2014–15 Charlotte 49ers women's basketball team

The 2014–15 Charlotte 49ers women's basketball team represents the University of North Carolina at Charlotte during the 2014–15 NCAA Division I women's basketball season. The 49ers, led by third year head coach Cara Consuegra, play their home games at Dale F. Halton Arena and were members of Conference USA. They finished the season 15–17, 10–8 in C-USA play to finish in a tie for seventh place. They advanced to the quarterfinals of the C-USA Women's Tournament where they lost to WKU.

2014–15 Charlotte 49ers women's basketball
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ConferenceConference USA
2014–15 record15–17 (10–8 C-USA)
Head coachCara Consuegra (3rd season)
Assistant coaches
  • Karen Lange
  • Joanne Aluka-White
  • Nicole Woods
Home arenaDale F. Halton Arena
Seasons
2014–15 Conference USA women's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
WKU 16 2   .889     30 5   .857
Middle Tennessee 14 4   .778     24 10   .706
Southern Miss 13 5   .722     25 11   .694
Old Dominion 11 7   .611     21 13   .618
UAB 11 7   .611     18 13   .581
UTSA 11 7   .611     16 15   .516
Louisiana Tech 10 8   .556     16 15   .516
Charlotte 10 8   .556     15 17   .469
Marshall 8 10   .444     17 15   .531
Florida Atlantic 7 11   .389     13 17   .433
UTEP 7 11   .389     12 16   .429
Rice 4 14   .222     9 21   .300
North Texas 4 14   .222     5 24   .172
FIU 0 18   .000     3 26   .103
2015 C-USA Tournament winner
As of 29 March 2015; Rankings from AP Poll

RosterEdit

2014–15 Charlotte 49ers women's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Year Previous school Hometown
G 0 Amaya Ransom 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Fr Landstown Virginia Beach, VA
G 1 Ciara Gregory 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) So Jeannette Jeannette, PA
F 2 Mintrell McKoy 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Fr Jack Britt Fayetteville, NC
G 3 Ayanna Holmes 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Sr Salisbury Salisbury, NC
F 5 Meme Garner 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) So Jordan-Matthews Siler City, NC
G 11 Griffin Dempsey 5 ft 6 in (1.68 m) Fr St. Joseph Central Catholic Huntington, WV
F 20 Kira Gordon 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Jr Kennesaw Mountain Kennesaw, GA
G 21 Lefty Webster 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) So Norfolk Christian Norfolk, VA
G 22 Hillary Sigmon 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Sr Hickory Hickory, NC
F 23 Kenya Olley 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) So Dorman Spartanburg, SC
F 32 Alexis Alexander 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Jr Alpharetta Atlanta, GA
G 33 Tanisha Brown 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) So Myrtle Beach Loris, SC
F 50 Olivia Rankin 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Sr Salisbury Salisbury, NC
Head coach

Cara Consuegra

Assistant coach(es)

Karen Lange
Joanne Aluka-White
Nicole Woods


Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • (S) Suspended
  • (I) Ineligible
  • (W) Walk-on

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RankingsEdit

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ScheduleEdit

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Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
11/05/2014*
7:00 PM
Catawba W 93–64 
Dale F. Halton Arena (453)
Charlotte, NC
Regular season
11/14/2014*
6:00 PM, ESPN3
at Liberty W 79–77  1–0
Vines Center (4,352)
Lynchburg, VA
11/18/2014*
7:00 PM
NC State L 63–70  1–1
Dale F. Halton Arena (1,592)
Charlotte, NC
11/21/2014*
7:00 PM
Elon L 54–67  1–2
Dale F. Halton Arena (1,252)
Charlotte, NC
11/27/2014*
5:00 PM
vs. Montana
Cancún Challenge Mayan Division
L 58–67  1–3
Hard Rock Resort (650)
Playa del Carmen, MX
11/28/2014*
8:30 PM
vs. Wake Forest
Cancún Challenge Mayan Division
L 58–65  1–4
Hard Rock Resort (650)
Playa del Carmen, MX
11/29/2014*
8:30 PM
vs. Princeton
Cancún Challenge Mayan Division
L 43–73  1–5
Hard Rock Resort (650)
Playa del Carmen, MX
12/04/2014*
8:00 PM, SECN
at No. 1 South Carolina L 61–82  1–6
Colonial Life Arena (9,629)
Columbia, SC
12/07/2014*
2:00 PM
Charleston Southern W 75–43  2–6
Dale F. Halton Arena (729)
Charlotte, NC
12/15/2014*
7:00 PM
at Ball State L 66–76  2–7
John E. Worthen Arena (1,479)
Muncie, IN
12/18/2014*
12:00 PM
Presbyterian W 66–50  3–7
Dale F. Halton Arena (5,150)
Charlotte, NC
12/21/2014*
2:00 PM
Davidson W 86–51  4–7
Dale F. Halton Arena (1,089)
Charlotte, NC
12/29/2014*
9:00 PM
at Utah L 52–54  4–8
Jon M. Huntsman Center (645)
Salt Lake City, UT
01/04/2015
2:00 PM
at Old Dominion L 57–66  4–9 (0–1)
Ted Constant Convocation Center (3,240)
Norfolk, VA
01/08/2015
7:00 PM
No. 25 WKU L 61–76  4–10 (0–2)
Dale F. Halton Arena (537)
Charlotte, NC
01/10/2015
7:00 PM
Marshall W 74–56  5–10 (1–2)
Dale F. Halton Arena (746)
Charlotte, NC
01/15/2015
8:00 PM
at North Texas W 67–58  6–10 (2–2)
The Super Pit (490)
Denton, TX
01/17/2015
3:00 PM
at Rice W 62–59  7–10 (3–2)
Tudor Fieldhouse (337)
Houston, TX
01/22/2015
7:00 PM
UAB L 52–60  7–11 (3–3)
Dale F. Halton Arena (852)
Charlotte, NC
01/24/2015
12:00 PM, FSN
Middle Tennessee L 54–84  7–12 (3–4)
Dale F. Halton Arena (768)
Charlotte, NC
01/29/2015
7:00 PM
at Florida Atlantic L 68–71  7–13 (3–5)
FAU Arena (625)
Boca Raton, FL
01/31/2015
6:00 PM
at FIU W 81–62  8–13 (4–5)
FIU Arena (401)
Miami, FL
02/07/2015
7:00 PM
Old Dominion W 82–67  9–13 (5–5)
Dale F. Halton Arena (905)
Charlotte, NC
02/12/2015
7:00 PM
UTEP L 72–75  9–14 (5–6)
Dale F. Halton Arena (588)
Charlotte, NC
02/14/2015
7:00 PM
UTSA W 74–54  10–14 (6–6)
Dale F. Halton Arena (642)
Charlotte, NC
02/19/2015
7:30 PM
at Louisiana Tech L 61–71  10–15 (6–7)
Thomas Assembly Center (1,719)
Ruston, LA
02/21/2015
5:00 PM
at Southern Miss W 83–72  11–15 (7–7)
Reed Green Coliseum (1,732)
Hattiesburg, MS
02/26/2015
7:00 PM
North Texas W 71–46  12–15 (8–7)
Dale F. Halton Arena (562)
Charlotte, NC
02/28/2015
7:00 PM
Rice W 74–59  13–15 (9–7)
Dale F. Halton Arena (858)
Charlotte, NC
03/05/2015
8:00 PM
at WKU L 72–80  13–16 (9–8)
E. A. Diddle Arena (1,873)
Bowling Green, KY
03/07/2015
1:00 PM
at Marshall W 66–58  14–16 (10–8)
Cam Henderson Center (805)
Huntington, WV
Conference USA Tournament
03/11/2015
6:00 PM, ASN
vs. Marshall
First Round
W 67–52  15–16
Bartow Arena (212)
Birmingham, AL
03/12/2015
6:00 PM, ASN
vs. WKU
Quarterfinals
L 67–70  15–17
Bartow Arena (357)
Birmingham, AL
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

See alsoEdit

2014–15 Charlotte 49ers men's basketball team

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