NCAA The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History  

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

Many colleges have storied traditions of tremendous Men's NCAA basketball programs. When thinking of some of the absolute best of all time, the Kentucky Wildcats have to be on the short list. Including the best players to watch in March Madness 2018, here is a list of the best Kentucky Wildcats of all time! The best Kentucky Wildcats in the history of their men's basketball program. Take a look at this list of Kentucky Wildcats basketball players and vote up your favorites!
 
From all time greats like Brandon Knight to Demarcus Cousins, to other players you might not remember so well, this is a great list of the top Kentucky Wildcats basketball players. So, take a look at these great Kentucky Wildcats and vote up the players that you think are truly some the greatest Kentucky basketball players of all time.
 
Who are the greatest Kentucky Wildcats? Who do you think are the best Kentucky Wildcats of al time?

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Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Anthony Davis Power forward, Center

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608 208
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
John Wall Point guard

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Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Karl-Anthony Towns

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DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Devin Booker Forward-center

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Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Rajon Rondo Point guard

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Jamal Mashburn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Jamal Mashburn Small forward

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Tayshaun Prince is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Tayshaun Prince Small forward, Power forward

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Dan Issel is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Dan Issel Power forward, Center

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Antoine Walker is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Antoine Walker Small forward, Power forward

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De'Aaron Fox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added De'aaron Fox

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Kenny Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Kenny Walker Small forward

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Tony Delk is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Tony Delk Point guard, Shooting guard

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Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Julius Randle Power forward

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Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Rex Chapman Shooting guard

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Eric Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Eric Bledsoe Point guard

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Jamal Murray is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Jamal Murray

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Pat Riley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Pat Riley

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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Michael Kidd-Gilchrist Forward

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Malik Monk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Malik Monk

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Tyler Ulis is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Tyler Ulis

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Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Sam Bowie Center

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Jack Givens is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Jack Givens Shooting guard, Small forward

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Kyle Macy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kyle Macy

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Willie Cauley-Stein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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Patrick Patterson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Patrick Patterson Power forward, Center

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Louie Dampier is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Louie Dampier Point guard, Shooting guard

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Derek Anderson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Derek Anderson Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

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Brandon Knight is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Brandon Knight Point guard

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Jodie Meeks is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Jodie Meeks Shooting guard

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Darius Miller is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Darius Miller

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Jeff Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Jeff Sheppard

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Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Cliff Hagan Shooting guard, Small forward

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Ron Mercer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Ron Mercer Small forward

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Travis Ford is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Travis Ford

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Walter McCarty is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Walter McCarty Power forward

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Chuck Hayes is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Chuck Hayes Power forward, Center, Forward-center

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Keith Bogans is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Keith Bogans Shooting guard, Small forward

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Nazr Mohammed is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Nazr Mohammed Center

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Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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Rick Robey is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Rick Robey Power forward, Center

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Kevin Grevey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Grevey Shooting guard, Small forward

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Alex Groza is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Alex Groza Center

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Ralph Beard is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Ralph Beard

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Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Knox

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Bill Spivey is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Bill Spivey

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Wallace Jones is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Wallace Jones Power forward

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Cotton Nash is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Cotton Nash

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Terrence Jones is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Terrence Jones Forward

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Bam Adebayo is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Bam Adebayo