UMBC Women Hold On to 13 Point Halftime Lead to Down UMaine Women 86-79

The UMBC of Maryland held a 42-30 halftime lead and hung on to defeat the Maine Women 86-70 at Alfond Arena in Orono Saturday afternoon.

Maine remains in the cellar of the AE Standings and UMBC;s win prevented them falling into a last place tie with Maine. UMBC is 7-15 overall and Maine falls to 2-20.

UMBC shot 39% from the floor on 25 for 71 and Maine was 30 for 71 for 42%.

From beyond the arc UMBC shot 35% on 12 of 34 whiule Maine shot 31% on 6 of 15.

From the line UMBC was 18-24 for 75% and Maine was 13-15 for 81%.

UMBC had 14 assists to Maine’s 22.

UMBC had 10 turnovers to maine’s 12.

UMBC committed 12 fouls, Maine 19.
Crowell led UMBC with 22 and Raven harris had 20 points 4 rebounds and 9 assists. For Maine Walczak had 28 points and Wood hadd 19.

Maines next game next week is against Albany.