The University of Maine men‘s ice hockey team was selected to finish last in the Hockey East media poll that was released over the weekend.

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No UMaine players were also picked as all-conference pre-season players in the poll, as three out of the seven spots were occupied by Northeastern Huskies.    Maine posted a record of 5-15-2 in league play last season and had a mark of 11-21-4 overall.  They finished in 11th place overall out of 12 teams in the Hockey East standings.

The Black Bears will start the season on Sunday versus Acadia in an exhibition match-up and will play their first regular season game on October 6th versus UConn.