3 - Justin Burrell
Justin Burrell
Height: 5-9
Weight: 165
Year: So.
Hometown: Dumfries, Va.
High School: Potomac
Position: G

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• Will serve as one of the team's tri-captains this season
• Returns to the starting lineup at point guard
• A true point guard who is very quick and handles the ball well
• Can make the open jump shot, and also create off the dribble and get into the lane
• Has outstanding speed
• Can provide a spark on the defensive end, with his ability to pressure the basketball

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2011-2012:
• Selected as the Patriot League Rookie of the Year, in addition to being named to the Patriot League All-Rookie team
• Named to the College Insider Mid-Major Freshman All-America team
• Earned Patriot League Rookie of the Week honors three times (on Dec. 5, Feb. 13 and Feb. 20)
• Started all 29 games on the season
• Averaged 7.4 points, 3.7 assists, 2.0 rebounds and 0.8 steals per contest
• Hit 77.4 percent of his free throws (65 of 84), and posted a 1.71-to-1 assist-to-turnover ratio
• Ranked second in the Patriot League in assists, third in assist-to-turnover ratio, ninth in free throw percentage and 27th in scoring
• Finished 145th in nation in assist-to-turnover ratio and 193th in assists
• Led the team in assists 19 times, in steals six times, in scoring twice and in rebounding once
• Scored in double-figures 10 times on the season
• Led the team with 17 points, four rebounds and four assists at Navy
• Had 16 points, three rebounds and two assists in the win at Lafayette
• Led the team with 15 points and three assists in the win over Bucknell, and received the Martin J. O’Malley Award as the Most Valuable Player of Holy Cross’ Winter Homecoming Game
• Had 15 points, six assists, two rebounds and two steals at Providence
• Recorded 13 points and two assists in the victory over New Hampshire
• Totaled 12 points, six assists, four rebounds and two steals in the victory over San Francisco
• Recorded 10 points, five assists and two rebounds in the win at Colgate
• Posted 10 points, six assists and two steals in the win over Sacred Heart
• Finished with 10 points, six assists and three rebounds vs. Hartford
• Had 10 points, three assists and two steals at the College of Charleston
• Finished with nine points and two assists at American
• Posted eight points, three boards and three assists in win over American
• Had eight points, seven assists and three rebounds in win over Lehigh

HIGH SCHOOL:
• Played one postgraduate year for head coach Ed Huckaby at Fishburne Military School in Waynesboro, Va.
• Graduated from Potomac High School in 2010, where he played for head coach Keith Honore
• During his senior season at Potomac, averaged 20.0 points, 8.0 assists and 4.0 steals per game
• Earned second team All-State honors, and was also a second team All-Metro selection by the Washington Post in 2009-2010
• Named the 2009-2010 Cardinal District Player of the Year
• Played in the Capitol Classic and the Virginia State All-Star Game
• Also played AAU ball for Boo Williams and D.C. Assault

PERSONAL:
• Has not yet declared a major