Joe Cremo connected for 24 points on Saturday night, sparking the University at Albany to an 89-79 America East men’s basketball victory over the University of Maine. Coach Bob Walsh’s Black Bears (6-24, 3-12 AE) will be the No. 8 seed for the America East tournament quarterfinals, which will be played next Saturday. UMaine will take on top-seeded Vermont (25-6, 15-1 AE). Albany (22-9, 10-6 AE) has locked down the No. 4 seed and draws No. 5 Stony Brook in the quarterfinals.