University of Iowa Athletics
Assistant Coach

Abby Stamp

Bio

Abby (Emmert) Stamp is in her 11th year with the Iowa women’s basketball program. After spending eight seasons as Iowa’s director of operations, and two seasons as director of player development, Stamp was promoted to assistant coach in 2019. Stamp is responsible for off-campus recruiting and coaches the perimeter players for the Hawkeyes. She is also responsible for film breakdown and scouting.

THE STAMP FILE 

  • Worked closely with Iowa student-athletes, helping them develop into strong leaders and role models in the Iowa City community
  • Assisted the basketball staff in the day-to-day activities of the program
  • Iowa’s chief scheduler, helping to build one of the most exciting and demanding schedules in the country

AS A STUDENT-ATHLETE

  • Stamp was a member of the Iowa women’s basketball team from 2005-08
  • Named team co-captain in 2008
  • Helped lead the Hawkeyes to a 2008 Big Ten regular season championship
  • Received the Dr. Christine Grant Leadership Award for women’s basketball in 2008
  • Stamp played in 123 career games as a Hawkeye, including 22 starts
  • Her 123 games played are the tied for the fourth-most of any player in Iowa women’s basketball history
  • Scored 299 career points, collected 144 rebounds and dished out 177 assists
  • She scored a career-high 17 points against Iowa State as a junior in 2006

PERSONAL

  • A native of Winterset, Iowa 
  • Graduated with a communications studies degree from Iowa in 2008
  • Worked for the United Way of East Central Iowa before taking over as director of basketball operations 
  • Stamp married her husband, Quinn, in the summer of 2015. They have one daughter, Mavis.