Basketball The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time  

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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.

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1
172 18
James Harden is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard

2007–2009

2
93 22
Byron Scott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard

1979–1983

3
92 22
Fat Lever is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1978–1982

4
64 17
Eddie House is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1996–2000

5
56 13
Lionel Hollins is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

1973–1975

6
48 12
Joe Caldwell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1961–1964

7
51 17
Alton Lister is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1978–1981

8
32 15
Mario Bennett is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Mario Bennett Power forward

1991–1995

9
34 17
Ike Diogu is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

2002–2005

10
29 13
Kurt Nimphius is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1976–1980

11
29 15
Art Becker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time

1961–1964

12
23 11
Isaac Austin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Center

989–1991

13
19 8
Freddie Lewis is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

1964–1966

14
24 14
Jahii Carson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Guard

2012–2014

15
15 6
Jeff Ayres is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Jeff Ayres

2005–2009

16
27 18
Stevin Smith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Stevin Smith Shooting guard

1990–1994

17
22 14
Mark Landsberger is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1976–1977

18
26 18
Tra Holder is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Tra Holder

2014–2018

19
13 6
Ron Riley is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Riley

1992–1996

20
15 9
Sam Williams is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Sam Williams

1978–1981

 

21
18 12
Carrick Felix is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Carrick Felix Shooting guard

2010–2013

22
17 12
Eric Boateng is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Center

2007–2010

23
11 6
Rudy White is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Rudy White

1972–1975

 

24
18 14
Jordan Bachynski is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Jordan Bachynski Center

2010–2014

25
17 13
Trent Lockett is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona State Basketball Players of All Time
Trent Lockett Shooting guard

2009–2012