Team preview: Maine

Blue Ribbon Yearbook previews the 2009-10 season, exclusively on Insider

Updated: October 13, 2009, 5:56 PM ET
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(Information in this team report is as of Oct. 1.)


Ted Woodward has watched the last four seasons as experience-rich squads such as Binghamton, UMBC, Albany and Vermont have either won the America East championship or regularly contended for the crown. Now Woodward, entering his sixth season as coach at Maine, hopes the Black Bears are ready to become the conference's next veteran title contender.