Maine excited over Fenway opportunity

(STATS) – When you’re tucked away in the far northeast corner of the continental United States, road trips often tend to be rather long and monotonous.

The University of Maine’s next one won’t be anything like the usual routine, however. Getting a welcome break from the rigors of CAA Football play, the Black Bears will visit one of the nation’s most storied stadiums, though most of that rich history lies in another sport. Saturday’s matchup with former conference rival and current FBS inhabitant Massachusetts will take place at Boston’s Fenway Park, where fall events have usually been reserved for the city’s beloved Red Sox in recent years....