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The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated November 19, 2019 3.7k votes 661 voters 16.9k views 27 items

List Rules Vote up the greatest men's basketball players in Georgia Tech history

Many colleges have storied traditions of tremendous Men's NCAA basketball programs. When thinking of some of the absolute best of all time, the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets have to be on the short list. Here is a list of the best Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets of all time! The best Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the history of their men's basketball program. Take a look at this list of Georgia Tech basketball players and vote up your favorites! 

From all time greats like Chris Bosh and Mark Price, to other players you might not remember so well, this is a great list of the top Georgia Tech basketball players. So, take a look at these great Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and vote up the players that you think are truly some the greatest Georgia Tech basketball players of all time. Who are the greatest Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets ever? Who do you think are the best Yellow Jackets of al time?
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Mark Price is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Bartlesville, Oklahoma, United States of America

Age: 55

Teams: Washington Wizards, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers, Golden State Warriors

1982 - 1986

William Mark Price (born February 15, 1964) is an American former basketball player and coach. He was most recently the head coach of the UNC Charlotte 49ers. As a player, he played for 12 ...more

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Chris Bosh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Dallas, Texas, United States of America

Age: 35

Number: 1

Teams: Toronto Raptors

2002 - 2003

Christopher Wesson Bosh (born March 24, 1984) is an American former professional basketball player. A high school "Mr. Basketball" in Texas, Bosh left Georgia Tech after one season to ...more

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Kenny Anderson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from New York City, New York, United States of America

Age: 49

Teams: Indiana Pacers, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers, Brooklyn Nets, Boston Celtics, + more

1989 - 1991

Ken or Kenneth Anderson may refer to:

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#315 of 733 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #102 of 133 The Best Boston Celtics of All Time #72 of 150 The Greatest Point Guards in NBA History

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Stephon Marbury is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard and Shooting guard from Coney Island, New York City, New York, United States of America

Age: 42

Teams: Phoenix Suns, Brooklyn Nets, Minnesota Timberwolves, New York Knicks

1995 - 1996

Stephon Xavier Marbury (born February 20, 1977) is an American former basketball player. He was selected out of Georgia Tech by the Milwaukee Bucks with the 4th overall pick in the 1996 NBA ...more

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Dennis Scott is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Dennis Scott Small forward from Hagerstown, Maryland

Age: 51

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Phoenix Suns, Orlando Magic, Vancouver Grizzlies, Minnesota Timberwolves, + more

1987 - 1990

Dennis Eugene Scott (born September 5, 1968) is an American retired professional basketball player. A 6 ft 8 in (2.03 m) small forward from Georgia Tech, and the 1990 ACC Men's Basketball Player ...more
6
John Salley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from New York City, New York, United States of America

Age: 55

Teams: Los Angeles Lakers, Toronto Raptors, Miami Heat, Detroit Pistons, Chicago Bulls

1982 - 1986

John Thomas Salley (born May 16, 1964) is an American retired professional basketball player, and talk show host. He was the first player in NBA history to win championships with three ...more

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Jarrett Jack is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Fort Washington, Maryland

Age: 36

Number: 2

Teams: Portland Trail Blazers

2002 - 2005

Jarrett Matthew Jack (born October 28, 1983) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Sioux Falls Skyforce of the NBA G League. He attended four high schools in ...more

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Matt Harpring is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Cincinnati, Ohio, United States of America

Age: 43

Teams: Utah Jazz, Philadelphia 76ers, Orlando Magic, Cleveland Cavaliers

1994 - 1998

Matthew Joseph Harpring (born May 31, 1976) is a retired American professional basketball player who played 11 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA) and is currently paired with ...more
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Derrick Favors is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Atlanta, Georgia

Age: 28

Number: 22

Teams: New Orleans Pelicans

2009 - 2010

Derrick Bernard Favors (born July 15, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for the New Orleans Pelicans of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Favors played college ...more

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#132 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #397 of 733 The Top NBA Players Of All Time #156 of 165 The Greatest NBA Centers of All Time

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Travis Best is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 47

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Indiana Pacers, Brooklyn Nets, Miami Heat, Chicago Bulls

1991 - 1995

Travis Best, (born July 12, 1972) is an American former professional basketball player, who played in the NBA and in Europe.
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Tom Hammonds is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward from Fort Walton Beach, Florida

Age: 52

Teams: Washington Wizards, Charlotte Hornets, Minnesota Timberwolves, Denver Nuggets

1985 - 1989

For American sportscaster, see Tom Hammond.Tom Edward Hammonds (born March 27, 1967) is a retired American professional basketball player and National Hot Rod Association drag racer. He was born ...more
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Jon Barry is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Oakland, California

Age: 50

Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Sacramento Kings, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Golden State Warriors, + more

1990 - 1992

Jon Alan Barry (born July 25, 1969) is an American former basketball player and current television analyst for ABC and ESPN.

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#139 of 213 The Best White Players in NBA History #30 of 86 The Best Second-Generation NBA Players Of All Time #51 of 57 NBA Players Who Played For 8 Or More Teams

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Thaddeus Young is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Small forward and Power forward from New Orleans, Louisiana

Age: 31

Number: 21

Teams: Chicago Bulls

2006 - 2007

Thaddeus Charles Young Sr. (born June 21, 1988) is an American professional basketball player for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for ...more

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#202 of 294 The Top 100+ NBA Players Today #32 of 78 The Best Philadelphia 76ers of All Time #587 of 733 The Top NBA Players Of All Time

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Iman Shumpert is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Oak Park, Illinois

Age: 29

Number: 9

Teams: Houston Rockets

2008 - 2011

Iman Asante Shumpert ( EE-mahn; born June 26, 1990) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Houston Rockets of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Shumpert ...more

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Duane Ferrell is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Baltimore, Maryland

Age: 54

Teams: Indiana Pacers, Atlanta Hawks, Golden State Warriors

1984 - 1988

Duane Ferrell (born February 28, 1965) is retired American professional basketball player.
16
Brian Oliver is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Brian Oliver

Age: 51

Teams: Washington Wizards, Atlanta Hawks, Philadelphia 76ers

1986 - 1990

Brian Oliver is the name of: Brian Oliver (athlete) (1929–2015), Australian 1956 Olympic Games competitor Brian Oliver (basketball, born 1968), American former professional basketball player; ...more
17
Drew Barry is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 46

Teams: Atlanta Hawks, Seattle Supersonics, Golden State Warriors

1992 - 1996

Drew William Barry (born February 17, 1973) is an American retired professional basketball player. He is the son of Basketball Hall of Famer Rick Barry and has four brothers: Scooter, Jon, ...more

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#173 of 213 The Best White Players in NBA History #47 of 86 The Best Second-Generation NBA Players Of All Time #79 of 196 The Best NBA Players from California

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Will Bynum is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Chicago, Illinois

Age: 36

Number: 12

Teams: Golden State Warriors

2003 - 2005

William Bynum (born January 4, 1983) is an American professional basketball player for Yeşilgiresun Belediye of the Turkish Basketball Super League (BSL). He played college basketball for the ...more
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Anthony Morrow is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Charlotte, North Carolina

Age: 34

Number: 23

2004 - 2008

Anthony Jarrad Morrow (born September 27, 1985) is an American professional basketball player who last played for the Chicago Bulls of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played ...more

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James Forrest is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Charles Rothman added James Forrest

1991 - 1995

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Malcolm Mackey is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Chattanooga, Tennessee

Age: 49

Teams: Phoenix Suns

1989 - 1993

Malcolm Malik Mackey (born July 11, 1970) is a retired American professional basketball player who was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the first round (27th pick overall) of the 1993 NBA draft. ...more
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Craig Neal is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time

Age: 55

Teams: Portland Trail Blazers, Miami Heat, Denver Nuggets

1984 - 1988

Craig Duane Neal (born February 16, 1964) is an American basketball coach and former player. He was selected by the Portland Trail Blazers in the third round (71st pick overall) of the 1988 NBA ...more
23
Marcus Georges-Hunt is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Marcus Georges-Hunt Shooting guard from College Park, Georgia

Age: 25

2012 - 2016

Marcus Georges-Hunt is an American basketball player.
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Alvin Jones is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Luxembourg

Age: 41

Teams: Philadelphia 76ers

1997 - 2001

Alvin Robert Lamar Jones III (born September 9, 1978) is a Luxembourgian-American professional basketball player. A 6'11" (2.11 m), 265 lb (120 kg) center, he attended Kathleen High School ...more
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Michael Devoe is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Georgia Tech Basketball Players of All Time
Michael Devoe

2018 - present