Bill Wendt

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Bill Wendt
Personal information
Born (1915-03-20)March 20, 1915
Chicago, Illinois
Died March 12, 1966(1966-03-12) (aged 50)
Arlington Heights, Illinois
Nationality American
Listed height 6 ft 3 in (1.91 m)
Listed weight 180 lb (82 kg)
Career information
High school DePaul Academy (Chicago, Illinois)
College DePaul (1935–1936)
Position Forward
Career history
As player:
1937–1938 Chicago Demons
1938 Hammond Ciesar All-Americans
As coach:
1940–1942 DePaul

William Lester "Bill" Wendt (March 20, 1915 – March 12, 1966) was an American college men's basketball coach and professional player. He was the head coach of DePaul University from 1940 to 1942,[1] guiding them to a 23–20 record. Wendt had played at DePaul during the late 1930s and had a brief professional playing career with the National Basketball League's Hammond Ciesar All-Americans.

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