Jordan Swann blocked a late field goal attempt by Western Kentucky to keep Maine on top for a 31-28 win on Saturday night.
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Chris Ferguson threw two touchdown passes and Drew Belcher added a 52-yard scoring toss as Maine opened the season beating New Hampshire 35-7 on Thursday night in the 107th meeting between the two schools.
A University of Maine football player collapsed and died during a preseason workout on campus.
Defending national champion and top-ranked James Madison placed three players on The Associated Press FCS All-America first team, more than any other school.
Harrison Jackson snagged Joe Carbone's Hail Mary pass on the final play of the game to give Stony Brook a 20-19 victory over Maine on Saturday, giving a big boost to the Seawolves' bid for an FCS playoff berth.
Andrew Ford threw for 355 yards and four touchdowns, three to Andy Isabella, and Marquis Young broke free for a 33-yard score with 1:57 to play as Massachusetts defeated Maine 44-31 at Fenway Park on Saturday night.
Colby Reeder returned a fumbled punt for a go-ahead touchdown in the fourth quarter and Delaware beat Maine 31-17 on Saturday for its first win in the series since 2010.
Josh Mack rushed for 99 yards and a touchdown, Chris Ferguson passed for 192 and another score but defense aided Maine's 23-6 defeat of William & Mary on Saturday for a third-straight win.
Brandon Briggs' second 37-yard field goal, this to start of the fourth quarter, allowed Maine to escape Albany with a 12-10 victory Saturday.
Chris Ferguson threw for five touchdowns and Josh Mack rushed for 248 yards and another score as Maine dominated the final two quarters to beat Rhode Island 51-27 on Saturday in the 96th meeting between the teams.
Freshman Jaquan Amos returned a fumble 99 yards for a score and the Villanova defense forced six turnovers in a 31-0 victory over Maine on Saturday.
Bryan Schor tossed four touchdown passes, including three straight in the second half to open up a close game, and defending FCS champion James Madison topped Maine 28-10 on Saturday.
Josh Mack ran for 255 yards on 13 carries and scored three times and Chris Ferguson threw for three touchdowns as Maine trounced Bryant 60-12 on Saturday.
Trevor Knight threw for 149 yards and two touchdowns and rushed for another 79 yards as New Hampshire sneaked past Maine 24-23 in the Colonial Athletic Association opener Thursday night.
Maine announced Thursday it will play at Sun Belt member Georgia Southern in 2019.
Fenway Park will host two college football games in 2017, with UMass facing Maine on Nov. 11 and UConn taking on Boston College on Nov. 18.
Dalton Crossan had 25 carries for 169 yards and a score, and Morgan Ellman's 22-yard field goal with seven second left lifted New Hampshire to a 24-21 win over Maine on Saturday.
Josh Mack ran for 147 yards and the winning touchdown and Dan Collins threw for two more as Maine held off Stony Brook in the second half for a 27-21 victory Saturday.
Zach Bednarczyk passed for three touchdowns and a career-high 326 yards, and Rob Rolle had two of Villanova's four interceptions to help the Wildcats beat Maine 26-7 on Saturday.
Micah Wright returned a punt 67 yards for a backbreaking score and Najee Goode forced a fumble just inside the 20 to halt a last-minute drive and preserve Maine's 35-28 win over William & Mary on
Josh Mack ran for 115 yards, including a 65-yard touchdown run, to help lead Maine to a 28-21 win over Rhode Island on Saturday.
Dan Collins threw for 280 yards, including three long scoring plays, and Maine defeated Albany 20-16 on Saturday.
Austin Brown recovered Delaware running back Wes Hills' fumble and returned it 62-yards for the game-winning score in the final minute and Maine escaped with a 28-21 win over Delaware on Saturday
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