stefan Micovic......

 0-0

 0-0

 2-2

2

0

0

2

0

1

31

Troy Reid-Knight....

 0-1

 0-1

 0-0

1

0

1

0

1

0

33

Ethan Mackey........

 1-3

 0-0

 2-3

2

4

2

4

1

2

TM

TEAM................

 

 

 

0

1

0

0

Totals..............

24-66

8-26

16-23

11

21

32 

22

72

14

13

HOME TEAM: NJIT (5-4)

TOT-FG

3-PT

REBOUNS

#

Player Name

FG-FGA

FG-FGA

FT-FTA

OF

DE

TOT

PF

TP

A

TO

02

Tim Coleman.........

f

 5-10

 1-1

 2-4

3

6

3

13

1

5

15

Terrence Smith......

f

 9-10

 0-0

 4-5

2

6

1

22

2

4

01

Jake Duncan.........

g

 0-3

 0-3

 0-0

0

6

4

0

2

3

05

Damon Lynn..........

g

 4-12

 2-8

 9-13

1

4

0

19

4

4

11

Winfield Willis.....

g

 4-8

 2-2

 2-2

1

1

3

12

3

0

03

Nigel Sydnor........

 2-6

 1-2

 2-4

1

3

1

7

2

2

10

Daquan Holiday......

 1-4

 0-0

 0-0

3

1

3

2

0

0

14

Montana Mayfield....

 1-3

 1-2

 0-0

0

2

3

3

3

2

22

Odera Nweke.........

 0-0

 0-0

 0-0

1

1

0

0

0

2

24

Emmanuel Tselentakis

 1-1

 1-1

 0-0

0

3

1

3

0

1

TM

TEAM................

 

 

 

1

0

0

0

Totals..............

27-57

8-19

19-28

13

33

46 

19

81

17

23