BANGOR – After rolling through UMBC and UNH in the America East tournament this weekend in Portland Maine women’s basketball is set to face off with Hartford in the championship game at the Cross Insurance Center.
Maine is making its third straight trip to the championship game and is looking to win its first conference title in just over a decade. Needless to say the Black Bears are pumped up to be playing in the most important game of the year in front of their home fans.
“To be able to be home, you know its hard to go on the road in a championship game really really hard. Its great that our kids put a position for them to be able to host a championship game. So we’re really excited about it,” Vachon said.