College Sports The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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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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150 53
Sean Elliott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1986-1989

2
151 56
Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

2002-2004

3
130 45
Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1999-2001

4
117 38
Damon Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1992-1995

5
146 54
Mike Bibby is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1996-1998

6
123 42
Jason Terry is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1996-1999

7
115 38
Richard Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1998-2001

8
131 49
Steve Kerr is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1984-1988

9
104 34
Deandre Ayton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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10
79 20
Lauri Markkanen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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11
101 34
Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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12
10 0
T. J. McConnell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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13
77 35
Channing Frye is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Power forward, Center

2001-2005

14
80 38
Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

2009-2011

15
70 35
Miles Simon is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1994-1998

16
54 26
Michael Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Shooting guard

1994-1998

17
46 21
Khalid Reeves is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1990-1994

18
46 22
Jerryd Bayless is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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19
66 38
Luke Walton is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1999-2003

20
54 29
Salim Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

2001-2005

21
40 18
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1989-1991

22
42 21
Chris Mills is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1990-1993

23
57 35
Jason Gardner is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jason Gardner

1999-2003

24
48 29
Chase Budinger is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

2006-2009

25
29 15
Sean Rooks is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Center

1988-1992