David Kiefer

David Kiefer (born September 16, 1984)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Southeastern Louisiana Lions
Current conference: Southland Conference
Southeastern Louisiana record: 68-87 (.439)
Overall record: 68-87 (.439)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2019-present Southeastern Louisiana
2016-2019 Southeastern Louisiana (assoc. HC)
2015-2016 Southeastern Louisiana (asst)
2014-2015 South Carolina (video)
2013-2014 Northwest Florida State (asst)
2012-2013 Jones County JC (asst)
2010-2011 UCF (video)
2006-2008 Kansas State (student manager)
2005-2006 Cincinnati (student manager)

David Kiefer Facts

  • David Kiefer
  • Born September 16, 1984
  • Hometown: St. Petersburg, Florida
  • Alma Mater: Kansas State University (BS, 2007) / Salem International University (MS, 2013)
  • Started on the coaching path as a student manager at Cincinnati under Andy Kennedy
    • Transferred to Kansas State to finish his degree; served as a student manager under both Bob Huggins and Frank Martin
  • Continued coaching after graduation, serving as JV head coach and a varsity assistant at St. Mary’s Ryken HS (MD)
  • Spent one year as a volunteer video assistant on Donnie Jones‘ first staff at UCF
  • After one year each assisting at Arlington Country Day HS (FL), Jones County JC (MS) and Northwest Florida State, Kiefer reunited with Martin as a video assistant for one season at South Carolina
  • First arrived at Southeastern Louisiana in 2015, spending the following season as an assistant under Jay Ladner
    • Elevated to associate head coach the following year, serving in that role for three seasons
  • Named interim head coach at SELU in April 2019 after Ladner’s departure to Southern Miss, then had interim tag removed in July
    • Through five seasons, Kiefer is 68-87 with one postseason appearance (2022 TBC)

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