College Basketball The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
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List Rules Upvote the best basketball players in Bearcats history based only on the player's college career.

Cincinnati basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Cincinnati Bearcats of all-time. This list of Cincinnati 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 University of Cincinnati men's basketball team history include Oscar Robertson, Kenyon Martin, Nick Van Exel, and Steve Logan. Who is the best Cincinnati Bearcat ever?

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

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78 3
Oscar Robertson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

1957 - 1960

2
56 11
Kenyon Martin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward

1996 - 2000

3
50 10
Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

1991 - 1993

4
29 7
Steve Logan is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard

1998 - 2002

5
30 9
Lance Stephenson is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard

2009 - 2010

6
30 9
Jack Twyman is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

1951 - 1955

7
28 9
Danny Fortson is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1994 - 1997

8
20 6
Jason Maxiell is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

2001 - 2005

9
21 8
Pat Cummings is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Pat Cummings Power forward

1974 - 1979

10
18 6
Paul Hogue is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1959 - 1962

NCAA Champion (1961, 1962)

NCAA Final Four MOP (1962)

11
14 4
Corie Blount is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1991 - 1993

12
18 8
Ron Bonham is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Ron Bonham Forward

1961 - 1964

NCAA champion (1962)

13
15 6
Deonta Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Deonta Vaughn Guard

2006 - 2010

14
15 6
DerMarr Johnson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

1999 - 2000

15
19 10
Ruben Patterson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

1996 - 1998

16
10 2
Tony Bobbitt is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Bobbitt Guard

2002 - 2004

17
12 4
LaZelle Durden is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
LaZelle Durden Guard

1992 - 1995

18
12 4
Eddie Lee is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Eddie Lee Guard

1976 - 1980

19
13 5
Eric Hicks is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Eric Hicks Forward

2002 - 2006

20
15 7
Kenny Satterfield is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Satterfield Point guard

1999 - 2001

21
9 2
Darnell Burton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Darnell Burton Guard

1993 - 1997

22
12 5
Connie Dierking is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1955 - 1958

23
12 5
Pete Mickeal is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Pete Mickeal Small forward

1998 - 2000

24
15 8
James White is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward

2003 - 2006

25
10 4
Bob Wiesenhahn is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Bob Wiesenhahn Small forward

1958 - 1961

NCAA Champion (1961)

26
9 4
Damon Flint is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Damon Flint Guard

1993 - 1997

27
11 6
Rick Roberson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1966 - 1969

28
9 6
Dontonio Wingfield is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Dontonio Wingfield Power forward

1993 - 1994

29
9 6
Robert Miller is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Miller Power forward

1974 - 1978

30
6 4
Roger McClendon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Roger McClendon Guard

1984 - 1988

31
6 4
Tom Thacker is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Tom Thacker Guard, Forward

1960 - 1963

NCAA champion (1961, 1962)

32
5 3
George Wilson is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Center

1961 - 1964

NCAA Champion (1962)

33
4 2
Brian Williams is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Forward

1974 - 1977

34
3 1
Carl Bouldin is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Carl Bouldin Guard

1958 - 1961

35
7 6
Field Williams is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Field Williams Guard

2000 - 2004

36
6 5
Dwight Jones is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1979 - 1983

37
4 3
Keith LeGree is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Keith LeGree Guard

1994 - 1996

38
4 3
Art Long is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Art Long Power forward

1994 - 1996

39
4 3
Phil Wheeler is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Phil Wheeler

1953 - 1956

40
3 2
Ralph Davis is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Ralph Davis Shooting guard

1957 - 1960

41
3 2
Tony Yates is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Tony Yates Point Guard

1960 - 1963

NCAA champion (1961, 1962)

42
2 1
Derrek Dickey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Derrek Dickey Small forward

1970 - 1973

43
6 6
Lloyd Batts is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Lloyd Batts Forward, Guard

1971 - 1974

44
3 3
Jim Holstein is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Jim Holstein Small forward

1949 - 1952

45
2 2
Louis Banks is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Louis Banks Guard

1987 - 1991

46
5 6
Jim Ard is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center

1967 - 1970

47
3 4
Wayne Stevens is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Wayne Stevens Small forward

1955 - 1958

48
1 2
Roland West is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Roland West Forward

1964 - 1967

49
4 6
Donald Little is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Cincinnati Basketball Players of All Time
Donald Little Center

1999 - 2002