UMaine Men’s Basketball Stuns BC 69-64
The University of Maine Men's Basketball Team picked up a signature win over the Boston College Eagles Monday night, November 14th 69-64 at the Conte Forum in Massachusetts. Maine never trailed in the game
Maine led 34-30 at the end of the 1st Half.
Maine had 4 players in double figures, led by Kellen Tynes with 17 points. Peter Filipovity had 16 points while Ja'Shonte Wright-Mcleish had 12 points and Kristians Feierbergs had 11 points.
Tynes had a double-double ripping down 10 rebounds on the night to go with his team-leading 17 points. .
The Black Bears shot 44.8 percent from the field going 26-58. They were 5-16 from beyond the 3-pointt arch and 12-15 from the free throw line.
BC shot 41.4 percent from the field, going 24-58. There were 5-18 from beyond the 3-point arc but were just 11-19 from the free throw line.
Maine outrebounded BC 38-33.
Maine's largest lead was 12 points in the game, when they led 58-46.
Maine had 38 points in the paint, compared to BC's 28 points.
UMaine Head Coach Chris Markwood was an Assistant Coach at Boston College in the 2021-22 season before becoming the 23rd head men’s basketball coach on March 21, 2022.
Maine has now won 2 games in a row, and are 2-1 on the season. The Black Bears return home to play Columbia University on Friday, November 18th at 7 p.m. at The Pit in Memorial Gymnasium on the UMaine campus.