• The Evolving Tailgating Culture at the University of Maine

    The University of Maine seems to be making a real and tangible effort to improve its supporters’ tailgating experience. Our Brian MacLeod examines.

  • Check out the Highs and Lows of UMaine Homecoming 2014

    Thousands of Black Bears descended on Orono this past weekend to celebrate Homecoming at the University of Maine and when it was all said and done there were a fair share of highs and lows from the events. Whether it was on the sporting fields or in the parking lots scattered across campus, the story lines varied greatly and we have done our best to put them all together. Accompanied by our official #RiseAndStein Tailgate Album, we present to you our best and worst of Homecoming Weekend 2014.

  • The Final Countdown

    It’s the home stretch to UMaine Homecoming, and Fill The Steins hopes to see you there!

  • FTS Tailgating DOs and DON’Ts

    Fill The Steins gives its DOs and DON’Ts for your Black Bear Homecoming tailgate. Because information is power.

  • UMaine Hockey, Homecoming, and Handsome Guys all on the FTS Podcast

    With less than a week to go until our #RiseAndStein Tailgate at the University of Maine we had a really big show talking about Homecoming, Black Bear Hockey, and Handsome Guys on the latest episode of the Fill The Steins Podcast. With Homecoming Weekend nearly upon us we had a major announcement regarding our live […]

The Evolving Tailgating Culture at the University of Maine

The University of Maine seems to be making a real and tangible effort to improve its supporters’ tailgating experience. Our Brian MacLeod examines.

Check out the Highs and Lows of UMaine Homecoming 2014

Thousands of Black Bears descended on Orono this past weekend to celebrate Homecoming at the University of Maine and when it was all said and done there were a fair share of highs and lows from the events. Whether it was on the sporting fields or in the parking lots scattered across campus, the story lines varied greatly and we have done our best to put them all together. Accompanied by our official #RiseAndStein Tailgate Album, we present to you our best and worst of Homecoming Weekend 2014.

The Final Countdown

It’s the home stretch to UMaine Homecoming, and Fill The Steins hopes to see you there!

FTS Tailgating DOs and DON’Ts

Fill The Steins gives its DOs and DON’Ts for your Black Bear Homecoming tailgate. Because information is power.

UMaine Hockey, Homecoming, and Handsome Guys all on the FTS Podcast

With less than a week to go until our #RiseAndStein Tailgate at the University of Maine we had a really big show talking about Homecoming, Black Bear Hockey, and Handsome Guys on the latest episode of the Fill The Steins Podcast. With Homecoming Weekend nearly upon us we had a major announcement regarding our live […]

How to pick up a Buff Chick in Orono on a Wednesday

When I texted “so pumped…buff chick Wednesday” to my girlfriend at another school, she thought for sure I was cheating. But we in Orono know better. Buff Chick Wednesday is why we do what we do. It’s why we wake up for the 8 am classes. It’s why we endure six other days of dining hall “cuisine.”

FTS Top 10 Reasons to be Excited for 2014 UMaine Homecoming

An annual tradition – certainly unlike any other – is Fill The Steins’ Top 10 Reasons to be Excited for UMaine Homecoming.

Raise a Glass to Griffin Stockford, Fill The Steins’ New Student Contributor

We had always envisioned having a staff of on-campus content providers so we could get the perspective of not just alumni but also current Black Bears. That is why with great pride we raise a glass and welcome the newest addition to the Fill The Steins staff, Griffin Stockford, our student contributor.

Black Bear Hockey continues its journey back to greatness

Coach Red Gendron is looking to use a mix of youth and experience in his ongoing quest to reestablish Maine as a national power.

FTS Remembers Bruce Glasier

Fill The Steins remembers Bruce Glasier of WCSH Sports, who passed away at the age of 69.

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