|University of Maine||University at Albany|
Vermont (26-6) opened the second half on a 14-5 run after leading Maine by only three at halftime and held on for a 75-60 win in the #AEPlayoffs quarterfinals.
The reigning champion Catamounts advanced to the semifinals for the 16th time in the last 17 seasons.
The Catamounts held a plus-10 edge on the glass.
America East Player of the Year Trae Bell-Haynes and third-team All-Conference selection Payton Henson each scored 21 points to lead Vermont.
Isaiah White’s 17 points paced Maine (6-26).