Make it a five game winning streak for the UMaine women's basketball team. Last night a 74-46 victory over Vermont.

UM forward Liz Wood pumped in 30 points as the Black Bears led 32-17 at the half and added another 42 second half points.

Maine improves to 5-1 in America East, 13-6 overall.

Vermont is struggling, 0-6 and 3-15.


The UMaine men's team lost to UMBC 76-59. The Bears fall to 0-6 in AE and 1-18 overall.

UMBC led 28-23 at the half but then dropped 48 points on Maine in the second half. The Retrievers shot almost 53% from the field.

Cody Joyce had 28 points for UMBC. Kevin Little led the Bears with 15.