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Justin Burrell

Dumfries, Va.

Assistant Coach

Alma Mater:
Holy Cross '15

Justin  Burrell


2017-18 Men's Basketball Season Preview

Leopards look to continue upward trend and compete for a title this winter


Burrell Joins Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

Former Holy Cross point guard takes over for Matt Blue on Leopards' sideline


Lafayette vs. St. Peter's

Lafayette Men's Basketball vs. St. Peter's


Lafayette Men's Basketball visits Cheston Elementary

Men's Basketball at Cheston Elementary

Justin Burrell is in his third season with the Maroon and White.

As a four-year starting point guard in the Patriot League for Holy Cross, Burrell was a standout player on the court, earning Rookie of the Year honors in 2012. He scored 1,143 career points for the Crusaders and left atop the Holy Cross record books in game started at 119.

Burrell was a three-year captain for Holy Cross and sits in the top-10 of the Crusader record books in games started, single-season free-throw percentage (1st, 91.3%, 2012-13), career free-throw percentage (3rd, 83.2%), career three-point field goals (6th, 140) and career assists (8th, 414).

Since graduating from Holy Cross in 2015, Burrell began his coaching career at The Millwood School in Midlothian, Va. (2015-16) and The Hun School of Princeton in Princeton, N.J. (2016). He was also an Intern Coach and Development Coordinator for the U15 squad of Team Loaded in Richmond, Va. (2015-16). At both Millwood and The Hun School, he served as an assistant coach, while he also took on the added responsibility of Video Coordinator during his move to Princeton.