ORONO — Marissa Shaw scored on a rebound of a shot by Jessica Skillings early in the second half to give the University of Maine field hockey team a 2-1 win over Northeastern on Sunday.

Syndey Veljacic scored on a rebound of a shot by Casey Crowley in the first half to give Maine (9-2) the lead. Vanessa Pryor tied it for Northeastern (3-7) with 36 seconds left in the first.

Emma Cochran and Emily Corbett split time in the cage for the Black Bears, combining for 10 saves, while Becky Garner made three saves for the Huskies.

WILLIAMS 3, BATES 0: After a scoreless first half, the Ephs scored three consecutive goals to pull away from the Bobcats at Williamstown, Massachusetts.

Hannah Goodrick had a pair of goals for Williams (6-2, 3-2 NESCAC) and Rachel Brissette had one. Annie VanWagenen had an assist.

Christina Vega stopped eight shots for Bates (3-3, 1-3) while Margaret Draper made three saves for the Ephs.


MAINE 1, HARTFORD 1: Charlene Achille scored on a penalty kick with 3:19 left in regulation in the game as the Black Bears (5-3-1, 0-0-1 America East) tied the Hawks (6-2-2, 0-0-1) at Hartford, Connecticut.

Tori Tripp scored in the second half to give Hartford a 1-0 lead.

Claudia Dube-Trempe recorded three saves for Maine, while Jessica Jurg had four stops for the host Hawks.

COLBY 5, UMAINE-FARMINGTON 0: Laura Arnold had a goal and two assists as the Mules (2-3-1) beat the Beavers (2-5-1) in Waterville.

Aliza Van Leesten, Catherine Frasher, Katherine Gillespie and Emily Martin also scored for Colby. Sam Hatch stopped 14 shots for UMF.

WILLIAMS 2, BATES 0: Kristi Kirshe had two goals as the Ephs (7-0, 6-0 NESCAC) beat the Bobcats (3-2-2, 0-1-2) in Williamstown, Massachusetts.

Sarah McCarthy had seven saves for the Bobcats, while Tressa Palcheck had two saves for Williams.


BATES 2, WILLIAMS 1: Peabo Knoth scored from Luis Pereira with 5:38 left in the second overtime as the Bobcats (5-1-1, 2-1-1 NESCAC) beat the Ephs (3-4, 2-3) for the first time since 1996, in Williamstown, Massachusetts.

Brandon Dory scored early in the second half to give Williams a 1-0 lead. Nate Merchant tied it with 1:30 left in regulation.

Christian Alcorn had four saves for Williams, while Sam Polito had 10 saves for Bates.


Oregon is out of The Associated Press college football poll for the first time since 2009, snapping its streak of consecutive Top 25 appearances at 98.

The Ducks were blasted at home 62-20 by Utah on Saturday night.