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The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated November 20, 2019 6.8k votes 991 voters 18.9k views 33 items

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Many colleges have long traditions of NCAA basketball that breed great talent for the NBA. When thinking of some of the best college basketball programs of all time, the Arkansas Razorbacks are one of the best. Here is a list of the best Arkansas Razorbacks of all time! Take a look at this list of Arkansas basketball players and vote up your favorites! 

From Arkansas greats like Joe Johnson and Sidney Moncrief, to other lesser known players, this a great list of the top Arkansas Razorbacks basketball players. So, take a look at these great Arkansas Razorbacks and vote up the ones you like the best! Who are the greatest Arkansas Razorbacks of all time? The best basketball players in Arkansas history? Be sure to vote up your favorites and let's find the top Arkansas Razorbacks ever!
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Sidney Moncrief is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Age: 62

Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Milwaukee Bucks

1975 - 1979

Sidney Alvin Moncrief (born September 21, 1957) is an American retired professional basketball player. As an NCAA college basketball player from 1975 to 1979, Moncrief played for the University ...more

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#642 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #666 of 2,181 The Best Athletes Of All Time #48 of 151 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

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Corliss Williamson is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from Russellville, Arkansas, United States of America

Age: 46

Teams: Sacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

1992 - 1995

NCAA Champion (1994)

NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1994)

3
Todd Day is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Decatur, Illinois

Age: 49

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Boston Celtics, Minnesota Timberwolves, Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks

1988 - 1992

Todd Fitzgerald Day (born January 7, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball player and current head coach at Philander Smith College in Little Rock, Arkansas. Day is the all-time ...more
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Lee Mayberry is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Tulsa, Oklahoma, United States of America

Age: 49

Teams: Vancouver Grizzlies, Milwaukee Bucks

1988 - 1992

Orva Lee Mayberry Jr. (born June 12, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball player, spending seven seasons in the National Basketball Association.

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#28 of 39 The Best NBA Players from Oklahoma #27 of 35 The Best Milwaukee Bucks Point Guards of All Time #9 of 31 The Best Memphis Grizzlies Point Guards of All Time

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Joe Johnson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard/Small forward from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

Age: 38

Number: 7

Teams: Detroit Pistons

1999 - 2001

Joseph Marcus Johnson (born June 29, 1981) is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Tri-State Triplets of the BIG3 professional basketball league. He played high ...more

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#164 of 873 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #263 of 320 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #68 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time

6
Alvin Robertson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Barberton, Ohio

Age: 57

Teams: Toronto Raptors, Milwaukee Bucks, Detroit Pistons

1981 - 1984

Alvin Cyrrale Robertson (born July 22, 1962) is an American retired basketball player who played in the National Basketball Association (NBA) from 1984 to 1993, and for one final season in ...more

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#153 of 869 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #120 of 151 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings #117 of 178 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History

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Joe Kleine is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Colorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America

Age: 57

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics, + more

1982 - 1985

Joseph William Kleine (born January 4, 1962) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. Kleine, a seven-foot center, graduated from Slater High School in Slater, ...more

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#115 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time #162 of 243 The Best White Players in NBA History #32 of 57 The Greatest Notre Dame Basketball Players of All Time

8
Oliver Miller is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Oliver Miller Center from Fort Worth, Texas

Age: 49

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Toronto Raptors, Minnesota Timberwolves, + more

1988 - 1992

Oliver J. Miller (born April 6, 1970) is an American former professional basketball player who played 7 seasons in the NBA.

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Bobby Portis is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
TRENT13 added

Number: 5

Teams: Washington Wizards, Chicago Bulls

2013 - 2015

Bobby Portis (born February 10, 1995) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more

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#206 of 320 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #49 of 77 The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time #27 of 61 The Most Hated Active NBA Players

10
Marvin Delph is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 62

1974 - 1978

Marvin Delph (born September 15, 1956) is a retired American basketball player, who experienced his greatest success at the college level. In high school, Delph led the Conway Wampus Cats to two ...more
11
Patrick Beverley is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 31

Number: 21

Teams: Los Angeles Clippers

2006 - 2008

Patrick Beverley (born July 12, 1988) is an American professional basketball player who is currently a player for the Los Angeles Clippers. He played college basketball for Arkansas before ...more

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#81 of 320 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #100 of 162 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History #120 of 343 The Most Obnoxious Athletes

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Scotty Thurman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Dbo3 added Scotty Thurman

Age: 45

1995–2006

Scotty Thurman (born November 10, 1974) is an American former professional basketball player and current assistant coach, perhaps best known as the Arkansas Razorbacks' shooting guard who hit ...more
13
Darrell Walker is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 58

Teams: Washington Wizards, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls

1980 - 1983

Darrell Walker (born March 9, 1961) is an American professional basketball coach and retired player. He is currently head men’s coach at the University of Arkansas at Little Rock. At 6'4" ...more
14
Scott Hastings is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Independence, Kansas

Age: 59

Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Miami Heat, Denver Nuggets, Detroit Pistons, New York Knicks

1978 - 1982

Scott Alan Hastings (born June 3, 1960) is a retired American player in the National Basketball Association. His career spanned from 1982–1993 and he played forward/center for the New York ...more

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#221 of 243 The Best White Players in NBA History #68 of 93 The Best Detroit Pistons of All Time #22 of 34 The Best NBA Players from Kansas

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Jannero Pargo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Chicago, Illinois

Age: 40

Number: 5

Teams: Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors, New Orleans Pelicans, Chicago Bulls

2000 - 2002

Jannero Pargo (born October 22, 1979) is an American professional basketball coach and former player. He is an assistant coach for the Portland Trail Blazers of the NBA. He played college ...more
16
Ronnie Brewer is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 34

Number: 8

Teams: Utah Jazz

2003 - 2006

Ronnie Brewer (born March 20, 1985) is an American former professional basketball player who last played for the Santa Cruz Warriors of the NBA Development League. Brewer played collegiately at ...more
17
Dean Tolson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Dean Tolson

Age: 68

Teams: Seattle Supersonics

1971 - 1974

Byron Dean Tolson (born November 25, 1951) is a former American professional basketball player. Tolson was selected by the Seattle SuperSonics in the 5th round (8th pick, 80th overall) of the ...more
18
Corey Beck is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Memphis, Tennessee

Age: 48

Teams: Charlotte Hornets, Detroit Pistons

1992 - 1995

NCAA Champion (1994)

19
Derek Hood is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 43

Teams: Charlotte Hornets

1995 - 1999

Derek Dwayne Hood (born December 22, 1976) is an American former professional basketball player.Hood, a 6'8", 222 pound small forward born in Decatur, Illinois, attended the University of ...more
20
Michael Qualls is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 25

2012 - 2015

Michael Qualls is a basketball player.
21
Dwight Stewart is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Alex Miller added Dwight Stewart

Age: 48

1992 - 1995

NCAA Champion (1994)

22
Andrew Lang is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Pine Bluff, Arkansas, United States of America

Age: 53

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Milwaukee Bucks, + more

1984 - 1988

Andrew Charles Lang Jr. (born June 28, 1966) is a retired American professional basketball player who played in the NBA. After a four-year career at the University of Arkansas, Lang was selected ...more
23
Daryl Macon is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
TRENT13 added Daryl Macon

2016 - 2018

24
Sonny Weems is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
TRENT13 added Shooting guard and Small forward from West Memphis, Arkansas, United States of America

Age: 33

2006 - 2008

Clarence "Sonny" Weems (born July 8, 1986) is an American professional basketball player for the Guangdong Southern Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA). He played ...more

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Kareem Reid is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time
Kareem Reid

Age: 44

1995 - 1999

Kareem Reid (born August 27, 1975) is a former point guard in the National Basketball Development League. He played college basketball for the University of Arkansas Razorbacks, and went on to ...more