Wucherer coaching for Giessen, 2016
May 7, 1973 |
|Listed height||6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)|
|NBA draft||1995 / Undrafted|
|1992–1998||Bayer Giants Leverkusen|
|2002–2005||Bayer Giants Leverkusen|
|2011–2012||Bayern Munich (assistant)|
|Career highlights and awards|
As a player
As a coach
Denis Wucherer (born May 7, 1973 in Mainz) is a German professional basketball coach and former player. He is 1.96 m (6 ft 5 in) tall and played shooting guard. Since 2018, he has served as head coach for the s.Oliver Würzburg.
Wucherer has played professional basketball in Germany (TV Langen, Bayer Giants Leverkusen, DJK Würzburg and Frankfurt Skyliners), Italy (Sony Milano, Varese Roosters, Benetton Treviso) and Belgium (Telindus BC Oostende). Most notable was his time for the Bayer Giants Leverkusen where he won 6 national titles and was known for triple doubles which he accomplished on several occasions.
German national team
- 4× German League champion: 1992-93, 1993–94, 1994–95, 1995-1996
- 2× Belgian League champion: 2005-06, 2006–07
- 2× German Cup champion: 1993, 1995
- Italian Cup champion: 2005
As head coach:
- National Championships:
- German 2nd League champion: 2014–15
- "Denis Wucherer: „Der Aufstieg ist kein Selbstläufer"" (in German). Köln.Sport/FOCUS Online. 29 August 2017. Retrieved 3 May 2018.
- Büge, Alexander (3 June 2017). "Neuer RheinStars-Coach Denis Wucherer: Als Bruce Willis mich unter den Tisch trank…" (in German). Express.de. Retrieved 3 May 2018.