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The Greatest Arkansas Basketball Players of All Time

Updated November 20, 2019 8k votes 1.2k voters 26.2k views33 items

List RulesVote up the greatest basketball players in Razorbacks History

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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  • 1
    Shooting guard
    545
    119

    Age64

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

    TeamsAtlanta 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 of...  more
  • 2
    Small forward, Power forward
    463
    93

    Age47

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceRussellville, Arkansas, United States of America

    TeamsSacramento Kings, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors, Detroit Pistons

    1992 - 1995

    NCAA Champion (1994)

    NCAA Final Four Most Outstanding Player (1994)

  • 3
    Shooting guard
    355
    93

    Age51

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceDecatur, Illinois

    TeamsPhoenix 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 leading...  more
  • 4
    Shooting guard
    402
    139

    Age40

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceLittle Rock, Arkansas, United States of America

    Number7

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, Brooklyn Nets, Miami Heat, Utah Jazz

    1999 - 2001

    Joe Marcus Johnson (born June 29, 1981) is a retired American professional basketball player who has played 18 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played high school basketball...  more

    #70 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time#28 of 133 The Best Small Forwards of All Time#139 of 227 The Greatest Offensive Players in NBA History

  • 5
    Point guard
    317
    100

    Age50

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceUSA, Oklahoma, Tulsa

    TeamsVancouver 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....  more
  • 6
    Shooting guard
    247
    73

    Age59

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceBarberton, Ohio

    TeamsToronto 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 1995–96....  more

    #201 of 289 The Top NBA Players Of All Time#121 of 175 The Greatest Shooting Guards in NBA History#138 of 168 The Best NBA Players With No Championship Rings

  • 7
    221
    76

    Age59

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceColorado Springs, Colorado, United States of America

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics

    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
  • 8
    Dbo3 addedShooting guard
    163
    45

    Age46

    NationalityUnited States of America

    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 the...  more
  • 9
    224
    82

    Age50

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceFort Worth, Texas

    TeamsDallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Toronto Raptors, Minnesota Timberwolves

    1988 - 1992

    Oliver J. Miller (born April 6, 1970) is an American former professional basketball player who played 7 seasons in the NBA....  more
  • 10
    Shooting guard
    178
    62

    Age63

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceConway, Arkansas

    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
    156
    64

    Age60

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    TeamsWashington 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" (1.93 m)...  more
  • 12
    TRENT13 addedPower forward
    262
    139

    Number5

    TeamsMilwaukee Bucks

    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 Arkansas...  more

    #172 of 323 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today#35 of 45 The Most Hated Active NBA Players#51 of 73 The Greatest Chicago Bulls of All Time

  • 13
    247
    142

    Age33

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Number21

    TeamsMinnesota Timberwolves

    2006 - 2008

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

    #105 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History#36 of 80 The Best Point Guards Currently in the NBA#45 of 55 Who Is The Fastest Player In The NBA Right Now?

  • 14
    Power forward, Center
    139
    62

    Age60

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceIndependence, Kansas

    TeamsAtlanta 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 Knicks,...  more
  • 15
    Point guard
    124
    78

    Age41

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceChicago, Illinois

    Number5

    TeamsLos 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 basketball...  more
  • 16
    Shooting guard, Small forward
    166
    123

    Age35

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplacePortland, Oregon

    Number8

    TeamsUtah 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 the...  more
  • 17
    95
    58

    Age69

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceKansas City, Missouri

    TeamsSeattle 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 1974...  more
  • 18
    Point guard
    117
    90

    Age49

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceMemphis, Tennessee

    TeamsCharlotte Hornets, Detroit Pistons

    1992 - 1995

    NCAA Champion (1994)

  • 19
    Small/power forward
    78
    57

    Age44

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceDecatur, Illinois, United States of America

    TeamsCharlotte 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 Arkansas....  more
  • 20
    105
    93

    Age26

    2012 - 2015

    Michael Qualls is a basketball player....  more
  • 21
    73
    60

    Age55

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplacePine Bluff, Arkansas, United States of America

    TeamsPhoenix Suns, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Milwaukee Bucks

    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 by...  more
  • 22
    TRENT13 addedGuard
    62
    49

    2016 - 2018

  • 23
    Alex Miller addedCenter
    59
    48

    Age49

    NationalityUnited States of America

    1992 - 1995

    NCAA Champion (1994)

  • 24
    TRENT13 addedShooting guard, Small forward
    82
    95

    Age35

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceWest Memphis, Arkansas

    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 college basketball...  more
  • 25
    69
    94

    Age45

    NationalityUnited States of America

    BirthplaceNew York City, New York

    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 play...  more