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The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time 

Ranker NCAA Basketball
Updated March 4, 2020 6.4k votes 1.2k voters 31.7k views 35 items

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Gonzaga basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Gonzaga Bulldogs of all-time. This list of famous Gonzaga men's basketball players includes current and former players from the school's roster, 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 Gonzaga University men's basketball team history include John Stockton, Kelly Olynyk, Domantas Sabonis, and Adam Morrison. Who is the best Gonzaga Bulldog ever?

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

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John Stockton is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Spokane, Washington

Age: 57

Teams: Utah Jazz

Bulldogs career: 1980 - 1984

John Houston Stockton (born March 26, 1962) is an American retired professional basketball player. He spent his entire NBA career (1984–2003) as a point guard for the Utah Jazz, and the team ...more

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Domantas Sabonis is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Center / Power forward from Portland, Oregon

Age: 23

Number: 11

Teams: Indiana Pacers

Bulldogs career: 2015 - 2016

Domantas Sabonis (born May 3, 1996) is a Lithuanian professional basketball player for the Indiana Pacers of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He previously played in Spain for Unicaja ...more

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Adam Morrison is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard and Small forward from Glendive, Montana, United States of America

Age: 35

Teams: Charlotte Bobcats

Bulldogs career: 2003 - 2006

Adam John Morrison (born July 19, 1984) is an American retired professional basketball player. Morrison played for three years at Gonzaga University and was considered to be one of the top ...more

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Rui Hachimura is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Forward from Toyama, Japan

Number: 9

Teams: Washington Wizards

Bulldogs career: 2016 - 2019

Rui Hachimura (born February 8, 1998) is a Japanese professional basketball player for the Washington Wizards of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball for the ...more
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Kelly Olynyk is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Toronto, Canada

Age: 28

Number: 13

Teams: Miami Heat

Bulldogs career: 2009 - 2013

Kelly Tyler Olynyk ( oh-LIN-ik; born April 19, 1991) is a Canadian professional basketball player for the Miami Heat of the National Basketball Association (NBA). He played college basketball in ...more

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Brandon Clarke is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time

Teams: Memphis Grizzlies

Bulldogs career: 2018-2019

Brandon Clarke (born September 19, 1996) is a Canadian professional basketball player for the Memphis Grizzlies. He played college basketball for the Gonzaga Bulldogs. He was drafted 21st ...more

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Zach Collins is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time

Bulldogs career: 2016 - 2017

Zach Collins (born November 19, 1997) is an American professional basketball player for the Portland Trail Blazers of the National Basketball Association. He played college basketball for the ...more

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Ronny Turiaf is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Le Robert, Martinique

Age: 36

Number: 21

Teams: Los Angeles Lakers

Bulldogs career: 2001 - 2005

Ronny Turiaf (born January 13, 1983) is a French retired professional basketball player who played 10 seasons in the National Basketball Association (NBA). Turiaf grew up in Martinique then ...more

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Nigel Williams-Goss is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time

Bulldogs career: 2016 - 2017

Nigel Williams-Goss (born September 16, 1994) is an American professional basketball player for Olympiacos of the Greek Basket League and the EuroLeague. He was selected by the Utah Jazz, with ...more
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Dan Dickau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Portland, Oregon

Age: 41

Teams: Dallas Mavericks, Atlanta Hawks, Portland Trail Blazers, Boston Celtics, New Orleans Pelicans, + more

Bulldogs career: 2000 - 2002

Daniel David "Dan" Dickau (born September 16, 1978) is a retired American professional basketball player who currently works as an on-air broadcaster for the Pac-12 Network, CBS Sports ...more
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Kevin Pangos is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Tomas Geniunas added

Age: 26

Number: 4

Bulldogs career: 2011-2015

Kevin Joseph Pangos is a Canadian college basketball player for the Gonzaga Bulldogs of the West Coast Conference. He was named the 2015 WCC player of the year, as well as a third-team ...more
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Kyle Wiltjer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward and Center from Portland, Oregon

Age: 27

Number: 33

Bulldogs career: 2014 - 2016

Kyle Gregory Wiltjer (born October 20, 1992) is a Canadian-American professional basketball player who plays for Türk Telekom of the Turkish Basketball Super League. He spent two seasons of ...more
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Jeremy Pargo is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Chicago, Illinois

Age: 33

Number: 0

Bulldogs career: 2005 - 2009

Jeremy Raymon Pargo (born March 17, 1986) is an American professional basketball player who last played for Maccabi Tel Aviv of the Israeli Premier League and the EuroLeague. Standing at 6 ft 2 ...more

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Robert Sacre is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Center from Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Age: 30

Number: 50

Bulldogs career: 2007 - 2012

Robert Sacre (born June 6, 1989) is a former professional basketball player who last played for the Sun Rockers Shibuya of the Japanese B.League. A dual citizen of both the United States and ...more
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Frank Burgess is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard from Eudora, Arkansas

Teams: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Bulldogs career: 1959 - 1961

Franklin D. "Frank" Burgess (March 9, 1935 – March 26, 2010) was an American standout college basketball player and, later, a United States District Judge of the United States District ...more
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Blake Stepp is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard from Eugene, Oregon

Age: 37

Bulldogs career: 2000 - 2004

Blake Roy Stepp (born February 4, 1982) is an American retired professional basketball player. After a standout prep career at South Eugene High School and college career at Gonzaga University, ...more
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Elias Harris is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Elias Harris Power forward from Speyer, Germany

Age: 30

Number: 20

Bulldogs career: 2009 - 2013

Elias Harris (born July 6, 1989) is a German-American professional basketball player who currently plays for Brose Bamberg of the Basketball Bundesliga. He played college basketball at Gonzaga ...more
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Richie Frahm is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Richie Frahm Shooting guard and Guard from Battle Ground, Washington

Age: 42

Number: 24

Teams: Portland Trail Blazers, Houston Rockets, Seattle Supersonics, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers

Bulldogs career: 1996 - 2000

Richard Anthony Frahm (born August 14, 1977) is an American former professional basketball player. After he went undrafted following a college career at Gonzaga University and brief overseas ...more
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Casey Calvary is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
rikmoz64 added Casey Calvary Power forward and Center from Würzburg, Germany

Age: 40

Bulldogs career: 1997-2001

Casey Calvary is a retired American basketball player. He played professionally in Japan, the United States, Spain and Australia, including two seasons in the Australian National Basketball
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Matt Santangelo is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
rikmoz64 added Matt Santangelo

Bulldogs career: 1996-2000

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Filip Petrusev is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Filip Petrusev

Bulldogs career: 2018 - present

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Austin Daye is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Forward from Irvine, California

Age: 31

Number: 5

Bulldogs career: 2007 - 2009

Austin Darren Daye is an American professional basketball player who currently plays for the Atlanta Hawks of the National Basketball Association. The 6'11" small forward played college ...more
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David Stockton is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time

Number: 11

Bulldogs career: 2010 - 2014

David Stockton (born June 24, 1991) is an American professional basketball player for Medi Bayreuth of the German Basketball Bundesliga. He played college basketball for Gonzaga University and ...more
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Mike Champion is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Champion Power forward from Everett, Washington

Age: 55

Teams: Seattle Supersonics

Bulldogs career: 1983 - 1987

Mike O. Champion (born April 5, 1964) is an American professional basketball player. He was a 6'10", 230 lb. power forward and played for the NBA's Seattle SuperSonics during the 1988-89 ...more
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Bill Quigg is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Gonzaga Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Quigg

Bulldogs career: 1970 - 1971