Maine 71, Brown 58

Justin Edwards and Alasdair Fraser scored 17 points apiece to

lead Maine over Brown 71-58 on Friday for the Black Bears’ third

consecutive win.

Raheem Singleton added 11 points and Gerald McLemore 10 for

Maine (6-4), which came alive in the second half to seal the

victory.

Brown led 30-29 at the break, but Edwards’ three-point play

early in the second half helped spark a 19-7 Maine run over a 7 1/2

minute span for a lead that would stick.

Maine outscored Brown 42-28 in the second half to clinch the

comeback.

Mike Allison had a game-high 10 rebounds for Maine, which

outrebounded Brown 42-30. Singleton hit 3 of 4 from beyond the arc,

as Maine outshot Brown 50 percent (6 of 12) to 23.1 percent (3 of

13) from long range.

Matt Sullivan scored 15 points to lead Brown (5-8), which has

lost four of its last five.