Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
R.J. Evans
Assistant Coach
Coach Info:
Position: Assistant Coach
Hometown: Salem, Conn.
High School: Norwich Free Academy
Alma Mater: Holy Cross
Graduating Year: 2012
Experience: 1st Year
Phone: 508-793-2323

R.J. Evans is in his first season as an assistant coach on the College of the Holy Cross men’s basketball staff in 2019-2020.

Evans returned to the Crusaders after spending the 2018-2019 season as an assistant coach at North Carolina-Asheville. He was previously an assistant coach at Louisville in 2017-2018, helping the Cardinals to an overall record of 22-14 and a trip to the National Invitation Tournament quarterfinals. Evans also spent two years as a graduate assistant at Texas (2015-2017) and one year as an assistant coach at Nichols (2014-2015).

A 2012 graduate of Holy Cross with a bachelor’s degree in economics, Evans scored 1,200 career points for the Crusaders and was named the 2009 Patriot League Rookie of the Year. He then played one post-graduate season at Connecticut in 2012-2013. Evans received a master’s degree in educational psychology from Connecticut in 2013 and a master’s degree in kinesiology from Texas in 2017.