Scooter Barry

Scooter Barry
Personal information
Born (1966-08-13) August 13, 1966 (age 53)
San Francisco, California
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Career information
High school De La Salle (Concord, California)
College Kansas (1985–1989)
NBA draft 1989 / Undrafted
Playing career 1989–2006
Position Guard
Career history
1989–1990 San Jose Jammers
1990 Erie Wave
1990 Nashville Stars
1990–1991 San Jose Jammers
1991–1992 SG Braunschweig
1992 Tau Cerámica
1992 Wichita Falls Texans
1993–1994 Fort Wayne Fury
1994–1995 Yakima Sun Kings
1995 South East Melbourne Magic
1995–1996 Hertener Löwen
1996–1998 SG Braunschweig
1998–2000 Gießen 46ers
2000–2001 Media Broker Messina
2001 FC Mulhouse Basket
2001–2003 Cholet Basket
2003–2004 Spirou Charleroi
2004–2005 Tenerife
2005–2006 Baloncesto León
Career highlights and awards

Richard Francis "Scooter" Barry IV (born August 13, 1966) is a retired American professional basketball player.[1]

His nickname "Scooter" was given shortly after being born in San Francisco, California. The son of NBA Hall of Fame member Rick Barry, he has three younger brothers Jon, Brent and Drew, who also share his profession. The basketball Barry family shares an NCAA Championship, an NBA Slam Dunk Championship and 3 NBA Championship titles between them. He has a half brother, Canyon Barry, currently playing at Florida whose mother, Lynn Barry, was also a distinguished basketball player at William and Mary.

Barry played for the University of Kansas Jayhawks' 1988 NCAA title team, and went on to play 17 years professionally in the US and overseas in the Germany, Spain, Italy, France, Belgium and Australia. He won a CBA title in 1995, a Belgian League title in 2004 and reached the NBL finals in 1995.

He is married to Kerstin Barry, with a daughter, Lauren and a son, Grant.


  1. ^ Logan, Bob (March 29, 1988). "Rick Barry`s Son Knows The Score". Chicago Tribune. Retrieved February 4, 2016.