Harper Kamp
Harper Kamp

Player Profile

Mesa, Ariz.

High School:
Mountain View HS

Height / Weight:
6-8 / 245




Sami Eleraky Joins Cal Basketball Roster

The Golden Bears add depth to the 2012-13 front court with the Danish center


Awards Abound at Academic Honors Luncheon

Postgraduate Scholarships, Conference Medals Among Presentations at Annual Banquet


Harper Kamp Named Team MVP

The California men's basketball team celebrated the 2011-12 season at its annual awards banquet


Kamp and Gutierrez Earn Pac-12 Academic Honors

Harper Kamp was also this year's Pac-12 Men's Basketball Scholar-Athlete of the Year


Postgame Notes: California vs. South Florida


California vs. South Florida (NCAA Tournament)

California vs. South Florida (NCAA Tournament)


Cal vs. Stanford (Pac-12 Quarterfinals)

Cal vs. Stanford (Pac-12 Quarterfinals)


Cal vs. Stanford (AP - 3/4/12)

Cal vs. Stanford (AP - 3/4/12)


California at Utah Men's Basketball

The Golden Bears earned their sixth straight victory in a 60-46 win over Utah on Thursday, Feb. 23.


Cal vs. Oregon State (AP - 2/18/12)

Cal vs. Oregon State (AP - 2/18/12)

Harper Kamp KPIX-CBS Feature

Returned last season after missing all of 2009-10 with a knee injury ... gives Cal a strong presence in the post ... fundamentally sound player who saw an increased workload two seasons ago ... brings a high degree of intensity ... has a strong internal drive and pays attention to detail ... led his high school team to three Arizona state championships ... a three-time all-state performer who was voted the state Player of the Year as a sophomore in 2005.

As a Junior (2010-11): Second-team All-Pac-10 and second-team NABC all-district selections ... winner of the team's Pete Newell's Coach's Award with Markhuri Sanders-Frison ... Cal's leading scorer for the majority of the season (14.2) and was second in rebounding for most of the campaign (5.6) ... set a new personal best in scoring with 33 points in 55 points in the triple overtime game against Arizona (2/5) ... racked up 11 points vs. Ole Miss in the first round of the NIT despite battling the flu, and followed that with 14 points in the second round at Colorado ... solid from the free throw line all season, paced the Bears from the charity stripe with a season average of 81 percent (129-158) ... also secured his second double-double against the Wildcats (personal-best-tying 10 rebounds) ... boasted his third double-double vs. USC (2/17) - 16 points, 10 rebounds ... notched a then-career-high 25 points against New Mexico... led Cal in scoring at Iowa State with 14 points, part of his first career double-double (10 rebounds) ... also set a new career high in blocks (3) and tied his personal best in assists (5) vs. the Cyclones ... posted 20 points against Southern Miss., shooting 7-for-7 from the field and 6-for-6 from the free throw line ... registered his third 20-point performance, along with a team-high seven rebounds and two steals vs. Washington ... turned in his fourth, and second straight, 20-point outing in the next game at UCLA, scoring a team-best 21 points ... earned his sixth 20-point outing vs. Stanford (3/5) with an even 20 points ... just missed a double-double against Hartford (19 points, 9 rebounds), including shooting 6-for-7 from the field and a clean 7-for-7 from the free throw line ...just missed a double-double at Arizona State (10 points,9 rebounds) and at Washington State (17 points, nine rebounds) ... against Oregon and Oregon State, shot 11-for-16 from the field and 9-for-11 from the free throw line ... amassed 12 points and seven rebounds in 30 minutes of action against Cal State Northridge ... tied his personal best in assists with five against UC Davis ... paced Cal in scoring against Temple in the Old Spice Classic with 13 points ... one of three Bears to tally a game-high seven rebounds against Arizona State (2/3).

(2009-10): Redshirted due to a lingering knee injury after having surgery following the 2008-09 season.

As a Sophomore (2008-09): Kamp was an important factor in Cal's success last season, despite playing with a painful knee that was still recovering from offseason surgery ... made his first career start at Oregon State ... recorded career bests in points (18) at Oregon, rebounds (8) vs. Stanford and assists (5) vs. Arizona ... set a then-season-best mark in points with 12 at Utah, going 5-for-10 from the floor, and also collected three rebounds ... shooting percentage in Pac-10 games was .528 (28-for-53) ... at Oregon, he was 6-for-7 from the field and a perfect 6-for-6 from the free throw line to secure the career-high night in scoring (18) ... previous to his impressive performance at Oregon, he notched 11 points in the game before vs. Stanford, going 5-for-7 from the charity stripe and a clean 3-for-3 from the field to go with his career-high eight rebounds ... posted seven boards vs. Arizona ... in the season opener against Pacific, corralled six rebounds ... secured five boards against Nevada, DePaul and North Carolina A&T ... appeared in every game.

As a Freshman (2007-08): Earned honorable mention Pac-10 All-Freshman notice after contributing 4.4 ppg and 2.5 rpg ... saw action in all 33 games ... shot 49.1 percent from the floor, No. 10 on Cal's all-time freshman list ... his best outing was against Jackson State on Dec. 5 when he finished with 16 points (5-7 FG, 1-1 3P, 5-6 FT), five rebounds and two assists ... also connected on three-pointers vs. Long Beach State and UCLA ... played well in Cal's win over Missouri with 11 points, four rebounds and two assists in 16 minutes ... added eight points in only 10 minutes against North Dakota State in the Golden Bear Classic ... scored a Pac-10-high eight points in a home win over Oregon State on Feb. 7 and added seven points at Arizona State and Stanford ... shot 60.9 percent from the floor vs. non-conference competition.

High School: Averaged 18.4 ppg, 7.9 rpg and 4.1 apg as a senior ... shot 71.5 percent from the floor and 75.7 percent from the free throw line ... rated the No. 7 center in the West by Scout.com ... scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in state final vs. St. Mary's HS of Phoenix to help Mountain View HS become the first school in 46 years to capture Arizona state titles three years in a row ... missed much of the early part of his junior season with a broken foot, but still recovered to be voted the regional Player of the Year... also a first-team all-state selection ... due to limited minutes during his first games back from injury, averaged 10 ppg, 6 rpg and 3 apg during the campaign ... as a sophomore in 2004-05, averaged 15.0 ppg and 7.0 rpg and was the regional and state Player of the Year, helping Mountain View to a 32-1 record.

Personal: Harper Kamp ... born Sept. 3, 1988, in Mesa, Ariz. ... parents are Lane and Nicole Kamp ... interests include playing chess ... has a younger brother, Sam, and two younger sisters, Stevie and Snow ... cousin, Dallas Ranch, played basketball at Southern Utah, finishing his collegiate career in 2004 ... American studies major.

Career Highs
Points: 33 vs. Arizona, Feb. 5, 2011
Rebounds: 10 many times, last vs. USC, Feb. 17, 2011
Assists: 5 many times, last at Iowa State, Dec. 4, 2010
Blocks: 3 at Iowa State, Dec. 4, 2010
Steals: 2 many times, last vs. Arizona, Feb. 5, 2011

Career Statistics

Year G-Gs Min Fg-Fga Pct 3p-3pa Pct Ft-Fta Pct Reb Avg Pf-D Ast To Blk St Tp Avg
2008 33-0 427 53-108 .491 3-8 .375 35-48 .729 83 2.5 71-1 33 26 6 12 144 4.4
2009 33-1 653 49-99 .495 0-1 .000 29-44 .659 106 3.2 81-3 33 31 11 15 127 3.8
2010 INJ (knee)
Total 99-34 2165 271-527 .514 5-19 .263 193-250 .772 373 3.7 244-6 121 132 26 46 740 7.4
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