Chipola College Athletic Director Jeff Johnson announced Tuesday, March 17, the newest Chipola men’s basketball coach.
Bret Campbell comes to Marianna having served as an assistant coach at Austin Peay State University from 2009 to 2014. He also served as head men’s basketball coach at the University of Tennessee at Martin from 1999 to 2009. He was named the Ohio Valley Conference Coach of the Year for the 2008-09 season.
Campbell served assistant coaching stints at Austin Peay, Central Florida, Birmingham-Southern and Kennesaw State. Campbell started his coaching career in 1983 as a graduate assistant at Valdosta State University.
A native of Anderson, Indiana, Campbell played basketball at Valdosta State, and was a three-year starter at guard. He left the school as their all-time career leader in assists.