Scooter Barry

Born into an NBA family, Scooter is the oldest son of Bay Area and NBA Legend, Rick Barry. Rick’s Top 50 / Hall of Fame genes were also passed along to his three younger brothers, Jon, Brent and Drew who all played in the NBA. As a family the Barrys have combined for 66 professional seasons, 3 NBA championships, 1 NCAA championship, and 1 NBA Slam Dunk title. The youngest half-brother, Canyon just graduated from Florida as the second leading scorer and is attempting to add to this list of accomplishments. Scooter made his own mark playing in two Final Fours and winning a NCAA National Championship in 1988 as a Kansas Jayhawk. He continued his career as a professional for 17 years mainly overseas, where he was captain and leader of multiple teams in 6 different countries. Scooter earned his Professional European Coaching license in 2006 and organized youth camps for many of the teams he played for. He loves working with young players to build strong fundamentals, teamwork and share his love for the game. He feels that it is his duty to pass along the knowledge that he has accumulated over a lifetime in the basketball world. The list of coaches he played for at KU: Larry Brown, Roy Williams, Bill Self, John Calipari, Alvin Gentry, Mark Turgeon, Kevin Stallings, Bill Bayno, John Robic, Steve Robinson, Jerry Green, Bob Hill, among others.

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