Full name: Jacques Pierre Perrier
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Born: October 12, 1924 in Bagnolet, Seine-Saint-Denis, France
Died: June 23, 2015 in Grimaud, Var, France
Affiliations: Hirondelles Couture
Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)
Jacques Perrier was capped 50 times with the French national team between 1946 and 1952. He played at the 1948 Olympics, winning a silver medal, at the 1946 and 1947 European Championships, placing fourth and fifth, respectively and at the 1950 World Championships, placing sixth with the French team. At the club level, Perrier played his whole career with Hirondelles des Coutures, a small club under Catholic church patronage and affiliated with FÃ©dÃ©ration sportive de France (FSF) that united various Catholic sports organizations in France. He also played for the French military champion in 1947.
After finishing his sporting career, Perrier worked as a basketball coach with the FSF system, serving as the head coach of Hirondelles des Coutures and Clermont UC. With the latter, Perrier was the French Union for Secular Physical Activity (Union franÃ§aise des Åuvres laÃ¯ques dâÃ©ducation physique - UFOLEP) champion in 1963.
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||Men's Basketball||France||FRA||2||Silver|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Final Round||Match 1/2||2||1948-08-13||USA 65, FRA 21||0|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Semi-Finals||Match #2||1||1948-08-12||FRA 43, BRA 33||9|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Quarter-Finals||Match #3||1||1948-08-09||FRA 53, CHI 52||11|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Group D||Match #1||1||1948-08-01||FRA 62, IRI 30||3|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Group D||Match #4||1||1948-08-02||FRA 37, CUB 31||2|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Group D||Match #5||2||1948-08-03||MEX 56, FRA 42||4|
|1948 Summer||23||London||Basketball||France||FRA||Group D||Match #10||1||1948-08-06||FRA 73, IRL 14||11|