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Richard D. "Dick" Schnittker (born May 27, 1928 in Kelleys Island, Ohio) is a retired American professional basketball player.

A 6'5" forward from the Ohio State University, Schnittker played six seasons (1950-1951; 1953-1958) in the National Basketball Association as a member of the Washington Capitols and Minneapolis Lakers. He averaged 8.3 points per game and won a championship with the Lakers in 1954.

In college Schnittker also played end on the Ohio State football team during the 1949 season. After starting end Sonny Gandee went down with a season-ending neck injury, coach Wes Fesler recruited Schnittker to take Gandee's place. Schnittker helped the team to a Big Ten championship and Rose Bowl appearance.

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