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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1
828 173
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

2
650 220
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

3
594 204
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

4
571 185
Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

5
469 222
Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Forward-center

6
451 213
Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

7
421 199
Jamal Mashburn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Small forward

8
351 161
Dan Issel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

9
239 97
Antoine Walker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Small forward, Power forward

10
281 131
Tayshaun Prince is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Small forward, Power forward

11
276 106
De'Aaron Fox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

12
180 63
Kenny Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Small forward

13
224 105
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard

14
203 87
Tony Delk is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard, Shooting guard

15
233 92
Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Power forward

16
212 95
Jamal Murray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

17
278 138
Eric Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Point guard

18
139 49
Pat Riley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

19
201 107
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Forward

20
191 79
Malik Monk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

21
122 39
Kyle Macy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

22
166 78
Jack Givens is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard, Small forward

23
223 117
Tyler Ulis is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

24
176 80
Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Center

25
169 89
Willie Cauley-Stein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

26
128 69
Patrick Patterson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

27
98 41
Derek Anderson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

28
116 62
Louie Dampier is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Point guard, Shooting guard

29
121 69
Jodie Meeks is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard

30
173 108
Brandon Knight is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

31
76 34
Jeff Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

32
75 36
Darius Miller is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

33
68 32
Travis Ford is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

34
104 51
Ron Mercer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Small forward

35
95 58
Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard, Small forward

36
87 59
Chuck Hayes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Power forward, Center, Forward-center

37
40 7
Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

38
66 45
Walter McCarty is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Power forward

39
50 28
Keith Bogans is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Shooting guard, Small forward

40
72 47
Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

41
67 48
Nazr Mohammed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Center

42
52 23
Rick Robey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Power forward, Center

43
31 6
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

44
48 20
Alex Groza is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Center

45
60 30
Kevin Grevey is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Shooting guard, Small forward

46
41 23
Richie Farmer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

47
46 19
Ralph Beard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

48
56 28
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Center

49
42 17
Bill Spivey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

50
49 23
Cotton Nash is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added