Kyle Green is entering his 15th season as a member of the UNI Panther men's basketball coaching staff in 2019-20. He is in his third stint as an assistant coach after serving from 2001-2003 and 2006-2011. He was elevated to Associate Head Coach for the UNI men's basketball prior to the 2017-18 season.
Green serves as the recruiting coordinator and works with the Panther post players.
In the 2011-2012 season, Green was the head coach at Wisconsin-Eau Claire - a Division III school in Eau Claire, Wis.
In between his previous two terms as a Panther assistant, Green was an assistant coach at Marquette University in the 2003-2004 season and the head coach of Lewis University, a Division II school in Romeoville, Ill., in the 2004-2005 and 2005-2006 seasons.
Green started his coaching career in 1992 as player/coach of the Frederica (Denmark) Basketball Club. He was named Denmark Serie Coach of the Year after guiding Frederica to a 30-3 record and the Denmark Serie title. He then served as an assistant coach from 1993-1995 at his alma mater, Hamline (Minn.) University. He has also served as an assistant coach at Southwest Minnesota State (1995-1997), and Augustana (S.D.) College (1997-2000) and was head coach at Western State (Colo.) College during the 2000-2001 season.
A native of Minneapolis, Minn., Green received his bachelor’s degree in social studies/psychology from Hamline in 1992. He was a four-year letterwinner for Hamline, earning academic all-conference honors as both a junior and senior.
Green earned his master’s degree in athletic administration from St. Thomas University in 1999.
He and his wife, Michele, are the parents of a son, A.J. (19), and a daughter, Emerson (16). A.J. is a member of the UNI men's basketball team and earned All-MVC honors as a freshman.