College Basketball The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time  

Ranker NCAA Basketball
586 votes 106 voters 44 items

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.

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Jeff Grayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jeff Grayer 1984–1988  

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Jeff Hornacek is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jeff Hornacek Shooting guard - 1982–1986

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Fred Hoiberg is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Fred Hoiberg Shooting guard, Small forward - 1991–1995

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Marcus Fizer is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Marcus Fizer Power forward - 1997–2000

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Barry Stevens is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Barry Stevens 1981–1985

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Jamaal Tinsley is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jamaal Tinsley Point guard - 1999–2001  

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Monté Morris is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Monté Morris 2013–2017

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Georges Niang is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Georges Niang Forward - 2012–2016

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Royce White is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Royce White Power forward - 2011–2012

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Melvin Ejim is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Melvin Ejim Forward - 2010–2014

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DeAndre Kane is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
DeAndre Kane Guard - 2013–2014  

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Gary Thompson is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Gary Thompson 1954–1957

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Zaid Abdul-Aziz is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Zaid Abdul-Aziz Power forward, Center - 1965–1968

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Will Blalock is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Will Blalock Point guard - 2003–2006

The Greatest Iowa Basketball Players of All Time

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Don Medsker is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Don Medsker 1956-1958

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Craig Brackins is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Craig Brackins Power forward - 2007–2010  

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Kelvin Cato is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Kelvin Cato Center - 1995–1997

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Curtis Stinson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Curtis Stinson Point guard, Shooting guard, Guard - 2003–2006

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Hercle Ivy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Hercle Ivy 1972-1976

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Ray Wehde is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Ray Wehde 1947-1948

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Dedric Willoughby is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Dedric Willoughby 1995-1997

The Greatest Defenders in NFL History

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Abdel Nader is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Abdel Nader Guard, Forward - 2014–2016

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Delmar Diercks is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Delmar Diercks 1951-1953

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Dean Uthoff is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Dean Uthoff 1976-1980

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Waldo Wegner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Waldo Wegner 1934-1937

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Jackson Vroman is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jackson Vroman Power forward, Center - 2002–2004

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Loren Meyer is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Loren Meyer Center - 1991–1995

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Mike Taylor is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Mike Taylor 2006–2007

The Bustiest Athletes That Make You Love Sports

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Victor Alexander is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Victor Alexander Power forward, Center - 1987–1991

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Andrew Parker is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Andrew Parker 1974-1976

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Sam Hill is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Sam Hill 1983-1987

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Robert Estes is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Estes 1978-1982

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Bill Cain is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Bill Cain 1967-1970

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Hank Whitney is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Hank Whitney 1958–1961

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Robert Wilson is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Robert Wilson 1971-1974

37 Celebrities Who Played High School Basketball

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Tom O'Connor is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Tom O'Connor 1972-1973

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Clint Harris is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Clint Harris 1971-1973

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Marv Straw is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Marv Straw 1961-1963

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Vince Brewer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Vince Brewer 1960-1963

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Martinez Denmon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Martinez Denmon 1971-1973

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Tom Schafer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Tom Schafer 1985-1987

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John McGonigle is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
John McGonigle 1965-1968

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Art Johnson is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Art Johnson 1974-1976

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Jack Flemming is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Greatest Iowa State Basketball Players of All Time
Jack Flemming 1933-1935