2014–15 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball team

The 2014–15 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 2014–15 NCAA Division I men's basketball season. The Midshipmen, led by fourth year head coach Ed DeChellis, played their home games at Alumni Hall and were members of the Patriot League. They finished the season 13–19, 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 Colgate.

2014–15 Navy Midshipmen men's basketball
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
ConferencePatriot League
2014–15 record13–19 (8–10 Patriot)
Head coachEd DeChellis (4th season)
Assistant coachDan Earl
Assistant coachErnie Nestor
Assistant coachAaron Goodman
Assistant coachKendrick Saunders
Home arenaAlumni Hall
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

Number Name Position Height Weight Year Hometown
0 Will Kelly Forward/Center 6–9 242 Sophomore Mount Laurel Township, New Jersey
1 Nourse Fox Guard 6–0 186 Freshman Memphis, Tennessee
2 Brandon Venturini Guard 6–0 179 Senior Allendale, Michigan
3 Kendall Knorr Guard 6–3 197 Junior Concord, North Carolina
5 Kevin Alter Guard 5–6 148 Senior Rumson, New Jersey
10 Tilman Dunbar Guard 5–10 163 Junior Woodbridge, Virginia
11 Tim Abruzzo Guard 6–3 173 Sophomore Perkasie, Pennsylvania
12 Zach Fong Guard 5–11 161 Sophomore Woodbridge, Virginia
14 Earl McLaurin Guard 5–10 170 Senior Charlotte, North Carolina
20 Shawn Anderson Guard 6–4 201 Freshman New Castle, Pennsylvania
21 Worth Smith Forward 6–6 204 Senior Mooresville, North Carolina
22 Grant Vermeer Guard 6–2 195 Sophomore Mountain View, California
23 Josh Goetz Center 6–8 242 Freshman Valencia, Pennsylvania
24 Bryce Dulin Guard 6–4 192 Freshman Nixa, Missouri
25 Michael Brown Guard/Forward 6–4 207 Sophomore Horsham, Pennsylvania
31 Tom Lacey Forward 6–7 217 Freshman Glen Ridge, New Jersey
32 James Hemphill Forward 6–6 213 Sophomore Raleigh, North Carolina
33 Edward Alade Forward/Center 6–9 228 Sophomore Houston, Texas
34 Tai Dozier Forward 6–0 172 Freshman Atlanta, Georgia
35 Daniel Noe Guard 6–5 203 Freshman Fairfax, Virginia
40 Nolan Linville Center 6–8 244 Freshman Fraser, Michigan
42 Christopher Kinley Forward 6–7 245 Freshman Williamsport, Pennsylvania
44 Jace Hogan Forward 6–6 221 Freshman Melbourne, Florida

ScheduleEdit

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Date
time, TV
Opponent Result Record Site (attendance)
city, state
Non-conference regular season
11/14/2014*
9:00 PM, CBSSN
No. 18 Michigan State
Veterans Classic
L 59–64  0–1
Alumni Hall (5,699)
Annapolis, MD
11/16/2014*
2:00 PM, ESPN3
at Notre Dame
Hall of Fame Tip Off
L 53–92  0–2
Edmund P. Joyce Center (7,049)
South Bend, IN
11/20/2014*
7:00 PM, FS2
at Providence
Hall of Fame Tip Off
L 51–88  0–3
Dunkin' Donuts Center (6,051)
Providence, RI
11/22/2014*
8:00 PM
vs. Northeastern
Hall of Fame Tip Off
L 44–68  0–4
Mohegan Sun Arena (1,121)
Uncasville, CT
11/23/2014*
5:30 PM
vs. Binghamton
Hall of Fame Tip Off
W 70–68  1–4
Mohegan Sun Arena (N/A)
Uncasville, CT
11/26/2014*
7:00 PM
Penn State Harrisburg W 67–42  2–4
Alumni Hall (645)
Annapolis, MD
11/29/2014*
1:00 PM
Saint Francis (PA) L 68–85  2–5
Alumni Hall (868)
Annapolis, MD
12/03/2014*
7:00 PM
Penn L 46–57  2–6
Alumni Hall (586)
Annapolis, MD
12/06/2014*
1:00 PM, ESPN3
at The Citadel L 60–67  2–7
McAlister Field House (1,626)
Charleston, SC
12/09/2014*
7:00 PM
VMI W 84–66  3–7
Alumni Hall (587)
Annapolis, MD
12/13/2014*
7:30 PM
at Maryland Eastern Shore L 46–53  3–8
Hytche Athletic Center (457)
Princess Anne, MD
12/22/2014*
7:00 PM
Towson W 61–56  4–8
Alumni Hall (1,064)
Annapolis, MD
Conference regular season
12/31/2014
4:00 PM
Loyola (MD) W 70–47  5–8 (1–0)
Alumni Hall (1,294)
Annapolis, MD
01/03/2015
2:00 PM
at Lafayette W 69–65  6–8 (2–0)
Kirby Sports Center (1,872)
Easton, PA
01/07/2015
8:00 PM, ASN
Boston University L 64–70  6–9 (2–1)
Alumni Hall (1,153)
Annapolis, MD
01/10/2015
12:00 PM, CBSSN
at Army W 75–66  7–9 (3–1)
Christl Arena (5,291)
West Point, NY
01/14/2015
7:00 PM
at Bucknell L 63–65  7–10 (3–2)
Sojka Pavilion (2,467)
Lewisburg, PA
01/17/2015
4:00 PM
Colgate L 53–65  7–11 (3–3)
Alumni Hall (1,718)
Annapolis, MD
01/21/2015
7:00 PM
at Lehigh L 47–61  7–12 (3–4)
Stabler Arena (764)
Bethlehem, PA
01/24/2015
12:00 PM
at Holy Cross L 65–76  7–13 (3–5)
Hart Center (783)
Worcester, MA
01/28/2015
7:00 PM
American W 64–54  8–13 (4–5)
Alumni Hall (1,209)
Annapolis, MD
01/31/2015
7:00 PM
Lafayette L 65–74  8–14 (4–6)
Alumni Hall (2,887)
Annapolis, MD
02/04/2015
7:00 PM
at Boston University L 59–62  8–15 (4–7)
Agganis Arena (315)
Boston, MA
02/07/2015
2:00 PM, CBSSN
Army W 67–59  9–15 (5–7)
Alumni Hall (6,110)
Annapolis, MD
02/11/2015
7:00 PM
Bucknell L 51–52  9–16 (5–8)
Alumni Hall (863)
Annapolis, MD
02/14/2015
2:00 PM
at Colgate W 70–69  10–16 (6–8)
Cotterell Court (1,062)
Hamilton, NY
02/18/2015
7:00 PM
Lehigh L 53–59  10–17 (6–9)
Alumni Hall (1,529)
Annapolis, MD
02/22/2015
1:00 PM
Holy Cross W 84–70  11–17 (7–9)
Alumni Hall (1,647)
Annapolis, MD
02/25/2015
7:30 PM
at American L 49–68  11–18 (7–10)
Bender Arena (1,273)
Washington, D.C.
02/28/2015
11:00 AM
at Loyola (MD) W 57–47  12–18 (8–10)
Reitz Arena (586)
Baltimore, MD
Patriot League Tournament
03/03/2015
7:00 PM
Army
First Round
W 56–52  13–18
Alumni Hall (1,271)
Annapolis, MD
03/05/2015
7:00 PM
at Colgate
Quarterfinals
L 62–72  13–19
Cotterell Court (1,297)
Hamilton, NY
*Non-conference game. #Rankings from AP Poll. (#) Tournament seedings in parentheses.
All times are in Eastern Time.

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