FIBA Hall of Fame
For those who made the game
Hall of Famers
Decio Scuri (Italy)
Born on March Saturday, 1905, in in Naples, Italy.
Enshrined as a contributor in the FIBA Hall of Fame on March Thursday, 2007.
- He was a prestigious otorhinolaryngologist
- Player and amateur referee
- Head coach of the Italian National Team: participated in the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games and in the 1939 European Championship in Kaunas
- President of the Italian Basketball Federation: in 1945 and from 1954 to 1965
- President of FIBA’s Technical Commission: from 1948 to 1972
- Member of the FIBA Central Board
Distinctions & Recognitions
- Stella d’Oro al Merito Sportivo (Gold star to the Sports’ Merit) in 1967, awarded by the Italian Olympic Committee