For the second straight year and for the fourth time in the last five years, the UMaine women's basketball team will be the #1 seed for the American East Conference Tournament.

The Black Bears finished AE play at 15-1 (22-7 overall) and will host #8 New Hampshire Wednesday night at the Cross Center.

The semi-final round takes place Sunday, March 10th and the highest remaining seed hosts the conference title game on Friday, March 15th.

2019 AMERICA EAST WOMEN'S Q-FINALS
*all games hosted at higher seeds: Wednesday 3/6/19

#1 Maine vs. #8 New Hampshire, 7 p.m.
#2 Hartford vs. #7 UMBC, 7 p.m.
#3 Stony Brook vs. #6 Vermont, 7 p.m.
#4 UAlbany vs. #5 Binghamton, 7 p.m.

NOTE: As of yesterday, ESPN's Charlie Creme and his bracketology has UMaine, if the Bears become AE champs, as a #14 NCAA seed playing #3 Maryland.