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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1
99 34
Sean Elliott is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1986-1989

2
92 30
Steve Kerr is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1984-1988

3
103 37
Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

2002-2004

4
101 36
Mike Bibby is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1996-1998

5
92 31
Gilbert Arenas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1999-2001

6
83 26
Damon Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1992-1995

7
83 26
Jason Terry is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1996-1999

8
84 27
Richard Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1998-2001

9
65 18
Deandre Ayton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added

10
44 9
Lauri Markkanen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added

11
62 22
Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
C_Mel added Forward

12
57 26
Channing Frye is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Power forward, Center

2001-2005

13
55 27
Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

2009-2011

14
49 26
Miles Simon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1994-1998

15
39 18
Michael Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Shooting guard

1994-1998

16
38 18
Salim Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

2001-2005

17
47 26
Luke Walton is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1999-2003

18
44 25
Jason Gardner is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jason Gardner

1999-2003

19
32 15
Khalid Reeves is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1990-1994

20
36 19
Chase Budinger is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

2006-2009

21
22 9
Sean Rooks is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Center

1988-1992

22
26 13
Jerryd Bayless is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added Point guard, Shooting guard

23
26 14
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1989-1991

24
28 16
Chris Mills is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1990-1993

25
24 14
Hassan Adams is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

2002-2006