Women's Basketball

Rayte'a Long - 44


Dayton, Ohio

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Countdown to Tipoff: Rayte'a Long

A closer look at the sophomore from Ohio


Behind the Dores - Episode Five



Frosh receive valuable tourney experience

By Ryan Schulz


VU to face No. 7 UK in quarterfinals

Commodores and Wildcats tipoff at 5:00 p.m. CT on SportSouth.


VU set for SEC Tournament

Commodores open 2013 postseason with Missouri.


WBB vs. Mississippi State

Vandy defeated MSU 78-62 at Memorial Gymnasium. Photos by Anne Rayner. (1/11/15)


WBB vs. Saint Louis (11/24/14)

WBB vs. Saint Louis (11/24/14). Photos by Anne Rayner


WBB vs. Belmont (11/14/14)

Women's basketball vs. Belmont. (11/14/14) Photos by Joe Howell


Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee (Dubois)

Photos from Vanderbilt's 74-63 win over Tennessee on Jan. 12, 2014.


Vanderbilt vs. Georgia (John Russell)

Vanderbilt upset No. 19/18 Georgia in a 66-58 victory at Memorial Gymnasium on Jan. 2, 2014.

2013-14 (Sophomore): Provided depth in the post, playing in 26 games and averaging 1.8 points and 2.3 rebounds per game. ... Logged two minutes of playing time in loss to Florida on Feb. 27. ... Saw three minutes of action in loss to Alabama on Feb. 23. ... Collected two rebounds in win over Arkansas on Feb. 20. ... Had one rebound in loss to Miss. State on Feb. 16. ... Scored four points in loss to Auburn on Feb. 13. ... Had two rebounds in loss to Tennessee on Feb. 10. ... Scored four points in win over Texas A&M on Feb. 2. ... Played six minutes in loss to Missouri on Jan. 30 . .. Had four points and two rebounds in loss to South Carolina on Jan. 26. ... Played two minutes in win over Ole Miss on Jan. 16. ... Played eight minutes in win over Tennessee on Jan. 12. ... Had three rebounds and two points in win over Auburn on Jan. 9 ... Had two points and five rebounds in loss to South Carolina on Jan. 5. ... Pulled down three rebounds in four minutes of action in win over Georgia on Jan. 2. ... Had two points in win over UAB on Dec. 30. ... Had two points in win over UNC Asheville on Dec. 21. ... Had six points in 12 minutes of action in win over James Madison on Dec. 18. ... Scored four points in win over Hartford on Dec. 15. ... Saw five minutes of action and pulled down one rebound in win over ETSU on Dec. 3. ... Logged seven minutes of action in win over Elon on Nov. 29. ... Scored four points in five minutes of action in win over Dayton on Nov. 24. ... Notched a pair of rebounds in 10 minutes of action in a road loss to Duke on Nov. 21. ... Played 12 minutes and scored two points in loss to Marquette on Nov. 17. ... Had five points and two rebounds in win over Delaware State on Nov. 14. ... Set a new career high by pulling down nine rebounds in win over Western Kentucky on Nov. 11. .. Scored a career-high eight points against Appalachian State on Nov. 8.

2012-13 (Freshman): Played in 25 games during her rookie campaign, averaging 1.2 points and 1.3 rebounds...Grabbed four rebounds and hit on two late free throws to help seal the victory at Florida...Pulled down five rebounds at No. 12/10 Tennessee...Recorded eight points and grabbed five rebounds in her first SEC game against Mississippi State, both career highs...Scored four points at a key stretch last in the first half at Western Kentucky...Hit all four foul shots against Tennessee Tech...Had one point and one rebound against Austin Peay...Scored two points in her first career action against UAB.

High School (Chaminade): Averaged 15 points and eight rebounds a game as a senior at Chaminade Julienne High School ... Played for Mandy Myers and Alan Hoskins at Chaminade ... earned First Team All-Area and All-Conference honors as a senior ... Helped Chaminade to district and conference championships three-straight seasons (2010-12) ... Averaged 11.9 points and 7.9 rebounds as a junior, while helping Chaminade to the Ohio District II regional finals ... Played AAU basketball for the Ohio Glory.

Academics: Majoring in technology, management and society

Personal: Daughter of Kevin Long and Rachel Thompson ... Has one brother, Kevin ... Favorite basketball player is Steve Nash ... Favorite sport other than basketball is track and field ... Favorite movie is The Lion King ... Chose Vanderbilt over Hampton and Houston ... Born January 3, 1994, in Dayton, Ohio.

Why Vanderbilt?
"Vanderbilt is the perfect combination of academics and athletics. It's my home away from home."

Career Highs
Points: 8 (2x) last Appalachian State (11/8/13)
FG Made: 3 Appalachian State (11/8/13)
FG Atts: 7 Appalachian State (11/8/13)
3FG Made: 0 N/A
3FG Atts: 1 vs. Marquette (11/17/13)
FT Made: 4 (3x) last vs. Dayton (11/24/13)
FT Atts: 6 vs. Mississippi State (1/3/13)
Rebounds: 9 vs. Western Kentucky (1/11/13)
Assists: 2 (4x) vs. Miss. State (2/16/14)
Blocks: 1 Appalachian State (11/8/13)
Steals: 2 at Western Kentucky (12/4/12)
Minutes: 19 Auburn (2/28/13)

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