College Sports The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History  

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List Rules Vote up the best players in the history of Kansas Jayhawks Men's Basketball

Many colleges have long-standing traditions of NCAA basketball that breed great talent for the NBA. When thinking of some of the best college basketball programs of all time, the Kansas Jayhawks are, without a doubt, one of the best. KU! Rock Chalk! Including some of the best players to watch in March Madness 2018, here is a list of the best Kansas Jayhawks of all time! Take a look at this list of Kansas Jayhawks basketball players and vote up your favorites!

From all time greats like Wilt Chamberlain and Paul Pierce, to other players that saw their best days come at the college level, this a great list of the top Kansas Jayhawks basketball players. So, take a look at these great Kansas Jayhawks and vote up the players that you think deserve a spot on this all time best list. Who would be on your all time Kansas Jayhawks starting five?

Who are the best Jayhawks of all time? Who do you think are the greatest Kansas Jayhawks ever? Be sure to vote up your favorites!
 

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445 46
Wilt Chamberlain is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History

2
356 100
Paul Pierce is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Small forward

3
332 115
Danny Manning is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward

4
190 72
Joel Embiid is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added

5
183 86
Frank Mason III is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Jeremy Hunt added

6
192 92
Kirk Hinrich is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Point guard, Shooting guard

7
193 94
Jo Jo White is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History

8
232 121
Mario Chalmers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Point guard

9
259 139
Andrew Wiggins is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History

10
155 82
Nick Collison is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

11
94 41
Josh Jackson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History

12
123 67
Raef LaFrentz is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

13
118 64
Sherron Collins is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Point guard

14
82 37
Marcus Morris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Power forward

15
75 33
Markieff Morris is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Power forward

16
119 67
Clyde Lovellette is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

17
102 54
Jacque Vaughn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Point guard

18
100 53
Brandon Rush is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Shooting guard, Small forward

19
138 85
Perry Ellis is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward

20
90 48
Drew Gooden is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

21
56 26
Thomas Robinson is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Power forward

22
51 23
Cole Aldrich is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Center

23
76 46
Wayne Simien is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward

25
50 28
Ben McLemore is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added

26
37 20
Darnell Valentine is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added

27
34 18
Scot Pollard is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Power forward, Center

28
16 3
Devonte' Graham is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
jackieson2004 added

Guard Big 12 player of the year amazing 3 point shot

29
38 26
Jeff Withey is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Center

30
27 17
Rex Walters is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added

31
28 18
Keith Langford is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Shooting guard

32
26 19
Jerod Haase is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Jerod Haase

University of California, Berkeley from 1992 to '93, and then transferred to the University of Kansas to play under Roy Williams from 1994 to '97. On March 25, 2016, Haase was named head coach at Stanford University

33
45 39
Dave Robisch is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

34
24 23
Aaron Miles is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Point guard

35
30 31
Tyshawn Taylor is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
John Petty added Point guard

36
21 22
Sasha Kaun is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Center

37
16 17
Adonis Jordan is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
AdamH added Adonis Jordan

38
21 23
Walt Wesley is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
John Petty added Center

39
5 7
Kawhi Leonard is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
skilerfortner22 added Shooting guard, Small forward

40
2 4
Wayne Selden is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
jackieson2004 added Wayne Selden

41
31 42
Bill Bridges is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Power forward, Center

42
18 27
Dean Smith is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Tom Derr added

43
24 58
Greg Dreiling is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kansas Jayhawks History
Center