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    SEC Legend: Auburn's Joe Ciampi

    Joe Ciampi
    Women’s Basketball (Coach)
    1979-2004
     
    A member of the Women’s Basketball Hall of Fame, Joe Ciampi totaled a career record of 607-213, including a 568-203 mark as Auburn’s head coach from 1979-2004. He led the Tigers to 16 NCAA Tournaments, including sev¬en Sweet 16 appearances and three-straight trips to the national championship game. Three times he was named the National Coach of the Year while also earning three SEC Coach of the Year honors. Ciampi coached the Tigers to four SEC regular-season titles and four SEC Tournament championships. Under his tutelage, Auburn players gained All-SEC honors 39 times as well Academic All-SEC acclaim 30 times. Most recently, he was an assistant coach with the Atlanta Dream, helping guide the team to the 2013 WNBA Finals.