Justine Pissott - Women's Basketball - Vanderbilt University Athletics

#13 Justine Pissott


Class Junior
Height 6-4
Hometown Toms River, N.J.
High School Red Bank Catholic
Major Undeclared

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As a Sophomore (2023-24)

  • Appeared in 33 games and made 28 starts in her first season at Vanderbilt
  • Averaged 6.8 points per game and made a team-high 52 3-pointers
  • Averaged a team-best 1.6 made 3-point field goals per game
  • Registered double-digit points in eight games
  • Scored a career-high 17 points against Dayton (Dec. 20)
  • Made three or more 3-pointers in nine games
  • Shot 35.6 percent from behind the arc (80-of-225)
  • Made a career-high five 3-pointers against Dayton (Dec. 20)

As a Freshman – at Tennessee (2022-23)

  • Played 27 games as a true freshman at Tennessee
  • Tied for seventh on the team with 12 made 3-point field goals
  • Scored a career-best 14 points against UCF (12/14/22), hitting a career-high three 3-pointers against the Golden Knights
  • Averaged 6.9 minutes per game
  • Scored all nine of her points against Wofford by sinking three 3-point field goals in a minute of game time.
  • Handed out a career-high four assists against Wright State (12/11/22)
  • Helped Tennessee win a pair of NCAA Tournament games against Saint Louis (First Round) and Toledo (Second Round)

USA Basketball

  • Won a gold medal with the 2022 USA U18 National Team at the FIBA U18 Women’s Americas Championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
  • Averaged 6.0 points, 3.5 rebounds and 2.8 assists in a reserve role as the USA went 6-0.
  • Scored in double figures twice, firing in 13 vs. Puerto Rico in Group play and knocking down four treys to net 12 points vs. Brazil in the semifinal round.
  • Played with the Philadelphia Belles AAU program.

The Pissott File

  • Transferred to Vanderbilt after one season at Tennessee
  • 11-ranked overall player, No. 2 wing, in the 2022 espnW Top 100
  • Ranked as a five star prospect by espnW
  • USA TODAY High School Sports ranked her the No. 11 overall prospect in the class of 2022
  • 14-ranked overall player, No. 2 wing in the nation, by ProspectsNation.com
  • Ranked No. 27 overall by BlueStar Basketball and No. 32 by All Star Girls Report
  • McDonald’s All-American (2022)
  • WBCA All-American (2022)
  • 2022 Jordan Brand Classic participant
  • Two-time Jersey Mike’s Naismith Girls’ High School Trophy Watch List (2021 & 2022)
  • Rose Classic Super Jam Tournament MVP (2022)
  • 2022 Central Division Player of the Year
  • 2022 Central Division First Team
  • Two-time All-Shore Conference First Team (2021 & 2022)
  • Scored 1,058 points in 76 career games at Red Bank Catholic High School
  • Hit a RBCHS record 182 career 3-point field goals
  • Averaged 17.4 points, 7.2 rebounds, 3.5 assists, 1.5 steals and 1.4 blocks as a senior
  • Led Red Bank to a 23-4 overall record during her final season with the Caseys, guiding them to a semifinals appearance at the 2022 NJSIAA Girls Basketball State Championships
  • Full name is Justine P. Pissott
  • Born on Feb. 4, 2004, in Brick, N.J.
  • Has a twin sister, Georgia (Gia), who plays basketball at the U.S. Naval Academy, and a younger brother, Robby
  • Plays the saxophone
  • Also played soccer in high school
  • Majoring in sport management
  • Recipient of the Emily Yoakum Winners’ Circle Scholarship for Forwards.