December 5, 1955 |
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|Head coaching record|
|Accomplishments and honors|
|3× Summit League Tournament champions (2005, 2010, 2011)
4× Summit League regular season champions (2000, 2010, 2011, 2017)
|4× Summit League Coach of the Year (2000, 2007, 2010, 2011)|
Greg Charles Kampe (born December 5, 1955) is an American college basketball coach and the current head men's basketball coach at Oakland University. He guided the Golden Grizzlies to their first NCAA Division I tournament and tournament win in 2005. Through the 2015–16 season, he has compiled a 558–415 (.573) record in 32 seasons at Oakland University.
Kampe is one of nine Division I basketball coaches who have been at the same school for at least 25 seasons. Kampe is the third longest-tenured Division I head coach, behind Jim Boeheim and Mike Krzyzewski. Kampe won The Summit League's coach of the year four times, the most recent being in 2010 and 2011.
Kampe won his 500th career game January 26, 2013.
NBA player development
Since he took over as head coach at Oakland, three players have made the National Basketball Association.
- Rawle Marshall played at Oakland from 2002–2005. He was undrafted and played for the Dallas Mavericks and Indiana Pacers.
- Keith Benson played at Oakland from 2007–2011. He was drafted in second round by the Atlanta Hawks and played for Golden State Warriors.
- Kay Felder played at Oakland from 2013-2016. He was drafted in second round by the Atlanta Hawks, but was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers on draft night.
Head coaching record
Through 2016–17 season
|Oakland Golden Grizzlies (Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) (1984–1997)|
|1993–94||Oakland||21–10||11–7||4th||NCAA D-II Regional Fourth Place|
|1994–95||Oakland||20–9||12–6||2nd||NCAA D-II First Round|
|1995–96||Oakland||21–8||13–5||T–1st||NCAA D-II First Round|
|1996–97||Oakland||24–7||14–3||1st (South)||NCAA D-II Sweet 16|
|Oakland (GLIAC):||237–135 (.637)||128–87 (.595)|
|Oakland Golden Grizzlies (NCAA Division II independent) (1997–1999)|
|Oakland (Div. II independent):||15–12 (.556)|
|Oakland Golden Grizzlies (Mid-Continent Conference/The Summit League) (1999–2013)|
|2004–05||Oakland||13–19||7–9||T–5th||NCAA Round of 64|
|2008–09||Oakland||23–13||13–5||3rd||CIT Second Round|
|2009–10||Oakland||26–9||17–1||1st||NCAA Round of 64|
|2010–11||Oakland||25–10||17–1||1st||NCAA Round of 64|
|2012–13||Oakland||16–17||10–6||4th||CIT First Round|
|Oakland (MCC/Summit):||242–204 (.543)||147–81 (.645)|
|Oakland Golden Grizzlies (Horizon League) (2013–present)|
|2014–15||Oakland||16–17||11–5||T–3rd||CIT First Round|
|2015–16||Oakland||23–12||13–5||T–2nd||Vegas 16 Runners-up|
|2016–17||Oakland||25–9||14–4||T–1st||NIT Second Round|
|Oakland (Horizon):||77–58 (.570)||45–23 (.662)|
National champion Postseason invitational champion
- "Greg Kampe biograph". Oakland University. Retrieved July 3, 2013.
- "It's Gordon's night for Hoosiers in victory". Associated Press. December 10, 2013. Retrieved December 11, 2013.
- Kampe, Paul (January 26, 2013). "Oakland University coach Greg Kampe picks up win No. 500". The Oakland Press. Retrieved July 3, 2013.
- "GLIAC Men's Basketball All-Time Standings" (PDF). Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. 2012. Retrieved 13 January 2014.