UM Football Rolls Out New Helmets
The University of Maine Black Bears will be opening up the season on Thursday night against the UConn Huskies and will be doing so with a new helmet design.
The Black Bears unveiled these helmets on their Twitter page on Wednesday morning in advance of the FBS match-up. The design shows a light blue stripe with the Maine script and Bear mascot on the sides.
UMaine faces the Huskies of UConn on Thursday at 7 p.m. and will face another FBS school in Toledo next Saturday. The Black Bears will return home to face James Madison in the conference opener on September 24th.