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The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated November 25, 2019 2.3k votes 446 voters 7.2k views 56 items

List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Sun Devils history based only on the player's college career.

Arizona State basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Arizona State Sun Devils of all-time. This list of Arizona State basketball players includes current and former players, along with the seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from Arizona State University men's basketball team history include James Harden, Byron Scott, Fat Lever, and Alton Lister. Who is the best Arizona State Sun Devil ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Arizona State Sun Devils roster has the starting five: Shannon Evans, Tra Holder, Kodi Justice, Vitaliy Shibel, and Romello White.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Arizona State basketball players in Sun Devils history. Feel free to add any Sun Devil freshmen, NBA rookies, or Arizona State alumni missing from the list.

list ordered by
1
James Harden is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Los Angeles, California

2007–2009

2
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Ogden, Utah, United States of America

1979–1983

3
Fat Lever is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States of America

1978–1982

4
Eddie House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Berkeley, California

1996–2000

5
Lionel Hollins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Arkansas City, Kansas

1973–1975

6
Alton Lister is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Dallas, Texas

1978–1981

7
Joe Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1961–1964

8
Ike Diogu is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Buffalo, New York

2002–2005

9
Mario Bennett is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Mario Bennett Power forward from Denton, Texas

1991–1995

10
Tra Holder is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Tra Holder

2014–2018

11
Isaac Austin is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Gridley, California

989–1991

12
Kurt Nimphius is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1976–1980

13
Freddie Lewis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Huntington, West Virginia

1964–1966

14
Art Becker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1961–1964

15
Stevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Stevin Smith Shooting guard from Dallas, Texas

1990–1994

16
Mark Landsberger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Minot, North Dakota

1976–1977

17
Jahii Carson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

2012–2014

18
Ron Riley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Riley

1992–1996

19
Tony Zeno is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Zeno Small forward from New Orleans, Louisiana

1975–1979

20
Carrick Felix is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Carrick Felix Shooting guard from Goodyear, Arizona

2010–2013

21
Sam Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Sam Williams

1978–1981

 

22
Rudy White is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Rudy White

1972–1975

 

23
Jordan Bachynski is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Jordan Bachynski

2010–2014

24
Jeff Ayres is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Jeff Ayres

2005–2009

25
Trent Lockett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Trent Lockett Shooting guard from Golden Valley, Minnesota

2009–2012