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UFC fighters visit UMaine football practice

ORONO, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- The University of Maine football team had some special guests show up to practice on Thursday morning.

UFC fighters, and former college football players, Shawn Jordan and Ovince St. Preaux stopped by to offer some words of advice and talk about their college experiences.

Jordan won two National Championships with LSU, while St. Preaux played for Tennessee before moving on to mixed martial arts.

Saturday night's UFC Fight Night headliner talked a lot about working through injuries during the tough, long days of preseason camps that the Black Bears are going through right now.

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