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Kaela Davis
Kaela  Davis

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Suwanee, Ga.

High School:
Buford HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
Guard



05/06/2015

@GTWBB's Davis Accepts Invitation to USA Basketball Trials

Davis will attend the 2015 USA Basketball Women's Pan American Games and World University Games Team Trials

03/22/2015

@GTWBB Falls at Ole Miss, 63-48, in WNIT

The Jackets were eliminated from the WNIT after a loss at Ole Miss in the second round

03/20/2015

#TGW: Stepping Up and Stepping In

Short staffed Jackets find a way to overcome injuries in the WNIT

03/19/2015

Jackets Run Past Elon, 69-47, for WNIT Win

The Georgia Tech women's basketball team advanced to the second round of the WNIT

03/09/2015

Davis Named First Team All-ACC by Coaches

Kaela Davis garnered First Team All-ACC honors from the league's head coaches

02/19/2015

Women's Basketball vs. Notre Dame

NCAA Womens Basketball: Notre Dame at Georgia Tech (USATSI)

01/02/2015

Georgia Tech vs. No. 7 Louisville

Georgia Tech vs. No. 7 Louisville women's basketball

11/23/2014

Georgia Tech vs. No. 24 Georgia

Women's basketball USATSI Gallery -- 11/23/14

03/23/2014

Georgia Tech vs. LSU

USATSI Gallery, women's basketball

03/07/2014

Georgia Tech vs. Duke - USATSI

Georgia Tech vs. Duke - USATSI

Through Our Eyes Video Blogs

Career Stats | 2014-15 Game-by-Game | 2013-14 Game-by-Game

Awards
Sophomore Season
>> 2015 All-ACC First Team (media; coaches)
>> 2015 Georgia College Player of the Year - Atlanta Tipoff Club
>> 2015 Preseason All-ACC Team
>> Preseason Wooden Award Top-30
>> All-State WBCA Good Works Team Nominee
>> Preseason Naismith Trophy Top-50
>> Midseason Naismith Trophy Top-30
>> 2015 Georgia Tech Holiday Tournament MVP
>> College Sports Madness' National and ACC Player of the Week (3/2/15)
Freshman Season
>> 2014 All-ACC Second Team (media; coaches)
>> 2014 ACC All-Freshman Team (media; coaches)
>> Four time ACC Rookie of the Week Honoree
>> 2013 Naismith Trophy early season watch list
>> 2013 Preseason Newcomer Watch List (media; coaches)

In the Record Book
>> Fastest player in GT history to score 1,000 career points (52 games)
>> 1st -- Most Points Scored in a Single Season (652 in 2014-15)
>> 1st -- Most Points by a Georgia Tech Sophomore (652 in 2014-15)
>> 1st -- Most Points by a Georgia Tech Freshman (594 in 2013-14)
>> T-1st -- Career Scoring Average (18.9)
>> 2nd -- Most 3-pointers Made in a Single Season -- (85 in 2013-14)
>> T-2nd -- Most 3-pointers Made in a Game -- 7 vs. Alabama A&M (12/7/13)
>> 4th -- Most Points Scored in a Single Season -- (594 in 2013-14)
>> 5th -- Career Free Throw Percentage (78.1, 253-301)
>> T-5th -- Most Rebounds by a Georgia Tech Freshman (180 in 2013-14)
>> 6th -- Most Points Scored in a Game -- 35 vs. LA Tech (12/30/14)
>> 7th -- Career 3-point Field Goals Made (153)
>> 17th -- Georgia Tech's All-Time Scoring List (1,246)

Career: Became the fastest Yellow Jacket to score 1,000 points, accomplishing the feat in 52 games ... Broke the single-season scoring record at Georgia Tech scoring, 652 points as a sophomore ... Her 18.9 career scoring average is tied for first on the Georgia Tech career list ... Set the single season scoring record for a freshman in both Georgia Tech and ACC history with 594 points and the single season scoring record for a sophomore at Georgia Tech with 652 points ... Her 594 points as a freshman ranks third on GT's all-time list for points in a single season ... Her 85 made 3-pointers as a freshman ranks second on Tech's single season record list ... As a sophomore, finished the season third in scoring in the ACC (19.2 ppg) and atop the conference in scoring in ACC games (19.2 ppg) ... As a freshman, led all ACC Rookies with 18.6 ppg ... Made at least three 3-pointers in 26 career games ... Has seven career double-doubles and has scored in double figures in 60 of her 66 career games ... Has 29 career 20 point games and five career 30 point games ... Has led Georgia Tech in scoring in 37 games in her career ... Scored a career-high 35 points against LA Tech (12/30/14) as a sophomore and grabbed a career-high 14 rebounds vs. Alabama A&M (12/7/13) as a freshman ... Her seven made 3-pointers against Alabama A&M (12/7/13) rank second on Tech's individual single game records ... Four time ACC Rookie of the Week honoree.

2014-15: Continued to rewrite the record books as a sophomore becoming the fastest Yellow Jacket to score 1,000 points, accomplishing the feat in 52 games ... Named First Team All-ACC and the Georgia College Player of the Year by the Atlanta Tipoff Club ... Broke Georgia Tech's single-season scoring record, scoring 652 points during the season ... Led the Jackets in scoring, averaging 19.2 points per game, which was third in the ACC ... Averaged 19.2 points per game in ACC games which led the conference ... Averaged 5.4 rebounds per game, 1.6 assists per game and led the Jackets with 1.5 steals per game ... Her 652 points this season are the most ever by a sophomore at GT in a single season ... Scored at least 30 points in four games and at least 20 in 15 games ... Scored in double digits in 31 games this season and led the Jacket ins scoring in 22 in Made at least three 3-pointers in 10 games ... Sank six 3-pointers against Alabama State (12/17) and Lipscomb (12/29)

Recorded 22 points, nine rebounds and a career-high five assists vs. Morgan State (11/16) ... Had back-to-back 20 point games vs. Georgia (11/23) and Grambling State (11/25) ... Scored 33 points, including six 3-pointers, vs. Alabama State (12/17) ... Netted a career-high 35 points vs. LA Tech (12/30) and was named the Georgia Tech Holiday Tournament MVP ... Led the Jackets to victory with 27 points at Boston College (1/8)... Scored 31 points vs. Pitt (1/18) while shooting 100 percent (8-8) from the foul line ... Totaled 24 points at #6 Notre Dame(1/22) to reach 1,000 career points ... Recorded her fourth 30 point game of the season, scoring 31 at Virginia (1/25)... Scored 24 points and had two assists at Clemson (2/22) ... Led Tech with 24 points in upset vs. #16 Duke (2/26) ... Scored 14 points and grabbed six rebounds vs. UNC (3/5) at the ACC Tournament, breaking GT's single season scoring record ... Led Tech in points (24), rebounds (7) and assists (3) vs. Elon (3/19) in WNIT.

2013-14: Named to the All-ACC Second Team and All-Freshman Team by both the media and coaches ... Led all ACC rookies in scoring with 18.6 ppg and ranks sixth in the ACC ... Has led all ACC rookies in scoring every week this season except two ... Had seven double-doubles and 14 20+ games ... Scored in double-figures every game besides three ... Averaged 2.7 made 3-pointers a game, which ranked fifth in the ACC and led the Yellow Jackets ... Became the third freshman in GT history to scored 500 points in one season ... Her 594 points broke the freshman single season record for both GT and the ACC points and ranks third all-time in GT history ... Named to the ACC Newcomers Watch List by both the coaches and media ... Honored on the early season Naismith Trophy watch list ... Led the Jackets in scoring in the first four games of the season and 15 games overall ... Averaged 18.4 ppg in ACC games ... Named ACC Freshman of the Week following back-to-back double-doubles against Coppin State (20 pts., 11 rebs.) and Western Carolina (20 pts., 10 rebs.) on Nov. 11, 2013 ... Scored 28 points at #4 Tennessee (11/17/13) ... Named to the LIU Turkey Classic Georgia Tech Holiday Tournament All-Tournament Team ... Recorded her third double-double of the season against Alabama A&M (12/7/13) with 29 points and 14 rebounds where she made seven 3-pointers which ranks second on Tech's individual single game record and was then named the ACC Rookie of the Week ... Honored as the ACC Rookie of the Week on Jan. 20 after averaging 25.0 ppg, 4.0 rpg and 3.5 3-pointers a game against Wake Forest and #6 Maryland ... Scored 31 points, a career-high, against Clemson (1/8/14), including six of the Jackets' eight overtime points ... Recorded back to back double-doubles at Pittsburgh (2/3/14), 16 points and 10 rebounds and vs. #13 UNC (2/6/14), 20 points and 10 rebounds ... Led Tech against Virginia (2/14/14), scoring 27 points, including 23 points in the first half and five 3-pointers ... Led Tech against Virginia (3/6/14) in the second round of the ACC Tournament with 28 points.

Prep: Ranked the No. 1 guard in the class of 2013 by ESPN HoopGurlz and the No. 2 overall prospect... Ranked No. 1 overall recruit in 2013 by Peach State Basketball and JumpOffPlus.com... Earned all-state and all-county honors as a freshman, sophomore and junior... Led Norcross to AAAAA state title as a freshman in 2010 and Buford to AA state title as a sophomore in 2011... Played in McDonald's High School All-American Game and WBCA High School All-America Game... Won the 3-point shooting contest as part of the POWERADE Jam Fest during McDonald's High School All-American Game festivities... Won gold medals with USA Basketball at 2012 FIBA U17 World Championships, 2012 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships and 2011 FIBA Americas U16 Championship... Also played in the 2011 FIBA 3x3 U18 World Championships and was invited to USA Basketball tryouts for the 2013 FIBA U19 World Championships... Once scored 43 points in a high school game at Dawson County...

Personal: Born March 15, 1995, in Indianapolis, Ind.... Parents are Antonio and Kendra Davis... Has a twin brother, AJ, who plays at Central Florida... Her father played at UTEP and 12 years in the NBA for the Pacers, Raptors, Bulls and Knicks, and is now an analyst at ESPN... Chose Georgia Tech because of its engineering program, the basketball program and the Tech location... Began playing basketball at age eight... Lists her most memorable athletic accomplishment as playing in the McDonald's High School All-America Game.

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