ORONO, Maine -- Jeff Sturgeon scored 19 points and Clay Pickering and Jeff Cross added 17 each Saturday, enabling Maine to snap a nine-game losing streak with a 69-58 ECAC North victory.
The triumph kept the Black Bears in good position for the sixth and final playoff spot in the ECAC North. Maine is 3-5 in the conference, while Colgate dips to 1-6. Both clubs are 7-17 overall.
Maine jumped to a 25-14 halftime lead. Rob Giordano was the only player in double figures for Colgate with 16 points.