College Basketball The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time  

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

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?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Clemson Tigers roster has the starting five: Marcquise Reed, Gabe DeVoe, Aamir Simms, David Skara, and Elijah Thomas.

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.

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Horace Grant is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Horace Grant Power forward, Center - 1983–1987

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Larry Nance is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Larry Nance Power forward, Center - 1977–1981

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Vincent Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
great8 added Vincent Hamilton Guard - 1980 -1985 The Only Tiger player in history with over 1500 points 600 rebounds and 300 assist.

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Tree Rollins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Tree Rollins Center - 1973–1977

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Dale Davis is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Dale Davis Power forward, Center - 1987–1991

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Elden Campbell is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Elden Campbell Center - 1986–1990

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Trevor Booker is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Trevor Booker Power forward - 2006–2010

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Banks McFadden is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Banks McFadden 1938-1939

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Skip Wise is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Skip Wise 1974–1975

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K. J. McDaniels is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
K. J. McDaniels Forward - 2011–2014

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Jaron Blossomgame is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Jaron Blossomgame 2013–2017

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Greg Buckner is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Greg Buckner Shooting guard, Small forward - 1994–1998

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DeAndre Hopkins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
DeAndre Hopkins 2010-2011

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Harvey Grant is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Harvey Grant Power forward - 1984–1985

The Best Oklahoma Sooners Basketball Players Ever

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Devin Gray is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Devin Gray 1991–1995

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Akin Akingbala is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Akin Akingbala Power forward, Center - 2002–2006  

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Eric Burks is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Eric Burks 1990–1992

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Sharone Wright is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Sharone Wright Power forward, Center - 1991–1994

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Will Solomon is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Will Solomon Point guard, Shooting guard - 1998–2001

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Chris Whitney is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Whitney 1991–1993

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Terrell McIntyre is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Terrell McIntyre 1995–1999

The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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Billy Williams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Billy Williams Shooting guard - 1977–1980

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Tanner Smith is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Tanner Smith 2008–2012

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Cliff Hammonds is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Cliff Hammonds 2004–2008

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Olu Babalola is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Olu Babalola 2001–2005

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Randolph Mahaffey is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Randolph Mahaffey 1964–1967  

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Jerai Grant is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Jerai Grant 2007–2011

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Landry Nnoko is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Landry Nnoko Center - 2012–2016

The Female Gymnasts That Keep You Tuned In

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Stan Rome is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Stan Rome 1978-1979

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Milton Jennings is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Milton Jennings Forward - 2009–2013

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Sharrod Ford is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Sharrod Ford Power forward, Center - 2001–2005

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Joe Ward is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Joe Ward 1981–1982

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Iker Iturbe is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Iker Iturbe 1994–1998

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Vernon Hamilton is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Vernon Hamilton 2003–2007

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Andrius Jurkūnas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Andrius Jurkūnas 1995–2000

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Mitchell Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Mitchell Wiggins Shooting guard - 1979–1980

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Harold Jamison is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Harold Jamison Power forward - 1995–1999

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Clarke Bynum is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Clarke Bynum 1980-1984

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Terrence Oglesby is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Terrence Oglesby 2007–2009

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K. C. Rivers is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
K. C. Rivers Shooting guard, Small forward - 2005–2009

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Tomas Nagys is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Tomas Nagys 1999-2003

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Andre Young is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Andre Young 2008–2012

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Shawan Robinson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Shawan Robinson 2002–2006  

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Karolis Petrukonis is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Karolis Petrukonis 2006–2010

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James Mays is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
James Mays Forward, Power forward - 2004–2008

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Keith Walker is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Keith Walker 1978–1981

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Artūras Javtokas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Clemson Basketball Players of All Time
Artūras Javtokas 1999–2000