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Joseph Michael Stampf (December 16, 1919 – April 20, 1985) was an American professional basketball player and college coach.[1][2] He played for the Chicago American Gears in the National Basketball League during the 1944–45 season and averaged 3.0 points per game.[1][3]

Joseph Stampf
Personal information
Born(1919-12-16)December 16, 1919
Chicago, Illinois
DiedApril 20, 1985(1985-04-20) (aged 65)
Chicago Ridge, Illinois
NationalityAmerican
Listed height6 ft 4 in (1.93 m)
Listed weight210 lb (95 kg)
Career information
High schoolCalumet (Chicago, Illinois)
CollegeChicago (1940–1941)
PositionForward / Center
Career history
As player:
1942–1943Acme Steel
1944–1945Chicago American Gears
As coach:
1957–1975Chicago

Stampf played college basketball at the University of Chicago, where in 1940–41 he led the Big Ten Conference in scoring despite his squad going winless.[2] Years later, he became the program's head coach when he took over in 1957. In 18 seasons, Stampf compiled an overall record of 208–118, which through 2018–19 is the second-most wins in school history.[4]

Head coaching recordEdit

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Chicago Maroons (Independent) (1957–1975)
1957–58 Chicago 11–7
1958–59 Chicago 13–6
1959–60 Chicago 18–4
1960–61 Chicago 19–4
1961–62 Chicago 13–7
1962–63 Chicago 14–5
1963–64 Chicago 5–11
1964–65 Chicago 7–8
1965–66 Chicago 12–4
1966–67 Chicago 9–8
1967–68 Chicago 14–5
1968–69 Chicago 7–10
1969–70 Chicago 3–13
1970–71 Chicago 7–8
1971–72 Chicago 16–4
1972–73 Chicago 15–4
1973–74 Chicago 16–4
1974–75 Chicago 9–6
Total: 208–118 (.638)

      National champion         Postseason invitational champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion


ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Joseph Stampf NBL stats". basketball-reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "Joe Stampf". Peach Basket Society. January 25, 2016. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  3. ^ "Joseph Stampf Statistics". Just Sports Stats. Retrieved June 3, 2019.
  4. ^ "2018–19 Chicago Men's Basketball Media Guide". University of Chicago. 2018. Retrieved June 3, 2019.