UMaine men's basketball dropped the final out-of-conference game before America East play starts - an 81-64 loss at Quinnipiac.

The loss dropped Maine to 1-11. Quinnipiac is now 6-5.

The Black Bears got behind by double digits in the first half and came back to within three at halftime, 33-30.

But Maine gave up 48 second half points.

All five Bobcat starters scored in double digits.

Maine was led by Till Gloger with 19 points.

The Bears open conference play at Albany Saturday night.