2014–15 Holy Cross Crusaders men's basketball team

The 2014–15 Holy Cross Crusaders men's basketball team represented the College of the Holy Cross during the 2014–15 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Crusaders, led by fifth year head coach Milan Brown, played their home games at the Hart Center and were members of the Patriot League. They finished the season 14–16, 8–10 in Patriot League play to finish in a three way tie for sixth place. They advanced to the quarterfinals of the Patriot League Tournament where they lost to Bucknell.

2014–15 Holy Cross Crusaders men's basketball
Holy Cross Athletics logo.svg
ConferencePatriot League
2014–15 record14–16 (8–10 Patriot)
Head coachMilan Brown (5th season)
Assistant coachBrion Dunlap
Assistant coachKevin Robinson
Assistant coachKevin Driscoll
Home arenaHart Center
Seasons
2014–15 Patriot League men's basketball standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   PCT     W   L   PCT
Bucknell 13 5   .722     19 15   .559
Colgate 12 6   .667     16 17   .485
Lehigh 10 8   .556     16 14   .533
Lafayette 9 9   .500     20 13   .606
Boston University 9 9   .500     13 17   .433
American 8 10   .444     17 16   .515
Holy Cross 8 10   .444     14 16   .467
Navy 8 10   .444     13 19   .406
Loyola (MD) 7 11   .389     11 19   .367
Army 6 12   .333     15 15   .500
2015 Patriot League Tournament winner

RosterEdit

2014–15 Holy Cross Crusaders men's basketball team
Players Coaches
Pos. # Name Height Weight Year Previous school Hometown
G 2 Anthony Thompson 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) 150 lb (68 kg) So Bullis Glenn Dale, Maryland
G 3 Justin Burrell 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) 165 lb (75 kg) Sr Potomac Dumfries, Virginia
G 4 Chris Jayne 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) 160 lb (73 kg) Sr Newburyport Newburyport, Massachusetts
G 5 Cullen Hamilton 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) 185 lb (84 kg) Jr Potomac (VA) Washington, D.C.
F 12 Christopher Morgan 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Jr Gloucester Gloucester, Virginia
F 13 Malcolm Miller 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 210 lb (95 kg) Sr Gaithersburg Laytonsville, Maryland
G 15 De'Vaughn Reid 6 ft 0 in (1.83 m) 165 lb (75 kg) Sr Rice (NY) West Orange, New Jersey
F 21 Malachi Alexander 6 ft 7 in (2.01 m) 217 lb (98 kg) So Eleanor Roosevelt Bowie, Maryland
F 22 Robert Champion 6 ft 6 in (1.98 m) 203 lb (92 kg) So Charlotte Christian Charlotte, North Carolina
G/F 24 Eric Green 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) 191 lb (87 kg) Jr St. Mark's (MA) Mountain House, California
F 25 Isaiah Baker 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 240 lb (109 kg) Jr Shipley Wyncote, Pennsylvania
F 30 Riley Criswell 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 205 lb (93 kg) So Carrollton Carrollton, Georgia
F 40 Patrick Kerrigan 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 215 lb (98 kg) Sr Warde Fairfield, Connecticut
C 42 Matt Husek 6 ft 11 in (2.11 m) 240 lb (109 kg) So Bethlehem Catholic (PA) Stewartsville, New Jersey
F 43 Taylor Abt 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 225 lb (102 kg) Sr Georgetown Prep Darnestown, Maryland
F 44 Mitchell Hahn 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) 205 lb (93 kg) Fr Fremont Fremont, Nebraska
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)

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

Roster
Last update: October 8, 2014

ScheduleEdit

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Date
time, TV
Opponent Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Exhibition
11/07/2014*
7:05 PM
Assumption W 81–53 
Hart Center (1,143)
Worcester, MA
Non-conference regular season
11/16/2014*
5:30 PM, NESN
vs. No. 25 Harvard
Coaches vs. Cancer Tripleheader
W 58–57  1–0
TD Garden (N/A)
Boston, MA
11/19/2014*
7:05 PM
Brown W 80–65  2–0
Hart Center (1,805)
Worcester, MA
11/23/2014*
4:05 PM
Nichols W 101–70  3–0
Hart Center (N/A)
Worcester, MA
11/28/2014*
7:00 PM
at Syracuse L 48–72  3–1
Carrier Dome (19,167)
Syracuse, NY
12/03/2014*
7:00 PM
at Albany W 74–57  4–1
SEFCU Arena (2,667)
Albany, NY
12/06/2014*
3:30 PM
at Sacred Heart L 68–81  4–2
William H. Pitt Center (414)
Fairfield, CT
12/09/2014*
7:05 PM
Hartford L 61–79  4–3
Hart Center (1,127)
Worcester, MA
12/12/2014*
7:05 PM
NJIT W 76–66  5–3
Hart Center (1,674)
Worcester, MA
12/21/2014*
2:00 PM
at Canisius L 48–67  5–4
Koessler Athletic Center (1,032)
Buffalo, NY
12/23/2014*
7:00 PM, ESPN3
at Pittsburgh L 39–58  5–5
Peterson Events Center (8,825)
Pittsburgh, PA
Conference regular season
12/31/2014
2:05 PM
Boston University L 72–75 OT 5–6 (0–1)
Hart Center (1,792)
Worcester, MA
01/03/2015
1:00 PM
at American L 49–53  5–7 (0–2)
Bender Arena (1,138)
Washington, D.C.
01/07/2015
7:00 PM
at Colgate L 60–74  5–8 (0–3)
Cotterell Court (705)
Hamilton, NY
01/10/2015
3:05 PM
Bucknell W 65–62 OT 6–8 (1–3)
Hart Center (1,686)
Worcester, MA
01/14/2015
8:05 PM, ASN
Army L 70–72 OT 6–9 (1–4)
Hart Center (1,221)
Worcester, MA
01/17/2015
2:00 PM
at Lehigh L 64–69  6–10 (1–5)
Stabler Arena (1,295)
Bethlehem, PA
01/21/2015
7:05 PM
Lafayette W 74–73  7–10 (2–5)
Hart Center (1,442)
Worcester, MA
01/24/2015
7:05 PM
Navy W 76–65  8–10 (3–5)
Hart Center (783)
Worcester, MA
01/29/2015
7:30 PM
at Loyola (MD) L 54–64  8–11 (3–6)
Reitz Arena (602)
Baltimore, MD
02/02/2015
7:35 PM, CBSSN
American L 50–57  8–12 (3–7)
Hart Center (516)
Worcester, MA
02/05/2015
7:05 PM, CBSSN
Colgate W 70–60  9–12 (4–7)
Hart Center (1,426)
Worcester, MA
02/08/2015
2:00 PM, CBSSN
at Bucknell L 57–70  9–13 (4–8)
Sojka Pavilion (2,895)
Lewisburg, PA
02/11/2015
7:00 PM
at Army W 73–64  10–13 (5–8)
Christl Arena (650)
West Point, NY
02/14/2015
3:05 PM
Lehigh W 58–52  11–13 (6–8)
Hart Center (2,137)
Worcester, MA
02/18/2015
7:00 PM
at Lafayette L 81–89  11–14 (6–9)
Kirby Sports Center (1,372)
Easton, PA
02/22/2015
1:00 PM
at Navy L 70–84  11–15 (6–10)
Alumni Hall (1,647)
Annapolis, MD
02/25/2015
7:05 PM
Loyola (MD) W 63–60  12–15 (7–10)
Hart Center (1,384)
Worcester, MA
02/28/2015
12:00 PM
at Boston University W 77–70  13–15 (8–10)
Agganis Arena (1,121)
Boston, MA
Patriot League Tournament
03/03/2015
7:00 PM
Loyola (MD)
First round
W 62–45  14–15
Hart Center (526)
Worcester, MA
03/05/2015
7:00 PM
at Bucknell
Quarterfinals
L 83–90 OT 14–16
Sojka Pavilion (2,133)
Lewisburg, PA
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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