College Sports 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
142 53
Andre Iguodala is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

2002-2004

2
140 52
Sean Elliott is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1986-1989

3
122 42
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
110 36
Richard Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1998-2001

5
109 36
Damon Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1992-1995

6
115 40
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
139 54
Mike Bibby is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

1996-1998

8
125 47
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
99 32
Deandre Ayton is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added
10
73 17
Lauri Markkanen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
bigulcards added
11
95 31
Aaron Gordon is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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12
78 36
Derrick Williams is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

2009-2011

13
73 33
Channing Frye is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Power forward, Center

2001-2005

14
65 35
Miles Simon is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1994-1998

15
52 26
Michael Dickerson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Shooting guard

1994-1998

16
44 21
Khalid Reeves is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1990-1994

17
40 18
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time

1989-1991

18
63 37
Luke Walton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1999-2003

19
42 21
Chris Mills is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

1990-1993

20
42 22
Jerryd Bayless is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
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21
49 29
Salim Stoudamire is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Point guard

2001-2005

22
54 35
Jason Gardner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Jason Gardner

1999-2003

23
46 29
Chase Budinger is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Small forward

2006-2009

24
29 15
Sean Rooks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Center

1988-1992

25
40 26
Jordan Hill is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arizona Basketball Players of All-Time
Power forward, Center, Forward-center

2006-2009