Aaron Galletta

Aaron Galletta

  • Title:
    Head Men's Basketball Coach/Athletic Facilities Coordinator
  • Phone:
    617-243-2188
  • Email:
    agalletta@lasell.edu
  • Previous College:
    Union College '02

Aaron Galletta is in his 15th season as Lasell's head men's basketball coach in 2020-21. He took over as head coach in 2006 after serving as an assistant from 2004-06.

Under Galletta’s direction, the Lasers have accumulated a 186-195 record, including a 138-94 mark in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC), and advanced to the GNAC playoffs in 12 of his 14 seasons. The Lasers captured the GNAC championship in 2008, earning an NCAA Tournament appearance, and advanced to the GNAC Championship game in 2017.

Galletta has coached 18 All-Conference players, two Player of the Year honorees, two All-Region players, two Josten's Trophy Finalists, and a Lasell and GNAC Hall of Fame Inductee.

Galletta graduated from Union College in 2002 as the program's all-time leading scorer with 1,949 career points.  He led the Dutchmen as a senior to the second round of the NCAA Tournament, garnering a number of regional and national honors. He was named an NABC Second Team All-American, a D3Hoops.com Third Team All-American as well as being chosen the ECAC Upstate NY Player of the Year.

 

Career Record

Year Overall Conference      Post-Season         
2006-07  16-12 11-3 NAC NAC Semifinals - ECAC Quarterfinals
2007-08  20-9 14-4 GNAC GNAC Champions - NCAA First Round
2008-09  19-10 14-4 GNAC GNAC Semifinals - ECAC Semifinals
2009-10  11-16 8-10 GNAC GNAC Semifinals
2010-11   6-19 5-13 GNAC  
2011-12  13-14 11-7 GNAC GNAC Semifinals
2012-13   6-19 5-13 GNAC  
2013-14  18-12 12-6 GNAC GNAC Semifinals - ECAC Championship
2014-15  10-16 9-9 GNAC GNAC Quarterfinals
2015-16  18-9  14-4 GNAC GNAC Semifinals
2016-17  19-9 14-4 GNAC GNAC Runner-up
2017-18   13-14 10-6 GNAC  GNAC Semifinals 
2018-19   7-19 5-6 GNAC GNAC Quarterfinals 
2019-20 10-17  6-5 GNAC  GNAC Semifinals 
       
Total  186-195 138-94