Maine's Blanca Millan celebrates after the team defeated Hartford 74-65 in an NCAA college basketball game for the the America East Conference women's tournament title, Friday, March 9, 2018, in Bangor, Maine. Credit: Robert F. Bukaty | AP

Women’s basketball

MAINE vs. ALBANY

Time, site: Saturday, 2 p.m., SEFCU Arena, Albany, New York

Records: UMaine 18-7 (11-1 America East), Albany 11-13 (8-3)

Series, last meeting: UMaine leads 21-19, UMaine 76-65 on 1/12/19

Key players, UMaine: 6-1 G Blanca Millan (17.2 points, 4.3 rebounds, 2.9 steals, 2.1 assists, 1.4 blocked shots per game), 5-10 G Tanesha Sutton (13.5 ppg, 7 rpg, 2.7 apg, 1.8 spg), 5-8 G Parise Rossignol (12.5 ppg, 3.9 rpg, 1.5 apg), 5-6 G Dor Saar (8.4 ppg, 5.3 apg), 6-2 F Fanny Wadling (7 ppg, 8.2 rpg, 3.1 apg), 5-11 F Maeve Carroll (3 ppg, 4 rpg); UAlbany: 5-2 G Kyara Frames (11.6 ppg, 4.3 rpg, 3 apg, 1.6 spg), 6-3 F Alexi Schecter (8.6 ppg, 4.6 rpg, 2.3 apg, 1.4 bpg), 6-2 F Heather Forster (8.5 ppg, 7.1 rpg, 1.5 spg), 6-2 F Amanda Kantzy (7.2 ppg, 5.1 rpg), 6-2 F Chyanna Canada (7 ppg, 4.3 rpg), 5-6 G Khepera Stokes (5.2 ppg, 2.1 apg, 1.4 spg)

Game notes: The Great Danes have climbed back into the title chase thanks to a four-game winning streak. UMaine has won seven straight including Wednesday’s 78-58 victory over second-place Hartford. Millan leads the league in scoring and steals per game. Sutton is within six points of reaching 1,000 for her career. Frames is averaging 37.96 minutes per game which is sixth most in the country. During its four-game winning streak, UAlbany has held three of its four opponents to 53 points or less. UAlbany won the past five home meetings against UMaine. Saar’s 2.68 assist-to-turnover ratio is 19th best in the nation. In their last meeting, UMaine built a 24-point lead and then withstood a furious UAlbany rally in the fourth quarter. Millan had a game-high 27 points.