30 Emerson Kampen
30 Emerson Kampen
Height: 6-8
Weight: 208
Year: Junior
Hometown: Muncie, Ind.
High School: Yorktown
Position: C

Quick Hits:
•Played in 20 games in 2011-12.
•One of five current Butler players who were on both Final Four teams.
•Earned a spot on Butler’s roster as a walk-on in 2008-09.

2011-12 Highlights:
Saw five minutes of action in the Bulldogs’ opening exhibition game against Northern State...played nine minutes in Butler’s exhibition game against Franklin...played briefly in each of Butler’s first four regular season games...grabbed a career-high two rebounds and added one assist and one blocked shot in a career-high eight minutes against Oakland City...had one assist in a brief appearance against Detroit at Hinkle Fieldhouse...pulled down one rebound and had an assist in two minutes against Indiana State.

2010-11 Highlights:
Saw action in both Butler preseason exhibition games...played in 15 total games...had a rebound, an assist and a steal in Butler’s season-opener against Marian...played four minutes, including three in the first half, at Valparaiso...grabbed a rebound in five minutes of action against UIC...had a steal in three minutes at UIC.

2009-10:  Played in eight games...saw first collegiate action and came up with one steal at Ball State...grabbed first collegiate rebound in Butler’s home victory over Green Bay...recorded first collegiate assist in Butler’s home win over Youngstown State...grabbed a rebound and scored first collegiate points with a field goal at UIC...had a steal in two minutes against Wright State in the title game of the 2010 Speedway Horizon League Men’s Basketball Championship.

2008-09: Sat out initial season as a redshirt.

High School: Honorable mention Indiana Basketball Coaches Association (IBCA) All-State as a senior...HM A.P. All-State in 2007-08...McDonald's All-American nominee...three-year All-County performer...three-time All-Conference selection...team captain as a senior...chosen to the North Team for the Indiana North-South All-Star Classic...selected to play in the "Hoosiers" Reunion All-Star Classic in Knightstown, Indiana, and wound up leading the "Terhune Tigers" in scoring with 20 points...named to the Hoosier Basketball Magazine "Top 100 Seniors" in 2007-08...chosen for the Hoosier Basketball Magazine "Top 60 Senior Boys Workout" in the spring of 2008...averaged 14.9 points and 7.3 rebounds as a senior...ranked among the Indiana state leaders in field goal shooting with a .565 mark...posted a prep high game of 29 points on three different occasions...had a top rebounding effort of 21 against Greenfield Central as a senior...helped lead Yorktown to an 18-5 record in 2007-08...finished his basketball career as Yorktown's third all-time leading scorer...four-year varsity basketball letterwinner...High School Coach: Judd Moulton.