Campbell Fighting Camels basketball
The Campbell Fighting Camels basketball team is the men's basketball team that represent the Campbell University in Buies Creek, North Carolina. The school's team currently competes in the Big South Conference. The team's most recent appearance in the NCAA Division I Men's Basketball Tournament was in 1992. After struggling for several seasons, the Fighting Camels finally broke through in the 2009–2010 season. Campbell tied for first in the regular season Atlantic Sun standings. However, their bid for an NCAA Tournament bid came up short, as they were eliminated in the Atlantic Sun Conference Tournament.
|Campbell Fighting Camels|
|Head coach||Kevin McGeehan (6th season)|
|Location||Buies Creek, North Carolina|
|Arena||John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center |
|Colors||Black and Orange|
|NCAA Tournament Appearances|
|Conference Tournament Champions|
|Conference Regular Season Champions|
Big South: 2019
NCAA Tournament results
|1992||#16||First Round||#1 Duke||L 56–82|
The Fighting Camels have appeared in one National Invitation Tournament. Their combined record is 0-1.
|2019||First Round||UNC Greensboro||L 69-84|
The Fighting Camels have appeared in one CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament (CIT). Their record is 2–1.
The Fighting Camels have appeared in the College Basketball Invitational (CBI) one time. Their record is 2–1.
NAIA tournament results
The Fighting Camels have appeared in the NAIA Tournament two times. Their combined record is 4–2.
|1970||First Round||Jackson State||L 65–89|
National Championship Game
Southwestern Oklahoma State
- Cumberland County Civic Center in Fayetteville, North Carolina (116 games; 1968–1997)
- Raleigh Civic Center in Raleigh, North Carolina (19 games; 1978–1982)
- Crown Coliseum in Fayetteville, North Carolina (4 games; 1997–1999)
- Harnett Central HS (6 games; 1977–1980)
- South Johnston HS (2 games; 1976–1977)
- Cape Fear HS (1 game; 1969–1970)
- Records incomplete before 1951
|Season||Head Coach||Overall Record||Conf. Record||Postseason|
|Junior College Status|
|Senior College Status NAIA|
|1968–69||Fred McCall & Danny Roberts||20–10|
|NCAA Division I Independent|
|Big South Conference (First Tenure)|
|1991–92||Billy Lee||19–12||7–7||NCAA First Round|
|Atlantic Sun Conference|
|Big South Conference (Second Tenure)|
|2016–17||Kevin McGeehan||19–18||7–11||CIT Quarterfinals|
|2017–18||Kevin McGeehan||18–16||10–8||CBI Semifinals|
|TOTAL OVERALL RECORD: 909–950 (.489)|
|TOTAL JUNIOR COLLEGE RECORD: 162–74 (.686)|
|TOTAL NAIA RECORD: 264–179 (.596)|
|TOTAL NCAA DIVISION I RECORD: 483–697 (.409)|
- "Color Palette | Campbell University". Retrieved July 16, 2019.