2014–15 Dayton Flyers women's basketball team

The 2014–15 Dayton Flyers women's basketball team will represent the University of Dayton during the 2014–15 college basketball season. Jim Jabir resumes the responsibility as head coach for a 12th consecutive season. The Flyers were members of the Atlantic 10 Conference and play their home games at the University of Dayton Arena. They finished the season 28–7, 14–2 in A-10 play to finish in second place. They advanced to the championship game of the A-10 Women's Tournament where they lost to George Washington. They received an at-large bid to the NCAA Women's Tournament where they defeated Iowa State in the first round, upset Kentucky in the second round and Louisville in the sweet sixteen before losing to Connecticut in the elite eight.

2014–15 Dayton Flyers women's basketball
Dayton Flyers logo.svg
NCAA Women's Tournament, Elite Eight
ConferenceAtlantic 10 Conference
2014–15 record28–7 (14–2 A-10)
Head coachJim Jabir (12th season)
Assistant coaches
  • Shauna Green (3rd season)
  • Camryn Whitaker (2nd season)
  • Simon Harris[1] (1st season)
Home arenaUniversity of Dayton 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

Dayton Flyers Sports NetworkEdit

The Dayton Flyers Sports Network will broadcast Flyers games off of their athletic website, DaytonFlyers.com, with Shane White on the call. Most home games will also be featured on the A-10 Digital Network. Select games will be televised.

RosterEdit

2014–15 Dayton Flyers women's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Year Previous school Hometown
G 2 Amber Deane 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Jr Detroit Country Day Lathrup Village, MI
G 3 Christy Macioce 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) So Pickerington North Pickerington, OH
G 5 Celeste Edwards 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) So North Central Indianapolis, IN
F 10 Andrijana Cvitkovic 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) So Culver Girls Academy Kraljevica, Croatia
F 11 Ally Malott 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Sr Madison Middletown, OH
C 12 Jodie Cornelie-Sigmundova 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Jr Oak Hill Academy Strasbourg, France
G 14 Jenna Burdette 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Fr Eastern Local Coolville, OH
G 22 Kelley Austria 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Jr Dayton Carroll Beavercreek, OH
G 24 Andrea Hoover 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Sr Spring Valley Academy Bellbrook, OH
G 32 Tiffany Johnson 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m) Sr Prep Charter Philadelphia, PA
G 33 JaVonna Layfield 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Fr Ballard Louisville, KY
C 55 Saicha Grant-Allen 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) So Glendale Secondary Hamilton, Ontario
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Roster
Last update: 2014-07-06

ScheduleEdit

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Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
11/07/2014*
7:00 PM
No. 22 Eckerd College W 93–18 
UD Arena (1,070)
Dayton, OH
Non-conference regular season
11/14/2014*
10:00 PM
No. 22 at Washington State L 60–76  0–1
Beasley Coliseum (827)
Pullman, WA
11/16/2014*
5:00 PM
No. 22 at Gonzaga L 65–75  0–2
McCarthey Athletic Center (5,442)
Spokane, WA
11/21/2014*
6:00 PM
vs. Tennessee–Martin
Hawkeye Challenge semifinals
W 78–47  1–2
Carver–Hawkeye Arena (204)
Iowa City, IA
11/22/2014*
8:30 PM
at No. 18 Iowa
Hawkeye Challenge championship
L 83–90  1–3
Carver–Hawkeye Arena (3,381)
Iowa City, IA
11/26/2014*
7:00 PM
Providence W 72–56  2–3
UD Arena (2,026)
Dayton, OH
12/03/2014*
7:00 PM, ESPN3
at Wright State W 79–76  3–3
Nutter Center (1,583)
Fairborn, OH
12/07/2014*
2:00 PM
Purdue W 63–61  4–3
University of Dayton Arena (2,106)
Dayton, OH
12/10/2014*
11:00 AM
Toledo W 79–57  5–3
UD Arena (7,035)
Dayton, OH
12/13/2014*
2:00 PM
Central Michigan W 86–76  6–3
UD Arena (1,539)
Dayton, OH
12/21/2014*
3:00 PM
at Vanderbilt W 71–67  7–3
Memorial Gymnasium (2,910)
Nashville, TN
12/28/2014*
2:00 PM
No. 24 Green Bay W 72–66  8–3
UD Arena (1,755)
Dayton, OH
12/31/2014*
1:00 PM, ESPN3
at Central Michigan W 98–89  9–3
McGuirk Arena (1,264)
Mount Pleasant, MI
Atlantic 10 regular season
01/04/2015
3:30 PM, ESPNU
George Washington L 66–69  9–4 (0–1)
UD Arena (2,534)
Dayton, OH
01/07/2015
12:00 PM
at Davidson W 67–51  10–4 (1–1)
John M. Belk Arena (783)
Davidson, NC
01/11/2015
2:00 PM
Duquesne W 78–67  11–4 (2–1)
UD Arena (1,894)
Dayton, OH
01/18/2015
5:00 PM, NBCSN
at St. Bonaventure W 86–70  12–4 (3–1)
Reilly Center (1,040)
Olean, NY
01/21/2015
7:00 PM
Rhode Island W 77–33  13–4 (4–1)
UD Arena (1,875)
Dayton, OH
01/24/2015
1:00 PM
at VCU W 75–56  14–4 (5–1)
Siegel Center (872)
Richmond, VA
01/28/2015
12:00 PM
at Richmond W 76–62  15–4 (6–1)
Robins Center (763)
Richmond, VA
01/31/2015
3:00 PM
Saint Louis W 87–72  16–4 (7–1)
UD Arena (2,850)
Dayton, OH
02/05/2015
7:00 PM
at George Mason W 84–73  17–4 (8–1)
Patriot Center (601)
Fairfax, VA
02/08/2015
12:00 PM, CBSSN
at No. 24 George Washington L 56–67  17–5 (8–2)
Charles E. Smith Center (1,703)
Washington, D.C.
02/11/2015
7:00 PM
Richmond W 79–41  18–5 (9–2)
UD Arena (1,614)
Dayton, OH
02/15/2015
12:00 PM, CBSSN
Saint Joseph's W 82–64  19–5 (10–2)
UD Arena (1,819)
Dayton, OH
02/18/2015
7:00 PM
at Fordham W 59–45  20–5 (11–2)
Rose Hill Gymnasium (522)
Bronx, NY
02/22/2015
4:00 PM
La Salle W 91–49  21–5 (12–2)
UD Arena (2,837)
Dayton, OH
02/26/2015
7:00 PM
Massachusetts W 69–60  22–5 (13–2)
UD Arena (2,061)
Dayton, OH
03/01/2015
3:00 PM
at Saint Louis W 95–68  23–5 (14–2)
Chaifetz Arena (1,531)
St. Louis, MO
Atlantic 10 Tournament
03/06/2015
4:30 PM, ASN
vs. Saint Joseph's
Quarterfinals
W 80–61  24–5
Richmond Coliseum (1,692)
Richmond, VA
03/07/2015
1:30 PM, CBSSN
vs. Duquesne
Semifinals
W 74–60  25–5
Richmond Coliseum (1,588)
Richmond, VA
03/08/2015
1:00 PM, ESPNU
vs. No. 21 George Washington
Championship Game
L 62–75  25–6
Richmond Coliseum (N/A)
Richmond, VA
NCAA Tournament
03/20/2015*
12:00 PM, ESPN2
vs. Iowa State
First Round
W 78–66  26–6
Memorial Coliseum (N/A)
Lexington, KY
03/22/2015*
2:30 PM, ESPN2
at No. 11 Kentucky
Second Round
W 99–94  27–6
Memorial Coliseum (3,320)
Lexington, KY
03/28/2015*
2:20 PM, ESPN
vs. No. 8 Louisville
Sweet Sixteen
W 82–66  28–6
Times Union Center (8,259)
Albany, NY
03/30/2015*
7:00 PM, ESPN
vs. No. 1 Connecticut
Elite Eight
L 70–91  28–7
Times Union Center (7,686)
Albany, NY
*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

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Legend
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(RV)   Received Votes
(NR)   Not Ranked

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "SIMON HARRIS JOINS DAYTON WOMEN'S BASKETBALL STAFF". Sport195. Archived from the original on 2014-07-14. Retrieved 2014-06-13.
  2. ^ http://daytonflyers.com/schedule.aspx?path=wbball