2014–15 Davidson Wildcats women's basketball team

The 2014–15 Davidson Wildcats women's basketball team represented Davidson College during the 2014–15 college basketball season. Michele Savage resumed the responsibility as head coach for a fifth consecutive season. The Wildcats were new members of the Atlantic 10 Conference and play their home games at the John M. Belk Arena.[1] They finished the season 5–25, 1–15 in A-10 play to finish in last place. They lost in the first round of the A-10 Women's Tournament to La Salle.

2014–15 Davidson Wildcats women's basketball
Davdson Wildcats wordmark.svg
ConferenceAtlantic 10 Conference
2014–15 record5–25 (1–15 A-10)
Head coachMichele Savage (5th season)
Assistant coaches
  • Mary Ciuk (5th season)
  • Jamie Thomatis (5th season)
  • Kira Mowen (5th season)
Home arenaJohn M. Belk Arena
Seasons
2014–15 Atlantic 10 women's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
No. 19 George Washington 15 1   .938     29 4   .879
Dayton 14 2   .875     28 7   .800
Duquesne 12 4   .750     23 11   .676
Fordham 11 5   .688     21 12   .636
Richmond 9 7   .563     19 14   .576
Rhode Island 8 8   .500     17 13   .567
Saint Joseph's 8 8   .500     13 17   .433
VCU 7 9   .438     16 14   .533
Saint Louis 7 9   .438     15 16   .484
St. Bonaventure 5 11   .313     15 15   .500
La Salle 5 11   .313     15 16   .484
George Mason 5 11   .313     13 17   .433
UMass 5 11   .313     12 18   .400
Davidson 1 15   .063     5 25   .167
2015 A10 Tournament winner
As of 30 March 2015; Rankings from AP Poll

2014–15 mediaEdit

Davidson Wildcats Sports NetworkEdit

Select Wildcats games were broadcast on Teamline with Derek Smith and Leslie Urban hosting and commenting. Most home games were also featured on the A-10 Digital Network. Select games were televised.

RosterEdit

2014–15 Davidson Wildcats women's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Year Previous school Hometown
G 1 Kayla Seymour 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Jr Panther Creek Raleigh, NC
G 2 Saadia Timpton 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Fr Myers Park Charlotte, NC
G 3 Shannon Eriksson 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Sr Thomas Jefferson Science Tech Fairfax, VA
F 10 Hannah Early 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Sr Hopewell Huntersville, NC
G 11 Lillan McCabe 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Sr Rye Rye, NY
G 13 Diona Johnson 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Fr Gates Chili Rochester, NY
C 14 Mellissa Giegerich 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) Sr Tabor Academy Wolfeboro, NH
G 22 Alexandra Long 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Jr Flint Hill Great Falls, VA
F 23 Dakota Dukes 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Jr Cary Christian School Raleigh, NC
F 24 Rachel Piles 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) So Allen Allen, TX
G 32 Melanie Ransom 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) So Marian Catholic Lansing, IL
F 42 Jordan Woods 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) So Rancocas Valley Mount Holly, NJ
F 44 Mackenzie Latt 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) RS Fr Richland Gull Lake Kalamazoo, MI
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Roster
Last update: 2014-07-06

ScheduleEdit

[2]

Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
10/30/2014*
7:00 PM
Catawba W 83–51 
John M. Belk Arena (N/A)
Davidson, NC
11/08/2014*
5:00 PM
Queens W 83–50 
John M. Belk Arena (N/A)
Davidson, NC
Regular Season
11/14/2014*
6:00 PM
at Furman L 60–67  0–1
Timmons Arena (1,116)
Greenville, SC
11/17/2014*
7:00 PM
USC L 64–99  0–2
John M. Belk Arena (583)
Davidson, NC
11/20/2014*
7:00 PM
at Gardner–Webb W 68–67  1–2
Paul Porter Arena (290)
Boiling Springs, NC
11/23/2014*
2:00 PM
Mount St. Mary's W 67–62  2–2
John M. Belk Arena (502)
Davidson, NC
11/25/2014*
2:00 PM
High Point W 76–57  3–2
John M. Belk Arena (327)
Davidson, NC
11/30/2014*
1:00 PM
at No. 21 Rutgers L 44–100  3–3
Louis Brown Athletic Center (1,513)
Piscataway, NJ
12/02/2014*
7:00 PM
North Carolina A&T L 57–62 OT 3–4
John M. Belk Arena (322)
Davidson, NC
12/07/2014*
2:00 PM
James Madison L 57–73  3–5
John M. Belk Arena (372)
Davidson, NC
12/13/2014*
7:00 PM
at Winthrop L 60–75  3–6
Winthrop Coliseum (346)
Rock Hill, SC
12/19/2014*
7:00 PM
at NC State L 66–82  3–7
Reynolds Coliseum (1,275)
Raleigh, NC
12/21/2014*
2:00 PM
at Charlotte L 51–86  3–8
Dale F. Halton Arena (1,089)
Charlotte, NC
12/28/2014*
2:30 PM
at Virginia
Virginia Holiday Tournament
W 67–57  4–8
John Paul Jones Arena (3,392)
Charlottesville, VA
12/29/2014*
4:30 PM
vs. Miami (OH)
Virginia Holiday Tournament
L 58–59  4–9
John Paul Jones Arena (N/A)
Charlottesville, VA
01/04/2015
2:00 PM
La Salle L 54–63  4–10 (0–1)
John M. Belk Arena (506)
Davidson, NC
01/07/2015
12:00 PM
Dayton L 51–67  4–11 (0–2)
John M. Belk Arena (783)
Davidson, NC
01/11/2015
2:00 PM
Rhode Island L 62–71  4–12 (0–3)
John M. Belk Arena (427)
Davidson, NC
01/15/2015
7:00 PM
at VCU L 53–62  4–13 (0–4)
Siegel Center (572)
Richmond, VA
01/18/2015
2:00 PM
at Saint Louis W 53–50  5–13 (1–4)
Chaifetz Arena (319)
St. Louis, MO
01/21/2015
7:00 PM
Richmond L 48–56  5–14 (1–5)
John M. Belk Arena (464)
Davidson, NC
01/24/2015
2:00 PM
at Duquesne L 47–83  5–15 (1–6)
Palumbo Center (675)
Pittsburgh, PA
01/28/2015
7:00 PM
Fordham L 45–66  5–16 (1–7)
John M. Belk Arena (339)
Davidson, NC
01/31/2015
2:00 PM
Saint Joseph's L 52–57  5–17 (1–8)
John M. Belk Arena (671)
Davidson, NC
02/05/2015
11:00 AM, ASN
at No. 24 George Washington L 35–52  5–18 (1–9)
Charles E. Smith Center (2,120)
Washington, D.C.
02/08/2015
2:00 PM
at George Mason L 60–63  5–19 (1–10)
Patriot Center (1,223)
Fairfax, VA
02/14/2015
2:00 PM
Saint Louis L 59–77  5–20 (1–11)
John M. Belk Arena (753)
Davidson, NC
02/18/2015
7:00 PM
at Massachusetts L 49–60  5–21 (1–12)
Mullins Center (358)
Amherst, MA
02/21/2015
1:00 PM
at St. Bonaventure L 56–72  5–22 (1–13)
Reilly Center (917)
Olean, NY
02/25/2015
7:00 PM
VCU L 63–66  5–23 (1–14)
John M. Belk Arena (413)
Davidson, NC
03/01/2015
2:00 PM
at Fordham L 46–54  5–24 (1–15)
Rose Hill Gymnasium (741)
Bronx, NY
Atlantic 10 Tournament
03/04/2015
7:00 PM
vs. La Salle
First Round
L 63–74  5–25
Richmond Coliseum (765)
Richmond, VA
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

RankingsEdit

2014–15 NCAA Division I women's basketball rankings

Regular Season Polls
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Final
AP NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
Coaches NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR NR
Legend
  Increase in ranking
  Decrease in ranking
  No Change
(RV)   Received Votes
(NR)   Not Ranked

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Atlantic 10 adding Davidson". ESPN. Retrieved 2013-05-08.
  2. ^ http://www.davidsonwildcats.com/schedule.aspx?path=wbball