College Basketball The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time  

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

Arizona basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Arizona Wildcats of all-time. This list of Arizona basketball players includes current and former players, along with their positions and seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from the University of Arizona men's basketball team history include Sean Elliott, Mike Bibby, Steve Kerr, and Gilbert Arenas. Who is the best Arizona Wildcat ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Arizona Wildcats roster has the starting five: Parker Jackson-Cartwright, Allonzo Trier, Rawle Alkins, DeAndre Ayton, and Dusan Ristic.

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

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Sean Elliott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Sean Elliott Small forward - 1986-1989

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Richard Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Richard Jefferson Small forward - 1998-2001

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Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Andre Iguodala Shooting guard, Small forward - 2002-2004

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Mike Bibby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Mike Bibby Point guard - 1996-1998

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Jason Terry is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jason Terry Point guard, Shooting guard - 1996-1999

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Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Gilbert Arenas Point guard, Shooting guard - 1999-2001

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Steve Kerr is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Steve Kerr Point guard, Shooting guard - 1984-1988

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Damon Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Damon Stoudamire Point guard - 1992-1995

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Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
C_Mel added Aaron Gordon Forward

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Channing Frye is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Channing Frye Power forward, Center - 2001-2005

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Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Derrick Williams 2009-2011

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Deandre Ayton is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added Deandre Ayton

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Miles Simon is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Miles Simon 1994-1998

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Jason Gardner is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jason Gardner 1999-2003

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Salim Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Salim Stoudamire Point guard - 2001-2005

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Chase Budinger is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Chase Budinger Small forward - 2006-2009

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Michael Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Michael Dickerson Shooting guard - 1994-1998

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Luke Walton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Luke Walton Small forward - 1999-2003

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Jordan Hill is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jordan Hill Power forward, Center, Forward-center - 2006-2009

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Lauri Markkanen is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added Lauri Markkanen

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Mustafa Shakur is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Mustafa Shakur Point guard - 2003-2007

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Khalid Reeves is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Khalid Reeves Point guard, Shooting guard - 1990-1994

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Chris Mills is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Chris Mills Small forward - 1990-1993

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Jerryd Bayless is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added Jerryd Bayless Point guard, Shooting guard

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Loren Woods is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Loren Woods Center - 1999-2001

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Hassan Adams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Hassan Adams Shooting guard, Small forward - 2002-2006

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Sean Rooks is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Sean Rooks Center - 1988-1992

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Kenny Lofton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Kenny Lofton 1985-1989

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Reggie Geary is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Reggie Geary 1992-1996

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Michael Wright is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Michael Wright Power forward - 1998-2001

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Tom Tolbert is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Tom Tolbert Power forward, Center - 1986-1988

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Ed Stokes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Ed Stokes Center - 1989-1993

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Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Brian Williams 1989-1991

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A. J. Bramlett is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
A. J. Bramlett Power forward, Center - 1995-1999

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Coniel Norman is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Coniel Norman 1972-1974

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Jud Buechler is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jud Buechler Shooting guard, Small forward - 1986-1990

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Bob Elliott is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Bob Elliott Point guard, Power forward, Center - 1973-1977

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Anthony Cook is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Anthony Cook Power forward, Center - 1985-1989

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Matt Othick is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Matt Othick 1989-1992

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Bill Warner is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Bill Warner 1968-1971

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Matt Muehlebach is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Matt Muehlebach 1988-1991

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Bill Reeves is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Bill Reeves 1954-1957

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Russell Brown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Russell Brown 1977-1981

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Pete Williams is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Pete Williams 1983-1985

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Albert Johnson is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Albert Johnson 1962-1965

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Bill Davis is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Bill Davis 1966-1968

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Joseph Blair is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Joseph Blair Power forward, Center - 1992-1996

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Joe Skaisgir is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Joe Skaisgir 1960-1962

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Eric Money is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Eric Money 1972-1974

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Ernie McCray is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Ernie McCray 1957-1960