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The Maine Black Bears are the athletic teams which represent the University of Maine. They compete in NCAA Division I athletics, with the majority of the teams playing in the America East Conference. The only exceptions are the ice hockey programs, which compete in Hockey East, and the football program, which competes in the Colonial Athletic Association.

Maine Black Bears
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University University of Maine
Conference America East Conference
NCAA Division I
Athletic director Karlton Creech
Location Orono, Maine
Varsity teams 17 teams (8 men, 9 women)
Football stadium Alfond Stadium
Basketball arena Alfond Arena/Cross Insurance Center, Bangor (select games)
Mascot Bananas T. Bear
Nickname Black Bears
Fight song The Maine Stein Song and For Maine
Colors Maine Blue, White, and Navy
              
Website goblackbears.com
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The Maine Black Bears are the athletic teams which represent the University of Maine. They compete in NCAA Division I athletics, with the majority of the teams playing in the America East Conference. The only exceptions are the ice hockey programs, which compete in Hockey East, and the football program, which competes in the Colonial Athletic Association.