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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795 170
Anthony Davis is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Anthony Davis Power forward, Center

2
627 213
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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575 196
DeMarcus Cousins is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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552 176
Karl-Anthony Towns is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Karl-Anthony Towns

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453 216
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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435 206
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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406 195
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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273 124
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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340 156
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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228 94
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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175 60
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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264 101
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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199 83
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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215 103
Rex Chapman is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Rex Chapman Shooting guard

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226 88
Julius Randle is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
MichaelBurns added Julius Randle Power forward

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274 135
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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205 92
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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135 45
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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195 106
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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180 78
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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172 78
Sam Bowie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Sam Bowie Center

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216 115
Tyler Ulis is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
JeremiahMoses added Tyler Ulis

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164 76
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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118 37
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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161 87
Willie Cauley-Stein is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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124 69
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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97 40
Derek Anderson is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Derek Anderson Point guard, Shooting guard, Small forward

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114 61
Louie Dampier is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Louie Dampier Point guard, Shooting guard

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169 107
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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118 69
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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74 34
Jeff Sheppard is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Jeff Sheppard

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73 36
Darius Miller is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Darius Miller

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102 51
Ron Mercer is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Ron Mercer Small forward

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62 32
Travis Ford is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Travis Ford

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93 58
Cliff Hagan is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Cliff Hagan Shooting guard, Small forward

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86 59
Chuck Hayes is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Chuck Hayes Power forward, Center, Forward-center

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66 44
Walter McCarty is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
bigulcards added Walter McCarty Power forward

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72 47
Frank Ramsey is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History

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66 46
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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34 7
Kevin Knox is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Knox

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48 28
Keith Bogans is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Keith Bogans Shooting guard, Small forward

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51 23
Rick Robey is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Rick Robey Power forward, Center

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47 20
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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59 30
Kevin Grevey is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Kevin Grevey Shooting guard, Small forward

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72 63
Terrence Jones is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Terrence Jones Forward

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40 23
Wayne Turner is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Wayne Turner

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45 19
Ralph Beard is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Ralph Beard

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55 28
Jamaal Magloire is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
Goo19 added Jamaal Magloire Center

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41 17
Bill Spivey is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Bill Spivey

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48 23
Cotton Nash is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Basketball Players in Kentucky History
TRENT13 added Cotton Nash