The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Clemson basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Clemson Tigers of all-time. This list of Clemson 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 Clemson University men's basketball team history include Horace Grant, Elden Campbell, Tree Rollins, and K. J. McDaniels. Who is the best Clemson Tiger ever?
Vote up the ones you think are the greatest Clemson basketball players in Tigers history. Feel free to add any Tiger freshmen, NBA rookies, or Clemson alumni missing from the list.
- Age: 57
- Teams: Orlando Magic, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics, Chicago Bulls
Clemson career: 1983–1987Horace Junior Grant (born July 4, 1965) is an American retired basketball player. He attended and played college basketball at Clemson University before playing professionally in the National ...more
- Age: 64
- Teams: Phoenix Suns, Cleveland Cavaliers
Clemson career: 1977–1981Larry Donnell Nance Sr. (born February 12, 1959) is an American retired professional basketball player. A 6 ft 10 in (2.08 m) forward from Clemson University, Nance played 13 seasons (1981–1994) in ...more
- Age: 54
- Teams: Indiana Pacers, Portland Trail Blazers, Golden State Warriors, Detroit Pistons
Clemson career: 1987–1991Elliott Lydell "Dale" Davis (born March 25, 1969) is an American former professional basketball player who played center and power forward. During his playing days, he was listed at 6'11" and 252 ...more
- Age: 67
- Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Houston Rockets, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers, Detroit Pistons
Clemson career: 1973–1977Wayne Monte "Tree" Rollins (born June 16, 1955) is an American retired professional basketball player who played 18 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) for the Atlanta Hawks, ...more
- Age: 54
- Teams: Brooklyn Nets, Charlotte Hornets, Los Angeles Lakers, Seattle Supersonics, New Orleans Pelicans
Clemson career: 1986–1990Elden Jerome Campbell (born July 23, 1968) is an American retired professional basketball player who played as a power forward and center in the National Basketball Association (NBA).
- Age: 46
- Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers, Minnesota Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets
Clemson career: 1994–1998Gregory Derayle Buckner (born September 16, 1976) is an American former professional basketball player who is served an assistant coach for the Memphis Grizzlies of the NBA. Selected in the second ...more