College Basketball The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time  

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

Iowa State basketball fans, we’re ranking the best Iowa State Cyclones of all-time. This list of Iowa State 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 Iowa State University men's basketball team history include Jeff Hornacek, Fred Hoiberg, Barry Stevens, and Georges Niang. Who is the best Iowa State Cyclone ever?

In the 2017-18 NCAA Division I men’s basketball season, the Iowa State Cyclones roster has the starting five: Donovan Jackson, Lindell Wigginton, Zoran Taley, Cameron Lard, and Solomon Young. 

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

list ordered by

1
58 21
Monté Morris is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Monté Morris

2013–2017

2
52 18
Georges Niang is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Forward -

2012–2016

3
47 15
Fred Hoiberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard, Small forward -

1991–1995

4
55 21
Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Shooting guard -

1982–1986

5
40 11
Marcus Fizer is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

1997–2000

6
35 8
Jamaal Tinsley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard -

1999–2001

 

7
28 7
Melvin Ejim is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Forward -

2010–2014

8
33 11
Jeff Grayer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time

1984–1988

 

9
28 12
Barry Stevens is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time

1981–1985

10
26 11
DeAndre Kane is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Guard -

2013–2014

 

11
28 13
Royce White is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward -

2011–2012

12
24 10
Abdel Nader is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Guard, Forward -

2014–2016

13
25 11
Gary Thompson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Gary Thompson

1954–1957

14
19 7
Craig Brackins is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Craig Brackins Power forward -

2007–2010

 

15
19 8
Kelvin Cato is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1995–1997

16
19 10
Dedric Willoughby is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Dedric Willoughby

1995-1997

17
13 5
Will Blalock is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Will Blalock Point guard -

2003–2006

18
12 5
Victor Alexander is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1987–1991

19
15 8
Don Medsker is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Don Medsker

1956-1958

20
15 8
Zaid Abdul-Aziz is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

1965–1968

21
12 6
Curtis Stinson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Point guard, Shooting guard, Guard -

2003–2006

22
15 12
Waldo Wegner is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Waldo Wegner

1934-1937

23
9 6
Loren Meyer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Center -

1991–1995

24
8 5
Hercle Ivy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Hercle Ivy

1972-1976

25
7 4
Andrew Parker is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Andrew Parker

1974-1976

26
8 6
Mike Taylor is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Taylor

2006–2007

27
8 6
Jackson Vroman is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Power forward, Center -

2002–2004

28
5 3
Robert Estes is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Estes

1978-1982

29
8 7
Dean Uthoff is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Dean Uthoff

1976-1980

30
6 7
Sam Hill is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Sam Hill

1983-1987

31
13 15
Ray Wehde is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Ray Wehde

1947-1948

32
8 10
Delmar Diercks is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Delmar Diercks

1951-1953

33
5 7
Vince Brewer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Vince Brewer

1960-1963

34
4 6
Tom Schafer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Tom Schafer

1985-1987

35
6 9
John McGonigle is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
John McGonigle

1965-1968

36
5 8
Hank Whitney is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Hank Whitney

1958–1961

37
7 11
Bill Cain is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Cain

1967-1970

38
4 8
Martinez Denmon is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Martinez Denmon

1971-1973

39
2 6
Tom O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Tom O'Connor

1972-1973

40
5 10
Marv Straw is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Marv Straw

1961-1963

41
2 7
Robert Wilson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Wilson

1971-1974

42
1 6
Clint Harris is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Clint Harris

1971-1973

43
1 7
Art Johnson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Art Johnson

1974-1976

44
1 9
Jack Flemming is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jack Flemming

1933-1935