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Kaela Davis
Kaela Davis

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Suwanee, Ga.

High School:
Buford HS

Height:
6-2

Position:
Guard



07/24/2014

#TGW: Q&A With Kaela Davis

The future of Georgia Tech Women's Hoops talks about the program and the WNBA

03/23/2014

#TGW: Embracing The Challenge

The Jackets have a tall order with Sunday's NCAA game at LSU

03/23/2014

#TGW: Starting Five: Georgia Tech (20-11) vs. LSU (19-12)

Yellow Jackets out to tame Bayou Bengals in Louisville Regional First-Round Game

03/10/2014

Coaches Name Marshall to All-ACC First Team, Davis to Second Team

Marshall was named to the All-ACC First Team and All-ACC Defensive Team by the ACC's head coaches

03/04/2014

Marshall, Davis Garner All-ACC Honors

Senior Tyaunna Marshall was named First Team All-ACC for the second consecutive year

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

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)

Career: Set the single season scoring record for a freshman in both Georgia Tech and ACC history with 594 points ... Her 594 points 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 freshman, led all ACC Rookies with 18.6 ppg ... Made at least three 3-pointers in 16 games ... Has seven career double-doubles and has scored in double figures in 29 of her 32 career games ... Has 14 career 20 point games ... 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.

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 Tennessee... 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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