Craig Robinson (basketball)

American basketball coach and brother of Michelle Obama

Craig Malcolm Robinson (born April 21, 1962) is an American college basketball coach, basketball executive, and broadcaster. He is a former head men's basketball coach at Oregon State University. His sister is the former U.S. First Lady Michelle Obama. In the 1983 NBA Draft, Robinson was drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers.[1]

Craig Robinson
Robinson in 2008
Biographical details
Born (1962-04-21) April 21, 1962 (age 62)
DeYoung, Illinois, U.S.
Playing career
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1988–1990IIT (asst.)
1999–2000Chicago Lab School
2000–2006Northwestern (asst.)
2008–2014Oregon State
Administrative career (AD unless noted)
2016–2017Milwaukee Bucks (VP, player/org. development)
2017–2020New York Knicks (VP, player/org. development)
Head coaching record
Overall122–128 (.488)

Head coaching record

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Brown Bears (Ivy League) (2006–2008)
2006–07 Brown 11–18 6–8 5th
2007–08 Brown 19–10 11–3 2nd CBI First Round
Brown: 30–28 (.517) 17–11 (.607)
Oregon State Beavers (Pacific-10 / Pac-12 Conference) (2008–2014)
2008–09 Oregon State 18–18 7–11 8th CBI champions
2009–10 Oregon State 14–18 8–10 5th CBI First Round
2010–11 Oregon State 10–19 5–13 9th
2011–12 Oregon State 21–15 7–11 9th CBI Semifinals
2012–13 Oregon State 14–18 4–14 12th
2013–14 Oregon State 16–16 8–10 10th CBI First Round
Oregon State: 93–104 (.469) 39–69 (.362)
Total: 123–132 (.482)

      National champion         Conference regular season champion         Conference tournament champion
      Conference regular season and conference tournament champion       Conference division champion


  1. "Craig Robinson named Ivy League Men's Basketball Coach of the Year by Basketball-U". Brown Bears. March 14, 2007. Archived from the original on February 10, 2008. Retrieved November 9, 2008.

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