UMaine Season Ends With Quarterfinal Loss
The first season in the Bob Walsh era came to an end for the UMaine basketball team with an 83-66 loss to Albany in the America East quarterfinals.The Great Danes got off to a hot start shooting 60 percent in the first half leading to a 21 point halftime lead. Albany also dominated the glass out rebounding the Bears 40 to 19 on their way to a semifinal matchup against New Hampshire.
Maine was led by a couple of first year players in the loss with Aaron Calixte scoring a team high 16 points and Kevin Little adding 14. Bob Walsh ends his first season at Maine with an overall record of 3-27.
AMERICA EAST QUARTERFINAL SCORES
- #1 Albany 83 #8 Maine 66
- #2 Vermont 66 #7 UMBC 39
- #3 Stony Brook 62 #6 Binghamton 57
- #4 New Hampshire 67 #5 Hartford 63 (OT)