NCAA The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Iowa basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Iowa Hawkeyes of all-time. This list of Iowa 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 Iowa men's basketball team history include B. J. Armstrong, Ronnie Lester, Reggie Evans, and Jeff Horner. Who is the best Iowa Hawkeye ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Iowa Hawkeyes roster has the starting five: Jordan Bohannon, Isaiah Moss, Tyler Cook, Jack Nunge, and Luke Garza.

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

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11 0
Kevin Gamble is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
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1985-1987

2
47 9
Ronnie Lester is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Ronnie Lester

1976–1980

3
41 7
Roy Marble is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Roy Marble

1985–1989

4
46 10
B. J. Armstrong is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1985–1989

5
26 4
Greg Stokes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Greg Stokes Power forward, Center -

1981–1985

6
13 1
Chris Street is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
wingsauce7 added Chris Street power forward -

1990-1993

7
24 5
Fred Brown is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time

1969–1971

8
31 11
Acie Earl is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1989–1993

9
26 8
Andre Woolridge is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Andre Woolridge

1994–1997

10
26 8
Bob Hansen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time

1979–1983

11
29 13
Reggie Evans is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

2000–2002

12
26 11
Jess Settles is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Jess Settles

1993-1999

13
19 8
Don Nelson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time

1959–1962

14
25 15
Aaron White is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Aaron White Forward, Power forward -

2011–2015

15
26 16
Jarrod Uthoff is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Jarrod Uthoff

2013–2016

16
26 17
Peter Jok is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Peter Jok

2013–2017

17
11 3
Kevin Boyle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Kevin Boyle

1978-1982

18
13 5
Ed Horton is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Ed Horton Power forward -

1985–1989

19
15 7
Brad Lohaus is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1982–1987

 

20
15 7
John Johnson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time

1968–1970

21
15 7
Ryan Bowen is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

1994–1998

22
23 15
Roy Devyn Marble is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Swingman -

2010–2014

23
11 5
Chris Kingsbury is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Chris Kingsbury

1992-1996

24
12 6
Kenny Arnold is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Kenny Arnold

1980-1982

25
10 5
Michael Payne is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Michael Payne

1981-1985

26
14 9
Dean Oliver is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Dean Oliver

1997–2001

27
11 6
Greg Brunner is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Greg Brunner

2002-2006

28
16 11
Adam Haluska is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

2004–2007

29
16 11
Jeff Horner is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Jeff Horner

2002–2006

30
9 6
Carl Cain is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Carl Cain

1953–1956

31
9 6
Sharm Scheuerman is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Sharm Scheuerman

1953–1956

32
6 3
Bruce King is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Bruce King

1973-1977

33
6 3
Ricky Davis is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
wingsauce7 added Shooting guard, Small forward

34
7 5
Gerry Wright is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Gerry Wright

1985-1987

35
6 4
Glenn Vidnovic is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Glenn Vidnovic

1967-1970

36
6 4
Steve Krafcisin is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Krafcisin

1977-1981

37
7 6
Vince Brookins is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Vince Brookins

1977-1981

38
6 5
Les Jepsen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Les Jepsen Center -

1986–1990

39
6 5
Bill Logan is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Logan

1953–1956

40
13 13
Pierre Pierce is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Pierre Pierce

2001–2005

41
8 8
Herb Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Herb Wilkinson

1944–1947

42
8 8
Sam Williams is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Sam Williams

1966–1968

43
7 7
Steve Carfino is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Steve Carfino

1980–1984

44
6 6
Chuck Darling is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Chuck Darling

1949–1952

45
5 5
Dave Gunther is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Dave Gunther

1956–1959

46
4 4
Frank Calsbeek is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Frank Calsbeek

1950-1951

47
11 12
Russ Millard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Russ Millard

1991-1996

48
8 9
Murray Wier is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Murray Wier

1945–1948

49
8 9
Clayton Wilkinson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Clayton Wilkinson

1944-1945

50
5 6
Chad Calabria is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time
Chad Calabria

1965-1968