Maine Rumors & News

  • UMaine men’s basketball impact freshman to transfer

    Bangor Daily News "Issac Vann epitomized the term “impact freshman” for the University of Maine’s men’s basketball program this season. But it will be his last in Orono. Head coach Bob Walsh announced Wednesday that Vann, his leading scorer and a member of the America East All-Rookie team, has been granted his..." March 31

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08

  • Maine names Bob Walsh as next coach

    CBS Sports "The Black Bears have found their coach. Bob Walsh is taking over the program, agreeing to a four-year deal worth $420,000. The school made its announcement Wednesday morning. Walsh takes over for Ted Woodward, who was terminated after 10 seasons on the job, amassing a 117-178 record. The..." May 07

  • Maine and longtime coach Ted Woodward part ways

    CBS Sports "Maine has announced it will be finding a new head coach. The school opted to buy out the remaining two years of Ted Woodward's contract. His final day was Monday. "The decision was reached after several weeks of evaluation of the program by director of athletics Karlton Creech and university..." April 15

  • NCAA grants waiver for teams playing more than four non-Division I opponents

    College Basketball Talk "There was a report out yesterday that the NCAA would be deciding soon on whether or not to waive an obscure rule that would force teams in smaller leagues to forfeit games. In summation: Division I teams cannot play more than four non-Division I teams in a season. Transitional Division I..." January 16