2014–15 La Salle Explorers women's basketball team

The 2014–15 La Salle Explorers women's basketball team will represent La Salle University during the 2014–15 college basketball season. Jeff Williams resumes the responsibility as head coach for a fifth consecutive season. The Explorers were members of the Atlantic 10 Conference and play their home games at the Tom Gola Arena. They finished the season 15–16, 5–11 in A-10 play to finish in a four way tie for tenth place. They advanced to the second round of the A-10 Women's Tournament where they lost to Rhode Island.

2014–15 La Salle Explorers women's basketball
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ConferenceAtlantic 10 Conference
2014–15 record15–16 (5–11 A-10)
Head coachJeff Williams (5th season)
Assistant coaches
  • Ervin Monier (5th season)
  • Shayla Scott (4th season)
  • Morra Gill (3rd season)
Home arenaTom Gola 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

La Salle Explorers Sports NetworkEdit

Select Explorers games will be broadcast online by the La Salle Portal. The A-10 Digital Network will carry all non-televised Explorers home games and most conference road games.

2014–15 RosterEdit

2014–15 La Salle Explorers women's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Year Previous school Hometown
F 2 Siobhan Beslow 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) RS Jr Westfield Norfolk, Va.
G 3 Khristin Lee 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) GS Alabama Birmingham, Ala.
G 4 Jordan Williams 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Fr South Grand Prairie Grand Prairie, Texas
G 11 Jasmine Alston 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) So Bishop Loughlin Long Island City, N.Y.
G/F 12 Iyonna Crenshaw 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) Fr Neptune Neptune, N.J.
F 13 Indigo Dickens 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Sr Wilde Lake Washington, D.C.
G 14 Alicia Cropper 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) RS Sr Providence Brooklyn, N.Y.
G/F 21 Amy Griffin 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Fr Southwest Atlanta Christian Atlanta, Ga.
F 22 Deja Bullock 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) So Triton Magnolia, N.J.
F/C 31 Ebony Wells 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) RS Jr Florida State/Chipola CC Grovetown, Ga.
F 34 Micahya Owens 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) So Willingboro Willingboro, N.J.
F 44 Ashanti Freeland 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m) Fr Gwynn Park Brandywine, Md.
F 55 Lisa Mintzer 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) So Cardinal O'Hara Havertown, Pa.
Head coach

Jeff Williams (Howard)

Assistant coach(es)

Ervin Monier (St. Mary's (TX))
Shayla Scott (Pittsburgh)
Morra Gill (Dillard)


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

Roster
Last update: 2014-09-14

ScheduleEdit

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Date
time, TV
Rank# Opponent# Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Regular Season
11/14/2014*
4:30 PM
at Temple L 72–75  0–1
Liacouras Center (N/A)
Philadelphia, PA
11/19/2014*
7:00 PM
at Penn L 29–57  0–2
Palestra (492)
Philadelphia, PA
11/22/2014*
4:00 PM
Howard W 65–64  1–2
Tom Gola Arena (275)
Philadelphia, PA
11/25/2014*
12:00 PM
Manhattan W 61–48  2–2
Tom Gola Arena (748)
Philadelphia, PA
11/28/2014*
2:00 PM
at LIU Brooklyn
LaGuardia Turkey Classic
W 71–66  3–2
Steinberg Wellness Center (547)
Brooklyn, NY
11/29/2014*
4:30 PM
vs. Towson
LaGuardia Turkey Classic
W 62–49  4–2
Steinberg Wellness Center (N/A)
Brooklyn, NY
12/03/2014*
7:00 PM
at Robert Morris W 75–61  5–2
Charles L. Sewall Center (486)
Moon Township, PA
12/06/2014*
1:00 PM
William & Mary W 78–71  6–2
Tom Gola Arena (202)
Philadelphia, PA
12/14/2014*
7:30 PM
at Villanova L 36–70  6–3
The Pavilion (409)
Villanova, PA
12/19/2014*
7:00 PM
vs. Ohio
Holiday & Hoops Classic
L 63–74  6–4
GSU Sports Arena (442)
Atlanta, GA
12/20/2014*
6:00 PM
at Georgia State
Holiday & Hoops Classic
W 76–68  7–4
GSU Sports Arena (502)
Atlanta, GA
12/28/2014*
1:00 PM
Fairfield W 73–59  8–4
Tom Gola Arena (234)
Philadelphia, PA
12/30/2014*
2:00 PM
UMBC W 65–62  9–4
Tom Gola Arena (190)
Philadelphia, PA
01/04/2015
2:00 PM
at Davidson W 63–54  10–4 (1–0)
John M. Belk Arena (506)
Davidson, NC
01/08/2015
7:00 PM
Fordham L 59–70  10–5 (1–1)
Tom Gola Arena (573)
Philadelphia, PA
01/11/2015
1:00 PM
George Mason L 71–73  10–6 (1–2)
Tom Gola Arena (212)
Philadelphia, PA
01/15/2015
7:00 PM
at Massachusetts L 68–71  10–7 (1–3)
Mullins Center (360)
Amherst, MA
01/18/2015
2:00 PM
at Rhode Island L 54–55 OT 10–8 (1–4)
Ryan Center (933)
Kingston, RI
01/21/2015
7:00 PM
Saint Louis L 47–76  10–9 (1–5)
Tom Gola Arena (227)
Philadelphia, PA
01/24/2015
1:00 PM
George Washington L 48–67  10–10 (1–6)
Tom Gola Arena (247)
Philadelphia, PA
01/31/2015
7:00 PM
at VCU W 74–65  11–10 (2–6)
Siegel Center (759)
Richmond, VA
02/04/2015
7:00 PM
at Saint Joseph's L 64–70  11–11 (2–7)
Hagan Arena (651)
Philadelphia, PA
02/07/2015
1:00 PM
Massachusetts W 71–69  12–11 (3–7)
Tom Gola Arena (221)
Philadelphia, PA
02/11/2015
7:00 PM
Duquesne L 66–72  12–12 (3–8)
Tom Gola Arena (266)
Philadelphia, PA
02/14/2015
4:00 PM
at Richmond L 60–72  12–13 (3–9)
Robins Center (561)
Richmond, VA
02/19/2015
7:00 PM
Rhode Island W 47–45  13–13 (4–9)
Tom Gola Arena (305)
Philadelphia, PA
02/22/2015
4:00 PM
at Dayton L 49–91  13–14 (4–10)
UD Arena (2,837)
Dayton, OH
02/25/2015
7:00 PM
at St. Bonaventure W 66–53  14–14 (5–10)
Reilly Center (766)
Olean, NY
03/01/2015
1:00 PM
Saint Joseph's L 55–67  14–15 (5–11)
Tom Gola Arena (643)
Philadelphia, PA
Atlantic 10 Tournament
03/04/2015
7:00 PM
vs. Davidson
First Round
W 74–63  15–15
Richmond Coliseum (765)
Richmond, VA
03/05/2015
7:00 PM
vs. Rhode Island
Second Round
L 60–65  15–16
Richmond Coliseum (849)
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
Poll Pre-
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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

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