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
836 174
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

2
658 222
John Wall is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

3
597 206
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

4
574 187
Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

5
473 223
Devin Booker is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Forward-center

6
453 216
Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

7
421 200
Jamal Mashburn is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Small forward

8
351 162
Dan Issel is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

9
239 98
Antoine Walker is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Small forward, Power forward

10
282 132
Tayshaun Prince is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Small forward, Power forward

11
280 107
De'Aaron Fox is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

12
180 64
Kenny Walker is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Small forward

13
225 106
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard

14
204 88
Tony Delk is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard, Shooting guard

15
236 93
Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Power forward

16
214 96
Jamal Murray is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

17
280 139
Eric Bledsoe is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Point guard

18
141 50
Pat Riley is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

19
202 108
Michael Kidd-Gilchrist is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Forward

20
192 80
Malik Monk is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

21
122 40
Kyle Macy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

22
225 118
Tyler Ulis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added

23
166 79
Jack Givens is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard, Small forward

24
176 81
Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Center

25
170 90
Willie Cauley-Stein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

26
129 70
Patrick Patterson is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Power forward, Center

27
98 42
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 63
Louie Dampier is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Point guard, Shooting guard

29
174 109
Brandon Knight is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Point guard

30
121 70
Jodie Meeks is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard

31
76 35
Jeff Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

32
75 37
Darius Miller is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

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

34
105 52
Ron Mercer is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Small forward

35
95 59
Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Shooting guard, Small forward

36
87 60
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
41 8
Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

38
66 46
Walter McCarty is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Power forward

39
50 29
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 48
Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

41
68 49
Nazr Mohammed is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Center

42
33 7
Shai Gilgeous-Alexander is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

43
52 24
Rick Robey is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Power forward, Center

44
48 21
Alex Groza is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Center

45
60 31
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 24
Richie Farmer is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

47
46 20
Ralph Beard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

48
30 7
Bam Adebayo is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added

49
56 29
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Center

50
41 26
Wayne Turner is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added