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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605 204
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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531 164
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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553 187
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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436 205
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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414 198
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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390 191
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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261 119
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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331 151
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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216 91
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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167 58
Kenny Walker is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Kenny Walker Small forward

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De'Aaron Fox is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added De'aaron Fox

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188 80
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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213 83
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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195 91
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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174 75
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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160 74
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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111 34
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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153 83
Willie Cauley-Stein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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118 67
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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110 59
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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113 67
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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45 25
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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45 18
Alex Groza is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Alex Groza Center

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Kevin Grevey is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Grevey Shooting guard, Small forward

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

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Wallace Jones is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Wallace Jones Power forward

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Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Knox

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

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