Maine Men’s Basketball Wins 4th Straight – Beat Central Connecticut 66-58
The UMaine Men's Black Bear Basketball Team won their 4th game in a row, defeating Central Connecticut State University in Connecticut on Wednesday, November 23rd 66-58!
Fill the steins to dear old Maine!
Shout ’til the rafters ring!
You may have to harken back to the days when Rudy Keeling was coaching or even John Giannini to when the Maine men won 4 games in a row! Needless to say it's been quite some time.
Maine led 36-30 at the end of the 1st Half. Maine outrebounded Central Connecticut State 32-27
The Black Bears had 3 players in double figures. Kellen Tynes had a game-high 23 points, followed by Gedi Juozapaitis with 22 points. Peter Filipovity had 10 points and a team-high 8 rebounds.
Maine shot 47.3 percent from the field, going 26-55. They were 5-20 (25 percent) from beyond the 3-point arc and 9-11 from the free throw line. Maine ou
Gedi Juozapaitis was hit with a technical foul.
Central Connecticut had 3 players in double figures. Kellen Amos had 13 points while Davonte Sweatman and Jayden Brown each had 11 points.
Central Connecticut was 22-47 (46.8%) from the field, and 9-21 (42.9%) from beyond the 3-point arc. They were only 5-12 from the free throw line.
Maine is now 4-1 while Central Connecticut State is 0-6.
The Black Bears play at Brown University on Sunday, November 27th at 2 p.m. The game will be broadcast on 92.9 The Ticket with the pregame starting at 1:30.