College Basketball The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
489 votes 81 voters 48 items

List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Bears history based only on the player's college career.

Baylor basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Baylor Bears of all-time. This list of Baylor basketball players includes current and former players, along with the seasons played with the college. Featuring All-Americans, players in the NBA, and school legends who had their jerseys retired, the top players from Baylor University men's basketball team history include Quincy Acy, LaceDarius Dunn, Terry Teagle, and Michael Williams. Who is the best Baylor Bear ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Baylor Bears roster has the starting five: Manu Lecomte, Jake Lindsey, Mark Vital, Tristan Clark, and Jo Acuil.

Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Baylor basketball players in Bears history. Feel free to add any Bear freshmen, NBA rookies, or Baylor alumni missing from the list.

list ordered by

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21 1
Taurean Prince is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Forward -

2012–2016

2
22 8
Quincy Acy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward, Forward, Power forward -

2008–2012

3
14 2
Vinnie Johnson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1977–1979

4
19 8
Isaiah Austin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

2012–2014

5
14 4
LaceDarius Dunn is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
LaceDarius Dunn

2007–2011

6
11 2
Perry Jones III is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Perry Jones III Forward -

2010–2012

7
11 3
Aaron Bruce is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Aaron Bruce

2004–2008

8
11 3
Pierre Jackson is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard -

2011–2013

9
11 3
Brady Heslip is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Brady Heslip Guard -

2011–2014

10
12 4
Darrell Hardy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Darrell Hardy

1964-1967

11
13 5
Tweety Carter is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Tweety Carter

2006–2010

12
10 3
Carroll Dawson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Carroll Dawson

1973–1977

13
11 4
Brian Skinner is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1994–1998

14
11 4
Terry Teagle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time

15
8 2
Carlos Briggs is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Carlos Briggs

1984–1986

16
8 2
Jackie Robinson is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time

1945–1948

17
7 2
Rico Gathers is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Rico Gathers Forward -

2012-2016

18
8 3
Darryl Middleton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Darryl Middleton Power forward -

1984–1988

19
7 2
Cory Jefferson is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Forward -

2009–2014

20
11 7
Curtis Jerrells is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Curtis Jerrells

2005–2009

 

21
8 4
Melvin Hunt is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Melvin Hunt

1987–1991

22
8 4
R. T. Guinn is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
R. T. Guinn

2001–2004

 

23
8 4
Manu Lecomte is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Manu Lecomte

2016–2018

24
6 2
Ekpe Udoh is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

2009–2010

 

25
5 1
Royce O'Neale is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Royce O'Neale

2013–2015

26
4 0
Micheal Williams is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time

1984–1988

27
7 4
Dennis Lindsey is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Dennis Lindsey

1984-1992

28
5 2
Johnathan Motley is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Johnathan Motley

2014–2017

29
4 1
David Wesley is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1989–1992

30
4 1
Red Owens is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Red Owens

1947-1949

31
6 4
John Lucas III is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

2001–2003

32
5 3
Eric Johnson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Eric Johnson

1984–1986

33
3 1
Terrance Thomas is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Terrance Thomas Small forward, Forward, Power forward -

2002–2004

34
3 1
Julio Gallardo is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Julio Gallardo

1978-1980

35
2 0
Grant McCasland is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Grant McCasland

1995–1999

36
3 2
Ted Lyons is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Ted Lyons

1923-1924

37
2 1
Jerry Mallett is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Jerry Mallett

1955-1957

38
6 6
Corey Herring is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Corey Herring

2002-2004

39
5 5
John Lotz is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
John Lotz

1965-1973

40
3 3
Quincy Miller is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Quincy Miller Small forward -

2011–2012

41
2 2
Kenny Taylor is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Taylor

2001–2003

42
1 1
A. J. Walton is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
A. J. Walton

2009–2013

43
1 1
David Sibley is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
David Sibley

1970-1974

44
1 1
Steve Shields is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Shields

1988-1992

45
1 1
Charles Mosley is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Charles Mosley

1910–1913

46
1 1
Lawrence Roberts is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

2001–2003

47
4 5
Jerome Lambert is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Jerome Lambert

1993–1994

48
3 5
Kendall Wright is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Baylor Basketball Players of All Time
Kendall Wright

2008-2009