Playing in front of fans for the 1st time at the Alfond Arena in 19 months, the University of Maine Black Bears Men's Hockey Team was nipped by Sacred Heart 1-0, on Friday, October 22nd.  There were 4142 fans in attendance.

The lone goal was scored by Adam Tisdale, assisted by John Jaworski at the 8:29 mark in the 1st period.

Matthew Thiessen was in goal for Maine, and had 33 saves, 11 in the 1st period, 14 in the 2nd period and 8 in the final period.

Justin Robbins was in goal for Sacred Heart and recorded 24 saves, 7 in the 1st period, 8 in the 2nd period and 9 in the 3rd period.

Sacred Heart was 0-1 on the power play, while Maine was 0-2.

The two teams will meet Saturday night at the Alfond Arena with a special start time of 5:05 p.m.