Scores

Final

UMBC 80

(7-15, 3-6 Am. East)

Maine 83

(5-16, 3-6 Am. East)

2:00 PM ET, February 1, 2014

Cross Insurance Center, Bangor, Maine

1 2 T
UMBC 36 4480
MAINE 56 2783

Top Performers

UMBC: C. Plummer 23 Pts, 8 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Blk

Maine: X. Pollard 18 Pts, 5 Reb, 7 Ast, 3 Blk

Maine holds on for 83-80 win over UMBC

Associated Press

BANGOR, Maine -- Xavier Pollard and Zarko Valjarevic scored 18 points each as Maine held on for an 83-80 victory over University of Maryland, Baltimore County Saturday afternoon.

UMBC had closed to 77-75 following a Chase Plummer jump shot, but Valjarevic quickly followed with a 3-pointer to extend the lead. UMBC made five free throws to close the gap to 81-80 with 55 seconds remaining. Troy Reid-Knight sealed the victory with two free throws in the final 11 seconds. The Retrievers missed two 3-point attempts in the final five seconds.

Maine (5-16, 3-6 American East Conference), which won its second consecutive game for the first time this season, had a commanding 56-36 lead at the half. UMBC (7-15, 3-6), led by Chase Plumber with 23 points, started the second period with a 30-9 run to take the lead 66-65 with 8:12 remaining,

Rodney Elliot added 21 points for UMBC.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
UMBC
MAINE
Points 80 83
FG Made-Attempted 26-61 (.426) 27-57 (.474)
3P Made-Attempted 7-19 (.368) 9-18 (.500)
FT Made-Attempted 21-40 (.525) 20-30 (.667)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 23 (0/0) 29 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

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