Jean Perniceni was a French professional basketball player and coach. Jean Perniceni was born in Bagnolet, Seine-Saint-Denis. He played as a shooting guard-small forward (swingman). He was inducted into the French Basketball Hall of Fame, in 2009.
|Born||April 5, 1930|
|Died||June 9, 2010 (aged 80)|
|Position||Shooting guard / Small forward|
|1950–1952||Stade Malherbe Caennais|
|1952–1954||RC de France|
|1955–1957||Stade Malherbe Caennais|
|Career highlights and awards|
Club playing careerEdit
Perniceni played with various French clubs, from 1947 to 1960. He won 4 French League championships (1953, 1954, 1958, 1960), and two French Cups (1958, 1959). Between those, he played for Racing Club de France from 1953 to 1954 as well as AS Monaco Basket and Caen Basket Calvados. In 1952 he participated in Helsinki Summer Olympics.
Club coaching careerEdit
Perniceni died in June 2010.
- "Décès de l'ancien international Jean Perniceni". Le Parisien (in French). 10 June 2010. Retrieved 17 June 2018.
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Jean Perniceni Olympic Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 16 June 2018.
- "Des documents relatifs à l'Étoile de Charleville entrent aux Archives départementales" (in French). Retrieved 16 June 2018.